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by Valerio Massimo Manfredi
Translated from the Italian by Christine Feddersen-Manfredi. The oldest part was of stone, covered with ancient handmade roof tiles lichen-stained yellow and green on the north side, while the newer part was in brick.
Translated from the Italian by Christine Feddersen-Manfredi. There was a pretty courtyard at the back, a tool shed and a hayloft. The land to the south hosted a dozen rows of big gnarled olive trees laden with fruit, as well as low vines still hanging with clusters of violet grapes and leaves that had started to turn bright red.
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Manfredi Valerio Massimo. Translated from the Italian by Christine Feddersen-Manfredi.
Valerio Massimo Manfredi (born 8 March 1942) is an Italian historian, writer, essayist, archaeologist and journalist
Valerio Massimo Manfredi (born 8 March 1942) is an Italian historian, writer, essayist, archaeologist and journalist. He was born in Piumazzo di Castelfranco Emilia province of Modena and, after getting a degree in Classical Arts at the University of Bologna, he became an archaeologist at the Catholic University of Milan, specialising in the topography of the Ancient World.
Valerio Massimo Manfredi is an archaeologist and scholar of the ancient Greek and Roman world. Almost like it was written by someone else - not vintage Manfredi at all, except the final third or so of the book, when it regains his old magic touch. But, an interesting read nevertheless. He is the author of 16 novels, which have won him literary awards and have sold 12 million copies. I still will never miss out on any new Manfredis!
Valerio Massimo Manfredi. Remember? If you don’t find the animal I’ll have more maimed bodies on my autopsy table.
Valerio Massimo Manfredi. I have no doubts about that,’ answered La Bella, ‘although that statement cannot be made with absolute certainty. Would you care to take a look yourself?’He got up and walked towards the cooler. Reggiani wanted to say no, he would not care to take a look, but he obediently followed the doctor. FB2 PDF MOBI TXT RTF. Converted file can differ from the original. If possible, download the file in its original format.
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From the international bestseller Valerio Massimo Manfredi, Wolves of Rome is a historical . Valerio Massimo Manfredi. The first title in an international blockbuster trilogy of brutal passion and grand adventure in ancient Greece
From the international bestseller Valerio Massimo Manfredi, Wolves of Rome is a historical thriller about two brothers and the betrayal of Teutoburg Forest that devastated the Roman Empire. Divided by an empire. The first title in an international blockbuster trilogy of brutal passion and grand adventure in ancient Greece. This is the story of a boy, born to a great king - Philip of Macedon - and his sensuous queen, Olympias.
An ancient crime, with a curse that remains
In the darkest hours of the night at the Museum of Volterra, young archaeologist Fabrizio Castellani is immersed in his work. He has discovered that the famous Etruscan statue known as "the shade of twilight" contains a mysterious object, seemingly enclosed within the sculpture itself. He is suddenly interrupted by a phone call from an icy female voice, warning him to abandon his research at once. A series of gruesome killings follow. The victims, who have all been involved in the desecration of an unexplored tomb, seem to be have been torn to pieces by a beast of unimaginable size. Meanwhile, as Fabrizio excavates the Etruscan tomb he discovers something extraordinary, and chilling. Will Fabrizio manage to unravel these secrets without being sucked into the spiral of violence himself?