This Is Rome by Miroslav Sasek
  

This Is Rome

Written by Miroslav Sasek
Illustrated by
Part of the This Is ... Series

Synopsis

This Is Rome by Miroslav Sasek

In this book, Sasek does a superb job of presenting the Eternal City as it might appear to a young tourist - as a kaleidoscopic array of strange and fascinating sights with its gaily garbed theological students, whizzing Vespas, imposing relics of antiquity, all of the things which make Rome like to other city in the world.

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Very little can match the pleasure of first discovering that, with the right book, you can journey around the world from the comfort of your favorite armchair. ..Sasek's beloved series of children's travel books will easily evoke rambling urges in readers young and old alike, and stir up pleasant nostalgia in those experienced enough to have traveled to the places portrayed. We easily lost ourselves in the colorful world of This is Rome.. Gayot

About the Author

M. Sasek was born in 1916 in Prague, Czechoslovakia. An author and illustrator, he is best remembered for his classic stories on the great cities of the world. He died in 1980.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
64 pages

Author

Miroslav Sasek
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Publisher

Universe Publishing

Publication date

13th February 2007

ISBN

9780789315496


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