Encounter the art and architecture, monuments and squares, and canals and vineyards that make Italy one of the most beloved countries in the world. The best of Italy comes to life through its two most enchanting ancient cities and two most sumptuous landscapes—Rome, Venice, Tuscany, and Sicily. Celebrating the magic of Italy’s culture and history, this lushly illustrated book will take you on a tour through the treasures of this country.
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About the Author
Laura Delli Colli was born and works in Rome. She is a journalist for Panorama and La Repubblica and has published many books on Italian customs and the world of Italian show business, including the official biography of Monica Vitti. Danilo Reato was born in Venice and is the author and editor of books on local history and Venetian theater. He has curated exhibitions on Venetian coffeehouses and wrote the volume Venice. Chiara Libero was born in Montagnana (near Padua) and is an art historian, freelance journalist, and translator for Italian publishers. Her preferred topics are psychology, social customs, and tourism; she is also a correspondent for magazines such as Weekend Viaggi. She has written The Lakes of Italy, Florida, California, and London. Giuseppe Lazzaro Danzuso was born in Catania. He is an ANSA editor and a journalist, writing for the newspaper La Sicilia and nature magazines in Italy and abroad. He has written many tourist guides, documentaries, and books on the culture and traditions of Sicily.