Books tagged: italian renaissance

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From Mountains of Ice
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,380. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2009 by Five Rivers Publishing Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Sylvio spent the past decade banished from Simare’s court, stripped of land, ancestral home and title. And now, after a decade, he is called back to the capitol, summoned by his Prince whom he suspects is a patricide and insane. His very life is in danger and with it the country he has served through all his days.
Heritage Italian-American Style/Patrimonio Italo Americano
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 148,650. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Reference
The book for Italians - and those who wish they were! Revised bilingual edition has been expanded from 1492 to 1776 fact-filled questions that highlight the endless contributions made by Italians and Italian Americans to western civilization. From Julius Caesar to Mayor Rudolph Giuliani, from Galileo to Sinatra - who says education can't be fun? The “original” Italian cultural compendium.
The Gondola Maker
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,060. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
*Silver IPPY Award for Best Adult Fiction Ebook* In 16th-century Venice, the heir to a family boatyard rejects his destiny but is drawn to restore an old gondola with the dream of taking a girl for a ride.
Tears of Stone
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 141,270. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Three men, tied together by a single story, reaching across 1500 years, seeking to tell how the Roman Empire met its tragic end. A fugitive, a spy, and an investigator. Each faces the challenges of his own world, each involved in a journey that defines his life.
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.