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Romancing Through Italy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,810. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Readers will delight sharing a journey of discovery that reveals not just the places, but the people and mysteries of an ancient land.The world's most desired destination, Italy provides a colorful and scenic background to adventures and misadventures. Emperors and cave-dwellers, elderly goat-herds and ghost towns come to life in visits to the hidden corners of the cradle of modern civilization.
The Scholars
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,120. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
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1873 - Two young scholars form an unlikely alliance and travel to Florence to study an obscure Aztec history. Will they discover Montezuma's lost treasure? Or something even more valuable?
Sandro Botticelli And Simonetta Vespucci In Renaissance Florence, Italy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » History » Renaissance
The details of Simonetta Vespucci's life have been obscured in many respects by a litany of romantic works in the years after her very untimely death at age 23. She was revered by Florentines after she wed a member of the Vespucci family and relocated south of her home in Genoa. Numerous men idolized her including the Medici brothers and the artist who painted her most notably, Sandro Botticelli.
Un balcon sur l'Arno
Price: $7.37 USD. Words: 120,680. Language: French. Published: January 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
De Paris à Florence, deux jeunes étudiants en histoire de l'art, tous deux descendants d'amis de la Reine Marie Antoinette, s'engagent dans la plus étrange des aventures qui les mènera à traverser le temps jusqu'a l'été 1781. Aurore et François subiront ainsi les sortilèges d'un bijou commandé par Marie Antoinette à un joailier florentin jusqu'au dénouement sur les pelouses de Trianon.
Florence In Two Days
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 9,970. Language: American English. Published: September 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
This guide covers a short two-days visit to Florence, Italy. There are extensive descriptions and color photos of the attractions for you to use during your visit. It has also listing of many reviews for the best recommended restaurants that are at walking distance from the location where lunch or dinner are planned.
Smart Guide Italy: Florence
Series: Smart Guide Italy. Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 62,920. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Museums of the World
Smart Guide Italy: Florence contains advice and tips that will help newcomers and veteran travelers get the most from their visit to one of Italy's most famous cities. Along with background information to all of Florence's major monuments readers will discover great places to eat, sleep and enjoy the dolce vita in the Tuscan capital: Duomo, Uffizi Galleries, Ponte Vecchio, Palazzo Pitti and more.
A Lovely, Indecent Departure
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 63,860. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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A Lovely, Indecent Departure is the riveting and emotionally-charged debut from a promising new voice in literary thrillers, and a captivating story about a mother’s love and desperation set amidst the heart wrenching landscape of child custody.
The Scribe's Family
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,480. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
An historical novel of unprecedented scope, a family saga enacted on an evolving stage of ten settings, ten eras, ten Golden Ages, spanning five millennia. gilded by a fascinating variety of customs, mores and taboos, trades and religions, traditions and temptations to cunningly beguile the scribe's lively, growing family.