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Venice, a Maritime Republic

Venice, a Maritime Republic

by Frederic C. Lane

  • HISTORY
  • 1973
  • PAPER
  • 505 PAGES

A wonderfully written history of the Venetian empire, engrossing in its scholarly detail. Lane (who has also written a book on Venetian ships) focuses on the history of trade from the origin of the city in the 6th century to modern times. With drawings, maps, and archival photos.  (ITL24, $35.00)


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