Book 2; Continent: Europe

Brunelleschi’s Dome: How a Renaissance Genius Reinvented Architecture by Ross King 208 pages (197 pages of content) There’s more to the story behind that one slide from your college art history class ┬áThe most iconic image from Florence, Italy, is that same view from the air we all saw in our college art history slides […]

Book 1; Continent: Europe

The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves, and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History by Robert M. Edsel and Bret Witter 468 pages (402 pages of narrative content) Sure, see the movie. I enjoyed it. Then get a richer context for the Monuments Men through the detailed and insightful book. I’d been excited to see […]