Reviews

  • "Fascinating. A readable and delightful book."

    Harry Reid, Herald
  • "Strathern sketches out fascinating aspects of the social life of Venice... Vivid."

    BBC History Magazine
  • "Colourful."

    Sunday Times
  • "The rise and fall of La Serenissima is vividly depicted."

    Christopher Hirst, Independent
  • "Perfect holiday companion"

    The Lady