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story of Perugia

Margaret Symonds

story of Perugia

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Published by Dent, Dutton in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Perugia (Italy)
    • Subjects:
    • Perugia (Italy) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Margaret Symonds and Lina Duff Gordon. Illustrated by Helen M. James.
      SeriesMediaeval towns
      ContributionsGordon, Lina Duff, b. 1874.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDG975.P4 S9 1927
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 329 p.
      Number of Pages329
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5845763M
      LC Control Number62003976
      OCLC/WorldCa3442075

      Richard Zacks (?) was born in Savannah, Georgia but grew up in New York City. He was a Classical Greek major at the University of Michigan and studied Arabic in Cairo, Italian in Perugia, and French in the vineyards of France/5. The church of Sant’Angelo in Perugia, built over a former pagan temple around the 5th and 6th centuries AD, is one of Italy’s oldest extant churches outside of Rome. The political-power gap during the Middle Ages was quickly filled by the Lombard Duchy of Spoleto from the 6th to the 13th centuries, until Umbria became a papal territory.


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