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Eating Italy: A Chef's Culinary Adventure

Hardback
by Michaud, Jeff
Before award-winning chef Jeff Michaud ever opened the doors of his acclaimed Philadelphia restaurants, he spent three years in northern Italy as a culinary apprentice to master butchers and chefs, immersing himself in the culture and cuisine of the old country. It is safe to say that he never anticipated the romance that would ensue.
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Rome in Detail

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by Gatti, Claudio
Rome is a heady mix of the ancient and modern: the romance of the Roman Forum, the opulence of the Pantheon, the grandeur of Saint Peter's Basilica and the Vatican Museums, and the riveting historical theater of the street. Rome in Detail is the sophisticated traveler's ultimate guide to the Eternal City. With twenty-five walking tours through nine neighborhoods, and complete with eighteen maps, this book i...
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The Secrets of Italy: People, Places, and Hidden Histories

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by Augias, Corrado
There is Michelangelo, but also the mafia. Pavarotti, but also Berlusconi. The debonair Milanese, but also the infamous captain of the Costa Concordia cruise ship. This is Italy, admired and reviled, a country that has guarded her secrets and confounded outsiders for centuries. At a time when this Italian paradox is more evident than ever, cultural authority Corrado Augias poses the puzzling questions: how ...
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The Secrets of Rome: Love and Death in the Eternal City

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by Augias, Corrado
From one of Italy's best-known writers comes an exploration of the Eternal City from a fresh and intriguing new angle. Corrado Augias moves perceptively through twenty-seven centuries of Roman life, shedding new light on a cast of famous, and infamous, historical figures and uncovering secrets and conspiracies that have shaped the city without our ever knowing it. From Rome's origins as Romulus's stomping g...
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Basilica, the Slendour and the Scandal

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by R A Scotti
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Gomorrah: Italy's Other Mafia

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by Saviano, Roberto
Published to coincide with the eponymous blockbuster film, Roberto Saviano's groundbreaking and utterly compelling book is a major international bestseller. Since publishing his searing expose of their criminal activities, the author has received so many death threats from the Camorra that he has been assigned police protection. Known by insiders as 'the System', the Camorra, an organized crime network with...
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Saving Italy: The Race to Rescue a Nation's Treasures from the Nazis

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by Edsel, Robert M.
On the eve of the 1943 invasion of Italy, just weeks before Allied bombs nearly destroyed Leonardo da Vinci's Last Supper in Milan, General Dwight Eisenhower empowered a new kind of soldier to protect mankind's greatest cultural treasures. In May 1944, two unlikely American heroes - an artist and a scholar - embarked from Naples on the treasure hunt of a lifetime, tracking billions of dollars of stolen art,...
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Heel to Toe

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by Lister, Charles
Having walked down the Appian Way for his acclaimed book "Between Two Seas", Charles Lister found himself irresistibly drawn to the land of contrasts that is the extreme south of Italy. A French traveller once observed that Italy south of Naples is Africa, yet this had once been Magna Graecia, a land of luxury, and home of the Sybarites. George Berkely had visited in search of tarantulas, and George Gissing...
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The Volcano Lover

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by Susan Sontag
Susan Sontag’s The Volcano Lover is a novel of complexity, expression and passion set in late nineteenth century Naples, which re-imagines the real life events of the story of Horatio Nelson, Emma Hamilton and her husband, the British Ambassador at the court of Naples, Sir William Hamilton.
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Pompeii - The Day a City Died

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by Etienne Robert
From the NEW HORIZONS series of pocket-sized information books, an introduction to the life and times of Pompeii as revealed by modern archaeology. With foldouts and double-page spreads.
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Pompeii and the Roman Villa

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by Carol Mattusch
From the second century BC onwards, prominent Romans retreated to their villas around the Bay of Naples, a popular holiday spot for relaxation and relief from the pressures of business. The magnificent contents of these sumptuously appointed villas and townhouses are the subject of this book, and with them the breadth and richness of cultural and artistic life in the region. An international team of experts...
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Naples, Capri & the Amalfi Coast

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by Schluter, Andreas
Naples, Capri & the Amalfi Coast Baedeker is divided into four main categories - background, practicalities, tours and A-Z of sites. The guide is introduced by a double spread of sightseeing highlights and special Baedeker best tips. The background section provides facts, history and cultural information on the destination, whilst summary introductions to things such as language, accommodation, transport, f...
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Elliott Erwitt's Rome

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by Elliott Erwitt
For centuries, Rome has exerted a magnetic spell on inhabitants and travelers
alike. Elliott Erwitt delves into the heart of this enduring magnetism. With careful
precision, he lays bare the unflagging spirit of a magnificent metropolis.
Undaunted by history, Erwitt portrays the distinctive mix of ancient glory and
casual indifference which is uniquely Roman. With a blend...
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Art Architecture Design Rome

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by Buscher, Elke
- The ultimate selection of museums, galleries and architectural icons, as well as stylish hotels, restaurants and shops. - An indispensable and inspiring urban guidebook--designed for both natives and novices alike. - Features insider tips, practical travel information and map of mustsee locations. - Comprehensive yet compact, these guides will fit easily into any handbag, backpack or briefcase.
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Living in Tuscany

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by Barbara Stoeltie
Tuscan treasures. Gorgeous homes in the Italian countryside. Under the burning Tuscan sun roll marvelous hills, vineyards, olive groves - all postcard-perfect landscapes nestling medieval towns, rural villas, and contadino farmhouses, endless niches of dreamy dwellings exuding all the charm for which the region is revered. We've tracked down the best examples of such havens - from the typical to the surpris...
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Florence Art And Architecture

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by Paolucci, Antonio
Florence: Art and Architecture combines interesting and clearly written texts with an abundance of pictures. Prominent Florentine scholars and museum directors accompany the reader on a journey to the unique artistic treasures of the city on the Arno. They introduce historical buildings and sculptures in their historical contexts, and lead you through world famous painting galleries such as the Accademia an...
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Rome Art and Architecture Mini

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by Hintzen-Bohlen, Brigitte
The magnificent panorama of the Eternal City unfolds before the readers' eyes this richly illustrated guide. Even into the twentieth century, artists from every corner of the globe were magically drawn to Rome, which served as their model and inspiration. If you are planning to visit Rome or you want to remember the great architecture that you visited, this resource is for you.
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Tuscany Art and Architecture

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by Haegen, Anne Mueller von der
" Each volume of the Art & Architecture series is opulently illustrated. The highly readable texts provide concentrated information on accessing well-known and less-known sites in the world of art. An image of every piece of art that is described is included, allowing readers to easily recognize the original in situ. Insets on cultural and historical topics and illustrated glossaries, summaries and time...
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Venice Art and Architecture Mini

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by Kaminski, Marion
Each volume of the Art & Architecture series is opulently illustrated. The highly readable texts provide concentrated information on accessing well-known and less-known sites in the world of art. An image of every piece of art that is described is included, allowing readers to easily recognize the original in situ. Insets on cultural and historical topics and illustrated glossaries, summaries and timeli...
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Napoli

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