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Seductive Venice: In Casanova's Footsteps
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,200. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
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Seductive Venice takes readers on seven walking tours of Venice to over 90 locations Giacomo Casanova visited--churches, bridges, statues, alleys, and canals, all with helpful maps. Discover where this famous lover gambled, drank, cajoled, loved, spied, and seduced. Historical sidebars and Casanova’s own words punctuate this entertaining romp through the life of Venice’s most famous lover.
The Doge and other stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,610. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » General
"...If history was made by the victims / it would be / a time made by minutes / of incessant and springing up ants / yet one by an intent to be..." so the great poet Alfonso Gatto wrote. History is made by so many little men and gestures. In "The Doge and other stories" they are gathered some little gestures that have changed the course of the history, extraordinary stories seen in their humanity.
The Ottoman Turks Against Europe (16th c.)
Price: $1.20 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
This is the story of the Ottoman Turks and their conquests during the 15th and 16th c.
Τhe partition of Italy (15th -16th c.)
Price: $1.20 USD. Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 16th Century
This is a brief history about political partition of Italy (15th -16th c.).
An unknown conspiracy of the Venetian nobility (1537-1540).
Price: $1.20 USD. Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 16th Century
This is the story of an unknown conspiracy of the Venetian nobility that took place in Venice during the third Venetian-Turkish war (1537-1540)
Blood is Water
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,500. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The story of a family, or better of families, told in an original way. It rebuilds uses, habits, ideas and education in the Italian aristocratic world between 1800 and the first half of the twentieth century. Written with irony and without prejudices, this autobiographical novel deals with Italian, British and Russian ancestors, and it is set between Florence and Lucca in Tuscany and also Venice.
Soap Opera Uncensored: Issue 34
Price: Free! Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Weekly summary of soap opera's hottest news, stories, humour, gossip, blind items, top stars/stories/couples/characters to watch, snark galore, review, and analysis.
Cloaks of Vermin and Fish
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,400. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Twins, thieves, and idiots, Italo and Vincenzo are drawn into a complex web of intrigue that would baffle and befuddle smarter men, but not these twins! Follow Italo and Vincenzo as they stumble on to a dark cult bent on destroying Renaissance Venice and find themselves in the middle of a feud between Venice’s Assassins’ and Thieves’ guild. Will dumb luck be enough to save the city? Find out!
The Ex
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 103,790. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
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John Croydon is out of his depth. His latest client is classy and beautiful, and she's being stalked by her fiance's ex-wife, who is threatening to disrupt the wedding, or worse. Can Croydon persuade this inconvenient ex to leave the happy couple alone? Problem is, she's going to take a lot of persuading. Because she's dead. Has been dead for some time. And she isn't looking pretty.
Smart Guide Italy: Grand Tour Rome, Florence, Venice and Naples
Series: Smart Guide Italy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,560. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Museums of the World
Grand Tour Rome, Florence, Venice and Naples combines four of Italy's most fascinating cities in one practical guide. Now travelers with the time and energy to set-off on their own Grand Tour can get useful sight, entertainment, dining, accommodation, and transport information. Grand Tour is written by full-time residents, features a convenient TOC and provides plenty of insight into Italy.