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Byzantium and Venice: A Study in Diplomatic and Cultural Relations

Byzantium and Venice

A Study in Diplomatic and Cultural Relations

Cambridge University Press (1992)
AU$45.10

This book traces the diplomatic, cultural and commercial links between Constantinople and Venice.

The City: A World History

The City

A World History

Oxford University Press (2015)
AU$21.65

The City: A World History depicts the rise of urban centers from the middle of the fourth century...

Venice, the Tourist Maze: A Cultural Critique of the World’s Most Touristed City

Venice, the Tourist Maze

A Cultural Critique of the World’s Most Touristed City

University of California Press (2004)
AU$48.80

"The tourist Venice is Venice," Mary McCarthy once observed—a sentiment very much in line with...

Amsterdam: A brief life of the city

Amsterdam

A brief life of the city

Random House (2010)
AU$14.99

A magnet for trade and travellers from all over the world, stylish, cosmopolitan Amsterdam is a city...

Paris Dreams, Paris Memories: The City and Its Mystique

Paris Dreams, Paris Memories

The City and Its Mystique

Stanford University Press (2011)
AU$36.50

A clear-eyed exploration of the world's most glamorous city as a historical composite of several...

World City
Wiley (2013)
AU$43.95

Cities around the world are striving to be 'global'. This book tells the story of one of them, and...

Hong Kong
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2011)
AU$27.25

In its last days under British rule, the Crown Colony of Hong Kong is the world's most exciting...

Theory and Practice in Heritage and Sustainability: Between past and future

This book explores cultural sustainability and its relationships to heritage from a wide...

Paris, Paris: Journey into the City of Light

Paris, Paris

Journey into the City of Light

David Downie, Diane Johnson and 1 more...
Crown/Archetype (2011)
AU$25.31

“Beautifully written and refreshingly original… makes us see [Paris] in a different light.” -- San...

Venice: History of the Floating City

Venice

History of the Floating City

Cambridge University Press (2016)
AU$31.90

Recounting Venice's unique history from its foundation, this book analyses the city's social,...