all ebooks in category: Italian History

A House in the Mountains: The Women Who Liberated Italy from Fascism
English | January 21st, 2020 | ISBN: 178474140X, 1784705071 | 416 pages | EPUB | 23.33 MB

The extraordinary story of four courageous women who helped form the Italian Resistance against the Nazis and the Fascists during the Second World War. In …

«The Renaissance Wars in Italy» by Jean de Sismondi
English | ISBN: 9781537819037 | EPUB | 0.3 MB

When Innocent III. died, vast sums began to pour into the Roman banks. It was evident that the Papacy was for sale to the highest …

Galileo Engineer
English | ISBN: 9048186447 | 2010 | 320 pages | PDF | 5 MB

Galileo Galilei (1564–1642), his life and his work have been and continue to be the subject of an enormous number of scholarly works. One of …

«The Eruption of Vesuvius» by 50 Minutes
English | ISBN: 9782806276063 | EPUB | 1.7 MB

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the events of the eruption of Vesuvius in next to no time with this …

«Climb to Conquer: The Untold Story of WWII's 10th Mountain Division Ski Troops» by Peter Shelton
English | ISBN: 9780743253536 | EPUB | 2.8 MB

Few stories from the "greatest generation" are as unforgettable – or as little known – as that of the 10th Mountain Division. Today a versatile …

Isabella d’Este : A Renaissance Princess
English | 2019 | ISBN: 0367002477 | 319 Pages | PDF | 2.74 MB

Isabella d'Este, Marchioness of Mantua (1474-1539), is one of the most studied figures of Renaissance Italy, as an epitome of Renaissance court culture and as …

Binding Passions: Tales of Magic, Marriage, and Power at the End of the Renaissance
English | June 10, 1993 | ISBN: 0195083202 | EPUB | 296 pages | 0.5 MB

Mining the rich Venetian archives, especially the unusually detailed records of Venice's own branch of the Roman Inquisition, Guido Ruggiero provides a strikingly new and …

The Maciste Films of Italian Silent Cinema
English | 2015 | ISBN: 0253017459, 0253017408 | 432 pages | PDF | 9,3 MB

Italian film star Bartolomeo Pagano's "Maciste" played a key role in his nation’s narratives of identity during World War I and after. Jacqueline Reich traces …

The Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Italy: History, politics, society
English | 2015 | ISBN: 0415604176, 1138589578 | 366 pages | PDF | 1,5 MB

The Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Italy provides a comprehensive account of Italy and Italian politics in the 21st Century. Featuring contributions from many leading scholars …

«Delizia!: The Epic History of the Italians and Their Food» by John Dickie
English | ISBN: 9781416554004 | EPUB | 0.9 MB

Buon appetito! Everyone loves Italian food. But how did the Italians come to eat so well? The answer lies amid the vibrant beauty of Italy's …