Venice

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Thomas Madden's portrait of Venice uses long-buried archival material to trace the history of this unique city from its humble origins as a lagoon refuge to its zenith as a vast maritime empire and Renaissance epicentre, and its rebirth as a modern tourist hub. Featuring the personal stories of doges, merchants and famous figures such as Marco Polo, Casanova and Lord Byron, Madden's Venice is the rich popular history that this city deserves.

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Venice

Venice

A New History

Viking2012

Hardback464pp159x235mm

9780670025428     Product Code: 217113

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Thomas Madden's portrait of Venice uses long-buried archival material to trace the history of this unique city from its humble origins as a lagoon refuge to its zenith as a vast maritime empire and Renaissance epicentre, and its rebirth as a modern tourist hub. Featuring the personal stories of doges, merchants and famous figures such as Marco Polo, Casanova and Lord Byron, Madden's Venice is the rich popular history that this city deserves.

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