The Walls of Constantinople
"[...]to the left stands a frowning ruin, a Genoese castle, commanding the entrance for many miles round the open sea and the rolling, wooded heights of Asia inland. Intensely interesting are the naval exploits of the city republics of Italy during the Middle Ages. It is not easy to realize the power developed by such towns as Pisa, Genoa, and Venice, and the enormous importance of the part they took in the development of Europe. Other cities are so much overshadowed by[...]."
- Paperback | 152 pages
- 152.4 x 228.6 x 7.11mm | 240.4g
- 10 Mar 2015
- Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
- United States
- black & white illustrations