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Rome Is Love Spelled Backward
Language: en
Pages: 303
Authors: Judith Testa
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-04-01 - Publisher: Cornell University Press

A celebration of the art, architecture, and timeless human passion of the Eternal City, Rome Is Love Spelled Backward explores Rome's best-known treasures, often revealing secrets overlooked in conventional guidebooks. With the ancient play on "Roma" and "Amor"—ROMAMOR—Testa invites readers to experience the world's long love affair with one of
An Art Lover's Guide to Florence
Language: en
Pages: 306
Authors: Judith Testa
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-15 - Publisher: Northern Illinois University Press

"No city but Florence contains such an intense concentration of art produced in such a short span of time ... while most guidebooks offer only brief descriptions of a large number of works, with little discussion of the historical background, Judith Testa gives a fresh perspective on the rich and
Ovid and His Love Poetry
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Rebecca Armstrong
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03-02 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Ovid devoted about half of his poetic career to the production of several collections of amatory verse, all composed in elegiac couplets. Indeed, his irrepressible interest in love, sex and elegiac poetry is one of the defining features of his entire output. Here Rebecca Armstrong offers a thematic examination of
When the Extreme Right Is Extremely Wrong
Language: en
Pages: 127
Authors: Luis Fernando Gutierrez
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Trafford Publishing

A timely book for those who enjoy a liberal perspective on both religious and political issues of today. A unique and well-balanced work which focuses on the true Christ and what he was when he came.
50 Places in Rome, Florence and Venice Every Woman Should Go
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Susan Van Allen
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-18 - Publisher: Travelers' Tales

Following the critically acclaimed 100 Places in Italy Every Woman Should Go, Susan Van Allen adds new gems to her selection of the best spots for female travelers in Italy's most popular cities, (Rome, Florence, and Venice), along with enticing Golden Day itineraries to make vacation dreams come true. Like