By Claudia Baldoli
Offering a fashion into each one interval of Italian historical past, the booklet brings Italy's previous to lifestyles with extracts from poetry, novels and track. Drawing at the most modern study released in English and Italian, this is often the precise creation for all these drawn to Italy's cultural and social prior and its importance for the country's current.
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