The Land of Piceno

The Land of Piceno
Author : Phoebe Leed
Publisher : Rondini Press
Total Pages : 204
Release : 2021-07-01
ISBN 10 : 9781735853208
ISBN 13 : 1735853208
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Indigenous peoples cancelled by a burgeoning empire. Devastating earthquakes level ancient monuments. Marauding invaders loot and pillage art treasures. And yet, verdant hillsides ripple with vineyards and olive groves. The dramatic blue Sibillini Mountains shelter shepherds, freedom fighters, and necromancers. Lined with palms and orange trees, the luxurious Adriatic coast is monitored by medieval towers and pagan temples. This is the Land of Piceno--Le Marche, Italy--whose founding symbol, Picus, sacred woodpecker of Mars, guides us through the vicissitudes of time.

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