Siracusa

Siracusa
Author: Delia Ephron
Publsiher: Penguin
Total Pages: 304
Release: 2016-07-12
ISBN 10: 1101621532
ISBN 13: 9781101621530
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Siracusa Book Review:

A New York Times Bestseller One of People Magazine's Top 10 Books of 2016 Publishers Weekly Best Book of 2016 (Fiction) A Washington Post Bestseller • A Los Angeles Times Bestseller • A USA Today Bestseller • One of Vulture’s 100 Greatest Beach Books Ever • A People Magazine Summer Reading Pick • One of Elle, InStyle, and Marie Claire’s Best of July “Delia Ephron’s Siracusa is a stunning portrait of two marriages coming unraveled during the stress of travel abroad. Insightful and engaging. A must-read!” —Sue Grafton, author of X “Siracusa is an Italian aria, a Greek tragedy and a modern American master­piece written by Delia Ephron at the height of her powers. This is a story of two complicated marriages, one vulnerable child, and a trip to Italy that changes each of their lives forever. Secrets, lies, love raging, love dying, and the shame of unrealized potential are exposed in detail under the Sicilian sun. And, like the Moro blood oranges that grow there with abandon, the taste is both sour and sweet at once, but the bitterness that remains is not only haunting but unforgettable.” —Adriana Trigiani, author of The Shoemaker’s Wife “Siracusa is an unusually crackling, tricky journey into the distant land of other people’s marriages: their secrets, paradoxes, weaknesses, and plea­sures. Delia Ephron writes like a warm-blooded Patricia Highsmith, her sto­ry’s treachery matched by a deep and easy feel for the various human, imperfect ways that people find themselves bound together, and sometimes painstakingly unbind themselves. An absorbing, tense, and original novel.” —Meg Wolitzer, author of The Interestings An electrifying novel about marriage and deceit from bestselling author Delia Ephron that follows two couples on vacation in Siracusa, a town on the coast of Sicily, where the secrets they have hidden from one another are exposed and relationships are unraveled. New Yorkers Michael, a famous writer, and Lizzie, a journalist, travel to Italy with their friends from Maine—Finn; his wife, Taylor; and their daughter, Snow. “From the beginning,” says Taylor, “it was a conspiracy for Lizzie and Finn to be together.” Told Rashomon-style in alternating points of view, the characters expose and stumble upon lies and infidelities past and present. Snow, ten years old and precociously drawn into a far more adult drama, becomes the catalyst for catastrophe as the novel explores collusion and betrayal in marriage. With her inimitable psychological astute­ness and uncanny understanding of the human heart, Ephron delivers a powerful meditation on marriage, friendship, and the meaning of travel. Set on the sun-drenched coast of the Ionian Sea, Siracusa unfolds with the pacing of a psychological thriller and delivers an unexpected final act that none will see coming.

Siracusa & Sicily's Southeast

Siracusa & Sicily's Southeast
Author: Joanne Lane
Publsiher: Hunter Publishing, Inc
Total Pages: 351
Release: 2011-02-05
ISBN 10: 1556502028
ISBN 13: 9781556502026
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Siracusa & Sicily's Southeast Book Review:

The southeastern corner of Sicily is a popular choice with travelers. Its historic towns, beautiful scenery and uncrowded beaches merit a substantial part of any Sicilian itinerary. Two glorious epochs in history have helped make the southeast towns what they are today. The Greeks settled the region and it flourished for 500 years under them as a center of culture, learning and political power. The second epoch was made possible by a devastating earthquake that flattened towns and villages in 1693. As a result, it was rebuilt in the ornate architectural style known as Sicilian Baroque. Siracusa is the major city in the region and the most visited, but there are plenty of other gems to discover in the wider province. Noto, Modica and Ragusa all feature the Baroque style; you could undertake some serious trekking at Pantalica's necropolis or Cava Grande in regions of immense beauty, bird watching at Vendicarri or explore Sicily's most southern point around Portopalo. Highlights: Ortigia: This beautiful warren of streets combines ancient Greece and Baroque with a view of the sea from almost every lane. Piazza del Duomo: This is one of Sicily's great squares and the Duomo its best church and a prime example of Siracusa's polyglot character. Take a dip in Cava Grande's waterfalls and refreshing pools. Pantalica's 5,000 tombs riddling the hillsides. The beautiful wetlands of Riserva di Vendicari. A great new resource. --Travel + Leisure. The perfect companion for planning. --Rutgers Magazine.a These useful travel guides are highly recommended. --Library Journal. There aren't many places in the world you can ski and then hit the beach afterwards for a refreshing dip; see Greek, Roman, Etruscan, medieval and Arabic architecture all in the same town; and meet some of the friendliest people in the world. The richness in culture is demonstrated in the theater, cinema and art found everywhere. The coastal towns, the Mafia, the wines and foods, the astonishing history - all are explored in this guidebook. Full color throughout. This is excerpted from our full guide to Sicily."

Guida Per Le Antichità Di Siracusa

Guida Per Le Antichità Di Siracusa
Author: N.A
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 70
Release: 1818
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: OXFORD:555083262
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


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The Don of Siracusa

The Don of Siracusa
Author: Sean Rea
Publsiher: FriesenPress
Total Pages: 392
Release: 2019-08-08
ISBN 10: 1525538837
ISBN 13: 9781525538834
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


The Don of Siracusa Book Review:

Stefano Caruso always does things the right way. With a grandfather who was forced to flee the venal Sicilian mafia and start life anew in America, Stefano now heads the corporation his father and grandfather built. Handsome and successful, he’s on top of the world...until one day he has an unexpected visitor and gets shocking news. Stefano is being cheated and lied to, and the company his family built from the ground up is in mortal jeopardy. That’s when Benito Cuggi, the face of the modern-day mafia, comes into his life. Cuggi appears to live by a strict code of morals that the laws of Western society cannot enforce. Loyalty and trust are rewarded, while betrayal is punished. Now Stefano faces a difficult choice. Can he ally himself with what he’s been taught to hate and fear? Or should he let what generations of his family built be stolen out from under him? Fraught with moral complexity, Siracusa is a fast-paced, exciting crime thriller that pits good against evil and righteousness versus deception, while asking whether good men should sometimes do bad things to punish evil.

Appendice allo statuto organico dell'Orfanotrofio delle Cinque Piaghe di Siracusa, etc

Appendice allo statuto organico dell'Orfanotrofio delle Cinque Piaghe di Siracusa, etc
Author: Orfanotrofio delle Cinque Piaghe (SYRACUSE)
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 329
Release: 1874
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: BL:A0022104572
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Appendice allo statuto organico dell'Orfanotrofio delle Cinque Piaghe di Siracusa, etc Book Review:

I riti della Settimana Santa oggi, nella provincia di Siracusa volume 2

I riti della Settimana Santa oggi, nella provincia di Siracusa volume 2
Author: Francesco Luca Santo
Publsiher: Lulu.com
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2014
ISBN 10: 1291726160
ISBN 13: 9781291726169
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


I riti della Settimana Santa oggi, nella provincia di Siracusa volume 2 Book Review:

I riti della Settimana Santa oggi, nella provincia di Siracusa volume 1

I riti della Settimana Santa oggi, nella provincia di Siracusa volume 1
Author: Francesco Luca Santo
Publsiher: Lulu.com
Total Pages: 329
Release:
ISBN 10: 1291721460
ISBN 13: 9781291721461
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


I riti della Settimana Santa oggi, nella provincia di Siracusa volume 1 Book Review:

Siracusa Principles on the Limitation and Derogation Provisions in the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

Siracusa Principles on the Limitation and Derogation Provisions in the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights
Author: N.A
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 44
Release: 1985
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UOM:35112101122432
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Siracusa Principles on the Limitation and Derogation Provisions in the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights Book Review:

Siracusa Guidelines for International, Regional and National Fact-finding Bodies

Siracusa Guidelines for International, Regional and National Fact-finding Bodies
Author: M. Cherif Bassiouni,Christina Abraham
Publsiher: Intersentia Uitgevers N V
Total Pages: 178
Release: 2013
ISBN 10: 9781780681931
ISBN 13: 1780681933
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Siracusa Guidelines for International, Regional and National Fact-finding Bodies Book Review:

"The Siracusa Guidelines have appeared at an important and opportune moment. Those keen to promote accountability in conflicts around the world are increasingly relying on fact finding bodies to provide necessary documentation which will ensure that those responsible for human rights abuses are brought to justice. The 'Guidelines', developed from inputs by more than 80 experts, provide a thorough and welcome framework to ensure clarity and consistency throughout the processes of creating, investigating, reporting and follow-up for these various bodies." -- Karen Koning AbuZayd, Commissioner, Syria UN CoI; Former High Commissioner, United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East *** "The Siracusa Guidelines for fact-finding bodies derive from a wealth of combined knowledge and experience in the field. They address in a comprehensive and integrated way many essential issues which have often been inadequately dealt with or ignored. The application of the guidelines will not only improve the conduct and effectiveness of such missions but also enhance their legitimacy." -- Philippe Kirsch, Former President, International Criminal Court; Former Ambassador and Legal Adviser, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Canada *** "Fact-Finding Bodies are an essential component of international, regional and national investigative processes. It is of paramount concern that they work to high and common standards. The obvious expertise and solid work of the Siracusa Committee has produced a draft of high quality, and of great practical application." -- Howard Morrison, Judge, International Criminal Court; Former Judge, International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia *** "These Guidelines are indispensable to those engaged in fact-finding and will contribute immensely to the process of international criminal justice." -- Hassan B. Jallow, Chief Prosecutor, International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda / Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals *** "These guidelines are an essential resource for anybody working on issues connected with international investigation commissions in the future." -- Serge Brammertz, Prosecutor, International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia *** "Hindsight, Insight and Foresight....These Guidelines provide a wealth of wisdom for discussion and reflection." -- Vitit Muntarbhorn, Professor of Law, Bangkok U.; international human rights expert

Travel Journal, Let the Adventure Begin in SIRACUSA

Travel Journal, Let the Adventure Begin in SIRACUSA
Author: Travel Journal Life Stories Publishing
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 122
Release: 2020-01-15
ISBN 10: 9781661193386
ISBN 13: 1661193382
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Travel Journal, Let the Adventure Begin in SIRACUSA Book Review:

Traveling the world is one of the amazing things to experience in our life, and to be able to capture those moments through writing gives the whole experience a charming positive touch our journal has a unique design and it will be your best companion through your adventures! write about joy, laughter, the amazing people that you will meet, and the delicious food you will taste! write about the things you've done, fall in love with your journey and discover all the secrets of the world. Happy travelling!

Nuclear Weapons

Nuclear Weapons
Author: Joseph M. Siracusa
Publsiher: Oxford University Press, USA
Total Pages: 127
Release: 2015
ISBN 10: 0198727232
ISBN 13: 9780198727231
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Nuclear Weapons Book Review:

This title explains the history and politics of the bomb, from the technology of nuclear weapons, to the revolutionary implications of the H-bomb, and the politics of nuclear deterrence. The issues are set against a backdrop of the changing international landscape, from the early days of development through the Cold War. Despite not having been used in anger since Hiroshima and Nagasaki, the Bomb is still the biggest threat that faces us in the 21st century. But what significant lessons can be learnt from the history of the nuclear weapons era?

Siracusa. Ediz. italiana e inglese

Siracusa. Ediz. italiana e inglese
Author: Enzo Maiorca,Paolo Giansiracusa,Lamberto Rubino
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 136
Release: 2007
ISBN 10: 9788887909319
ISBN 13: 8887909318
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Siracusa. Ediz. italiana e inglese Book Review:

Fiume a Siracusa

Fiume a Siracusa
Author: N.A
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 108
Release: 1986
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UVA:X001268832
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Fiume a Siracusa Book Review:

Sicilia

Sicilia
Author: Andrea Caizzi
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 429
Release: 1972
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: STANFORD:36105031774453
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Sicilia Book Review:

Labor Cases

Labor Cases
Author: N.A
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2001
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: CORNELL:31924088090497
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Labor Cases Book Review:

A full-text reporter of decisions rendered by federal and state courts throughout the United States on federal and state labor problems, with case table and topical index.

Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum

Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum
Author: N.A
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 329
Release: 1942
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: OCLC:82852079
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum Book Review:

Nature and History in Modern Italy

Nature and History in Modern Italy
Author: Marco Armiero,Marcus Hall
Publsiher: Ohio University Press
Total Pages: 312
Release: 2010-08-15
ISBN 10: 082144347X
ISBN 13: 9780821443477
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Nature and History in Modern Italy Book Review:

Is Italy il bel paese—the beautiful country—where tourists spend their vacations looking for art, history, and scenery? Or is it a land whose beauty has been cursed by humanity’s greed and nature’s cruelty? The answer is largely a matter of narrative and the narrator’s vision of Italy. The fifteen essays in Nature and History in Modern Italy investigate that nation’s long experience in managing domesticated rather than wild natures and offer insight into these conflicting visions. Italians shaped their land in the most literal sense, producing the landscape, sculpting its heritage, embedding memory in nature, and rendering the two different visions inseparable. The interplay of Italy’s rich human history and its dramatic natural diversity is a subject with broad appeal to a wide range of readers.

Iter Italicum

Iter Italicum
Author: N.A
Publsiher: BRILL
Total Pages: 736
Release: 1977
ISBN 10: 9789004012554
ISBN 13: 9004012559
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Iter Italicum Book Review:

The "Iter Italicum" serves as a useful reference work for scholars in the history of philosophy, the sciences, classical learning, grammar and rhetoric, Neolatin literature, historiography of the theory of the arts and of music and related subjects. By scanning the volume or through this index, scholars will be able to find source material for individual writers as well as for certain subjects, problems or themes. By indicating for each manuscript its location and shelf-mark, scholars will find it easier to order microfilms or to pursue more detailed studies of some of the manuscripts listed. The volumes should also prove useful for librarians as a reference for the holdings of their own or other libraries.

Ricordo Di Siracusa

Ricordo Di Siracusa
Author: N.A
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 48
Release: 1926
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: OCLC:58880001
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Ricordo Di Siracusa Book Review:

The Kennedy Years

The Kennedy Years
Author: Joseph M. Siracusa
Publsiher: Infobase Publishing
Total Pages: 641
Release: 2014-05-14
ISBN 10: 0816074631
ISBN 13: 9780816074631
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


The Kennedy Years Book Review:

An A-to-Z reference guide to the people, places, policies, and events significant during the presidency of John F. Kennedy.