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Augias pictures a city built on passions, village and metropolis at once where all human experience finds its place. The history of Rome could never fit into one book so Augias chooses the stories that he deems befitting of the city’s personality.
Trivia About The Secrets of Ro If the history of humankind is all passion and uproar, then, as the author notes, “for centuries Rome has been the mirror of this history, reflecting with excruciating accuracy every detail, even those that might cause you to avert your gaze.
Jun 20, Garnette rated it it was amazing. Augius is an expert on almost every subject that interests me.
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To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Per ragioni personali ho impiegato quasi un mese a finire questo libro. Instead it felt like Augias included personal recollections within the context of the historical bits that didn’t always seem to make logical sense of why they were included.
Libro molto interessante che spazia dalla storia all’arte. Mar 20, Penny Cipolone rated it really segdeti it.
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Rome provides Augias wi I read the majority of this book while I was sick in bed one weekend. Fun reading in preparation for our trip in March! Transparency Transparent administration Maeci – esteri.
Maybe that’s because these overlap with Augias’ own lifetime and are therefore described more vividly, maybe because I didn’t have as much prior knowledge about Italy under fascism or during and after WWII. It was as though it held more relevance to me since I had read from this book. Roma e i suoi lati sconosciuti o meno noti. Aug 13, Linda rated it liked it. A cross between a travelogue, a history and a memoir.
View all 4 comments. Let’s connect Contact Details Facebook Twitter. Along the way he discusses Caesar, Nero, Michelangelo, and several corrupt Popes. A dizzying array of characters emerges—famous names from history as well as little-known figures from everyday life—as Augias reveals the mysteries and treacherous silences that have shaped the city in ways we can only begin to suspect. Mi aspettavo un qualcosa di simile ad una ‘guida turistica’ ai segreti di Roma.
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Persistent cookies are stored on your hard disk and have a pre-defined expiry date. But is nice in pieces just wish it held foma better. He is an atheist. Ahime, I’ve not been to Rome since then and thus could not put into action all the good ideas in this book to enhance one’s visit.
To ask other readers questions about The Secrets of Romeplease sign up. But there is too much to Rome’s nearly auguas history for a whirlwind tour of a single book.
Of course, antiquity, the Renaissance and World War II feature strongly, but stories from lesser known periods were new to me. Sep 17, Peter Mcloughlin rated it really liked it Shelves: This was a totally enjoyable book; and the better one knows Rome, the more one will enjoy it.
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There are no discussion topics on this book yet. I am ready to go back and look for all these places on my own. The author picks certain buildings or areas in the eternal city and then elaborates on them with stories that span centuries.
The sdgreti also just come to an end.
It is like reading a gossip book about historical figures.