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The eighth wonder of the world : a novel

Autore: Leslie Epstein
Pubblicazione: New York : Handsel Books/Other Press, ©2006.
Edizione/Formato:   Libro a stampa : Fiction : EnglishVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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When Benito Mussolini announces a worldwide competition for a monument to celebrate his victory over Ethiopia, the winning design is an almost unimaginable mile-high tower, La Vittoria, created by the famed American architect, Amos Prince. In his struggle to bring this modern Babel to completion in the face of every conceivable obstaclei̮ncluding Mussolini's wavering support and loss of power, and the vicissitudes  Per saperne di più…
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Genere/formato: History
Fiction
Informazioni aggiuntive sul formato: Online version:
Epstein, Leslie.
Eighth wonder of the world.
New York : Handsel Books/Other Press, ©2006
(OCoLC)607800092
Online version:
Epstein, Leslie.
Eighth wonder of the world.
New York : Handsel Books/Other Press, ©2006
(OCoLC)629878517
Persona nominata: Benito Mussolini; Joseph Goebbels; Pius, Pope; Joseph Goebbels; Benito Mussolini; Pius, Pope
Tipo materiale: Fiction, Risorsa internet
Tipo documento Libro, Risorsa Internet
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Leslie Epstein
ISBN: 1590512502 9781590512500
Numero OCLC: 62896471
Descrizione: x, 461 pages ; 24 cm
Altri titoli: 8th wonder of the world
Responsabilità: Leslie Epstein.
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When Benito Mussolini announces a worldwide competition for a monument to celebrate his victory over Ethiopia, the winning design is an almost unimaginable mile-high tower, La Vittoria, created by the famed American architect, Amos Prince. In his struggle to bring this modern Babel to completion in the face of every conceivable obstaclei̮ncluding Mussolini's wavering support and loss of power, and the vicissitudes of a world warP̮rince will losehis family, his native country, and perhaps even his mind.

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