Italy in the golden centuries

by Indro Montanelli

Publisher: H. Regnery Co. in Chicago

Written in English
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  • Italy -- History -- 1268-1492.

Edition Notes

Translation of L"Italia dei secoli d"oro.

Statement[by] Indro Montanelli and Roberto Gervaso. Translated by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi.
ContributionsGervaso, Roberto, joint author.
LC ClassificationsDG531 .M613
The Physical Object
Pagination260 p.
Number of Pages260
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4753313M
LC Control Number78088849

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