The Middle Sea: A History of the Mediterranean

The Middle Sea: A History of the Mediterranean

John Julius Norwich


This full of life and dramatic ebook brings roaring to lifestyles the grand sweep of 5,000 years of heritage within the cradle of civilization.A wonderfullyillustrated account of the civilizations that rose and fell at the lands bordering the Mediterranean, The center Sea represents the end result of an excellent historian’s unheard of paintings and scholarship. John Julius Norwich offers exceptional graphics of the Phoenicians, the Egyptians, the Greeks, the Romans, the Byzantines, the Arabs, the French, the Venetians, the Popes, and the pirates of the Gulf. chiefly, he deftly lines the intermingling of historic conflicts and sleek sensibilities that shapes lifestyles this day at the beaches of the center Sea.

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