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The horses of St Mark's : a story of triumph in Byzantium, Paris and Venice

Author: Charles Freeman
Publisher: London : Abacus, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A mini epic - how a particular set of artistic treasures from the classical world, the horses of St Mark's Basilica, interacted with two thousand years of European history.

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Freeman
ISBN: 0349115451 9780349115450
OCLC Number: 60418107
Notes: Originally published: London: Little, Brown, 2004.
Description: 298 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Charles Freeman.

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Lucid and engaging SUNDAY TELEGRAPH Freeman, in the best tradition of Herodotus, provides numerous engaging digressions BBC HISTORY

 
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