Title: A Brief History of Italy: From 2000 B.C to 2000 A.D
Author: Alfio Caruso
Data:  22006, 415 p., ill., paperback, 2 ed.
Publisher: Salani

 

Description:

This book contains 4,000 years of Italian history, recounting Italy’s past through the major figures, fashions, customs, and inventions of each time period: from Emperor Nero’s fundamental role in the spread of Christianity, to Leonardo da Vinci and Michelangelo’s relationship. A portrait of Italy’s rich past, which is essential for understanding its complex present.