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Midnight in Sicily: on Art, Food, History, Travel and La Cosa Nostra

Midnight in Sicily: on Art, Food, History, Travel and La Cosa Nostra (Paperback)

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A journey into the heart of Sicily, using art, food, history and literature to shed light on southern Italy's legacy of political corruption and violent crime. The book takes as its starting point the ongoing trial of seven-times Prime Minister Giulio Andreotti.

History & PoliticsRegional & national historyEuropean historyTravel & MapsTravel writing Publisher: Vintage Publishing Publication Date: 01/05/1999 ISBN-13: 9781860465970  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Peter Robb was born in Toorak in 1946 and grew up in Australia and New Zealand. He arrived in Europe in 1971, working as a night-club bouncer in England, a philologist in Finland, and a teacher in France. He returned to Australia in the mid '70s and there taught English to immigrants. In 1978 he set off for South America, but he got no further than Naples. He spent the next 15 years in southern Italy teaching and writing. He has recently completed a book on Carvaggio entitled M.

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