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Venice : pure city

Author: Peter Ackroyd; Simon Vance; Tantor Media.
Publisher: Old Saybrook : Tantor Media, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : MP3 : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Peter Ackroyd at his most magical and magisterial--a glittering, evocative, fascinating, story-filled portrait of Venice, the ultimate city. The Venetians' language and way of thinking set them aside from the rest of Italy. They are an island people, linked to the sea and to the tides rather than the land. This latest work from the incomparable Peter Ackroyd, like a magic gondola, transports its listeners to that  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Downloadable audio books
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Additional Physical Format: Source record:
Ackroyd, Peter, 1949-
Venice.
[Old Saybrook, Conn.] : Tantor Media, 2010
(OCoLC)690903367
Material Type: Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Ackroyd; Simon Vance; Tantor Media.
ISBN: 9781400197934 1400197937
OCLC Number: 698376011
Notes: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Unabridged.
Duration: 14:01:57.
Performer(s): Read by Simon Vance.
Description: 1 sound file : digital
Details: Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 201682 KB; MP3 file size: 395471 KB).; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Responsibility: Peter Ackroyd.

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Peter Ackroyd at his most magical and magisterial--a glittering, evocative, fascinating, story-filled portrait of Venice, the ultimate city. The Venetians' language and way of thinking set them aside from the rest of Italy. They are an island people, linked to the sea and to the tides rather than the land. This latest work from the incomparable Peter Ackroyd, like a magic gondola, transports its listeners to that sensual and surprising city ...

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