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Description de l’éditeur

In 1787, the beautiful Lucia is married off to Alvise Mocenigo, scion of one of the most powerful Venetian families. But their life as a golden couple will be suddenly transformed when Venice falls to Bonaparte. We witness Lucia's painful series of miscarriages and the pressure on her to produce an heir; her impassioned affair with an Austrian officer; the glamour and strain of her career as a hostess in Vienna; and her amazing firsthand account of the defeat of Napoleon in 1814. With his brave and articulate heroine, Andrea di Robilant has once again reached across the centuries, and deep into his own past, to bring history to rich and vivid life on the page.

GENRE
Biographies et mémoires
SORTIE
2008
22 janvier
LANGUE
EN
Anglais
LONGUEUR
384
Pages
ÉDITEUR
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
TAILLE
3.2
Mo

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