City of the Soul

City of the Soul
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Pris
229,- 229,-
E-Bok
Format E-Bok
Kopisperre Teknisk DRM
Filformat ePUB
Utgivelsesår 2007
Forlag Crown/Archetype
Språk Engelsk
ISBN 9780307420442
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Om City of the Soul

One lifetime is not enough for Rome, the famous saying goes, and anyone whos ever been there knows these words to be true. In City of the Soul, William Murray begins to show us why.Growing up in Rome and spending much of his life in the city, William Murray is an expert guide as he takes us on an intimate walking tour of some of Romes most glorious achievements, illuminating the history and the mythology that define the city. Murray leads us through the centro, the citys historic downtown center. He writes about the Villa Borghese, the Piazza di Spagna, and the Trevi Fountain and describes such singular attractions as the Capuchin Church of Santa Maria della Concezione, whose macabre crypt has impressed visitors from Mark Twain to the Marquis de Sade. As he walks, he reveals stories that only a longtime resident would know, capturing the sights, sounds, and flavors that make Rome a combination of the deep past and the ever-sensual present.


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