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Venice : A Maritime Republic

Venice, a Maritime Republic "Frederic Lane has achieved what is the often unfulfilled dream of every historian who has devoted his entire work to the exploration of partial aspects of a single broad subject: he has given us a comprehensive, thoughtful, readable, beautifully illustrated general history of Venice from the origins to the beginning of decline."--'Speculum.' Full description

Important places

Alexandria (266)
Florence (542)
Genoa (63)
Venice (842)


Firenze (569)
Venezia (843)
Kriti (117)
Genova (67)
Al Iskandariyah (266)


Egypt (2,000)
France (7,260)
United Kingdom (21,421)
Italy (5,202)
Greece (1,635)
Cyprus (113)

Other geographical areas

Riviera (25)
Crete (62)
Liguria (104)
Tuscany (837)
Veneto (954)
Northern Africa (2,841)
Africa (5,755)
Southern Europe (7,123)