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  • A History of Venice

    By John Julius Norwich

    Our Price: $13.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780679721970
    • Publisher: Vintage Books
    • Published: June 1989
    At once the most comprehensive and the most engaging history of Venice available in English, this indispensable work traces the rise of empire of Venice from its 5th century beginnings all the way through until 1797 - when Napoleon putan end to the 1,000-year-old Republic. Bibliography, Index. Illus., b&w photos; 4 maps; 1 chart. 736p.
  • A Short History of Byzantium

    By John Julius Norwich

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780679450887
    • Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
    • Published: March 1997
    The author has reworked into one concise volume the most intriguing and important strands of his three-volume history of the Byzantine Empire. Internationally acclaimed as the 'best narrative available' on the subject. Illus., 8 in full color. 432p.
  • A Short History of Byzantium

    By John Julius Norwich

    Our Price: $19.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780679772699
    • Publisher: Vintage Books
    • Published: December 1998
    In this magisterial adaptation of his epic three-volume history of Byzantium, John Julius Norwich chronicles the world's longest-lived Christian empire. Beginning with Constantine the Great, who in A.D. 330 made Christianity the religion of his realm and then transferred its capital to the city that would bear his name, Norwich follows the course of eleven centuries of Byzantine statecraft and warfare, politics and theoloogy, manners and art. Addenda. B&W illus.
  • A Traveller's Companion to Venice

    By John Julius Norwich

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781566564656
    • Publisher: Interlink Books
    • Published: August 2002
    An anthology of over 200 excerpts and short pieces about the Italian city from the sixth century to the present. They describe the origins in late Roman times, first impressions, various places and features, customs and morals, music, courtesans, eating and drinking, and ceremonies. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
  • Absolute Monarchs

    By John Julius Norwich

    Our Price: $39.99
    • Format: Audio/CD
    • ISBN-13: 9781452654225
    • Publisher: Tantor Media Inc
    • Published: September 2011
    A comprehensive history of the papacy describes the defining relevance of papal authority to the Church, chronicling the unexpectedly violent and colorful historical events that have indelibly shaped the Pope's authority and station.
  • Byzantium: The Early Centuries

    By John Julius Norwich

    Our Price: $22.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780394537788
    • Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
    • Published: 1988
    The story of the Byzantine Empire from its beginnings in AD 330, when Constantine the Great renamed the old Greek city of Byzantium in his own honor, Constantinople, to the emergence of its only European rival, the Holy Roman Empire, with the coronation of Charlemagne on Christmas Day AD 800. Five centuries of bloodshed, controversy, scholarship, and creativity. Illus., 22 color/23 b&w. 408p.
  • Five Centuries of Music in Venice

    By H.C. Robbins Landon

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780028713182
    • Publisher: Schirmer Books
    • Published: October 1991
  • Great Architecture of the World

    By John Julius Norwich

    Our Price: $10.00
    • Format: Oversize Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780306804366
    • Publisher: Da Capo Press
    • Published: March 1991
  • Great Architecture of the World

    By John Julius Norwich

    Our Price: $30.00
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9782852299702
    • Publisher: Random House
    • Published: January 1975
    Text in French.
  • Great Architecture of the World: An Illustrated History from Stonehenge to the Twentieth Century

    By John Julius Norwich

    Our Price: $12.50
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780517256015
    • Publisher: Bonanza Books
    • Published: January 1982
    Describes and illustrates, with photographs, cut-away drawings, and plans, man's greatest architectural achievements from the Pyramids of Giza to the Sydney, Australia, Opera House, explaining all of the world's major architectural styles
  • Paradise of Cities: Venice in the 19th Century

    By John Julius Norwich

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780385509046
    • Publisher: Doubleday
    • Published: October 2003
    Traces the transformation of Venice from a proud independent state into a dazzling dreamscape that attracted artists, writers, and composers from around the world. Tells the story of Venice through the experiences and reactions of such famous nineteenth-century visitors as Napoleon Bonaparte, Lord Byron, John Ruskin, Henry James, Richard Wagner, James Whistler, and Robert Browning. Illus., color/b&w. 320p.
  • Shakespeare's Kings: The Great Plays and the History of England in the Middle Ages: 1337-1485

    By John Julius Norwich

    Our Price: $27.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780743200318
    • Publisher: Touchstone / Simon & Schuster
    • Published: March 2001
    In this fast-paced narrative, the esteemed historian chronicles the turbulent events of 14th- and 15th-century England that inspired Shakespeare's plays. A time of uncertainty and incessant warfare, during which the crown was constantly contested, and which formed the raw material for Shakespeare's dramas. It is a study of Shakespeare's method of spinning history into art, and a captivating portrait of the Late Middle Ages. Chronological Table, Bibliography, Index. 401p.
  • The Italians: History, Art, and Genius of a People

    By John Julius Norwich

    Our Price: $10.00
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780810911086
    • Publisher: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., Publishers
    • Published: January 1983
    Texts by Karl Christ, Bryan Ward-Perkins, Eric Cochrane, Francis Haskell, Franco Andreucci.
  • The World Atlas of Architecture

    By John Julius Norwich

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780517668757
    • Publisher: PORTLAND HOUSE
    • Published: October 1994
    Traces the development of architecture all around the world from the pyramids of ancient Egypt to the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C
  • Trying to Please: A Memoir

    By John Julius Norwich

    Our Price: $20.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781604190311
    • Publisher: Axios Press
    • Published: September 2010
    The British government official, author, editor, and television and radio personality describes his life and career.

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