South of the Alps, North of the Po - Travel Notes from Twelve Italian CitiesEriksen, Trond Berg: Sør for Alpene, nord for Po - Reisenotater fra tolv italienske byer
This is a cultural-historical journey to twelve cities in northern Italy. The author calls attention to some of the cultural treasures of Lombardy and Venice, drawing on his vast store of knowledge to provide a detailed account of the buildings, ruins, streets and market squares. He enthusiastically describes the distinctive features of the landscape, culture and people. The book is beautifully illustrated by Tor Furulund.
Praise for SOUTH OF THE ALPS, NORTH OF THE PO:
"Spiritual and entertaining...the perfect gift"
An English sample translation of Sør for Alpene, nord for Po is available.
First published: 1997, Aschehoug Non-Fiction
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