Trieste and the Meaning of Nowhere

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9780571204434: Trieste and the Meaning of Nowhere

Fine cloth copy in an equally fine dw, now mylar-sleeved. Particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered. FLATSIGNED by the author.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 194 pages; Physical desc. : 194 p. : illus. ; 24 cm. Subjects: Morris, Jan, (1926- )- Travel - Italy - Trieste. Trieste (Italy) - Description and travel. Trieste (Italy) - History. Summary: Evoking the whole of Trieste's modern history, from its explosive growth to wealth and fame under the Habsburgs, through the years of Fascist rule to the miserable years of the Cold War, when rivalries among the great powers prevented its creation as a free city under United Nations auspices, Trieste and the Meaning of Nowhere is neither a history nor a travel book; like the place, it is one of a kind.

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JAN MORRIS
Published by FABER AND FABER (2001)
ISBN 10: 0571204430 ISBN 13: 9780571204434
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Book Description FABER AND FABER, 2001. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110571204430

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