Oxford Illustrated History of Italy

ISBN-10: 0192854445
ISBN-13: 9780192854445
Edition: 1997
Authors: George Holmes
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Book details

List price: $31.95
Copyright year: 1997
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 5/24/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 400
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 2.442
Language: English

From the Roman Empire to the present day, this is the story of Italy. Until just over a century ago, Italy did not exist as a political unit, yet it was both the heart of the Christian Church and the seedbed for the extraordinary cultural flowering that was the Renaissance. In the middle ages, the merchants of Florence, Genoa, and Venice bridged Asia and Europe with their trading and financial activities, yet Italy remained a region of fiercely independent city-states. In the nineteenth century an upsurge of nationalist fervour was channelled by Garibaldi into a victorious war against Italy's Habsburg overlords. A political vision was finally realized and the nation of Italy was created. This extensively illustrated survey by twelve leading historians offers a fascinating introduction to the history and culture of Italy.

From Augustus to Theodosius: Invention and Decline
The Medieval Centuries 400-1250: A Political Outline
Politics and Society 1250-1600
Renaissance Culture
Italy 1600-1796
Culture in the Age of Baroque and Roccoco
Italy 1796-1870: The Age of the Risorgimento
Nineteenth-Century Italian Culture
Politics and Society 1870-1915
Italy 1915-1945: Politics and Society
Twentieth-Century Culture
Italy since 1945

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