Chronicles of Old Rome: Exploring Italy's Eternal City, Paperback / softback Book

Chronicles of Old Rome: Exploring Italy's Eternal City Paperback / softback

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Discover" la dolce vita" on this grand tour of Italy s historic capital told through 30 dramatic true stories spanning nearly 3,000 years, plus detailed walking tours complete with easy-to-read maps.

From the Curia Pompei, site of Julius Caesar s assassination in 44 BC, to the Borgia Apartments in the Vatican, see the real-life places where history happened in this richly illustrated guide.

Along with infamous power games between heroes and villains, you will find Rome s smart and powerful women, such as Agrippina, St.

Agnes, Margherita, Artemisia, and more. Then relax like Goethe and Keats at the Cafe Greco, Rome s chicest coffee bar since 1760, or visit the Palazzo Colonna, the site of Audrey Hepburn s "Roman Holiday.""

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  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: Maps; Halftones, color
  • Publisher: Museyon Guides
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Travel & holiday
  • ISBN: 9780984633449

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