Tilt : A Skewed History of the Tower of Pisa
A detailed chronicle of the famous architectural and cultural structure notes its century-long construction postponement after the erection of the first four stories in 1173; its survival of earthquakes, war, and tourism; the 1360 addition of its bell tower; and the contributions of such figures as Galileo, Machiavelli, and da Vinci. Reprint.
- Paperback | 192 pages
- 127 x 195.6 x 17.8mm | 158.76g
- 01 Jan 2005
- Penguin Putnam Inc
- The Penguin Press
- United States