A Primary Source Cultural GuideBook - 2004
From ancient Etruscan ruins to the grand achievements of the Roman Empire at its height, Italy: A Primary Source Cultural Guide is a fresh examination of one of the most widely known countries. Abundant primary source images complement descriptive text covering important periods in the history of the Italian people. Students will follow Italy's history from its earliest myths such as the legendary story of Romulus and Remus to the historical impact and rise of Fascism and Mussolini. Glorious Renaissance artworks, detailed mosaics, colorful medieval manuscripts, and contemporary printed works also help students relate to Italy's artistic achievements and identity.
Publisher: New York : Rosen Pub. Group's Power Plus Books, 2004
ISBN: 0823938395 (library binding)
Branch Call Number: J945 FAV
Characteristics: 128 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ; 25 cm