Venice, a Maritime Republic (Paperback)

By Frederic Chapin Lane

Johns Hopkins University Press, 9780801814600, 587pp.

Publication Date: November 1, 1973

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Description

Frederic Lane has achieved what is the often unfulfilled dream of every historian who has devoted his entire work to the exploration of partial aspects of a single broad subject: he has given us a comprehensive, thoughtful, readable, beautifully illustrated general history of Venice from the origins to the beginning of decline.--'Speculum.'