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  • War in Val d'Orcia: An Italian War Diary, 1943-1944 (New York Review Books Classics)

    A bestseller upon its original publication in the 1980s, these diaries reveal life during WWII in Tuscany and include stunning rediscovered photographsIn the Second World War, Italy was torn apart by German armies, civil war, and the Allied invasion. In a corner of Tuscany, one woman—born in England, married to an Italian—kept a record of daily life in a country at war. Iris Origo’s powerful diary, War in Val d’Orcia, is the spare and vivid account of what happened when a peaceful farming valley became a battleground. At great perso...

    • ASIN: 1681372665

  • War in Val d'Orcia: An Italian War Diary 1943-1944

    War in Val dOrcia

    • ASIN: 1782272658
    • Brand: imusti

  • War in Val d'Orcia: An Italian War Diary, 1943-1944 (New York Review Books Classics)

    In the Second World War, Italy was torn apart by German armies, civil war, and the Allied invasion. In a corner of Tuscany, one woman—born in England, married to an Italian—kept a record of daily life in a country at war. Iris Origo’s powerful diary, War in Val d’Orcia, is the spare and vivid account of what happened when a peaceful farming valley became a battleground.At great personal risk, the Origos gave food and shelter to partisans, deserters, and refugees. They took in evacuees, and as the front drew closer they faced the k...

    • ASIN: B077RJ5LGD

  • War in Val D'Orcia: An Italian War Diary, 1943-1944

    A classic of World War II, here in its first American edition. War in Val d'Orcia is Iris Origo's elegantly simple chronicle of daily life at La Foce, a manor in a Tuscan no-man's land bracketed by foreign invasion and civil war.With the immediacy only a diary can have, the book tells how the Marchesa Origo, an Anglo-American married to an Italian landowner, kept La Foce and its farms functioning while war threatened to overrun it and its people. She and her husband managed to protect their peasants, succor refugee children from Genoa and Turri...

    • ASIN: 0879234768
    • Brand: Brand: David R Godine

  • A Chill in the Air: An Italian War Diary, 1939-1940 (New York Review Books Classics)

    A harrowing account of life in Italy in the year leading up to World War II, available in the US for the first time.In 1939 it was not a foregone conclusion that Mussolini would enter World War II on the side of Hitler. In this  previously unpublished and only recently discovered diary, Iris Origo, author of the classic War in Val d’Orcia, provides a vivid account of how Mussolini decided on a course of action that would devastate his country and ultimately destroy his regime. Though the British-born Origo lived with her Italian husband on a...

    • ASIN: 1681372649

  • Central Tuscany: Le Crete and the Val d'Orcia (Inside Tuscany: A Second Time Around)

    Central Tuscany: Le Crete and the Val d’Orcia Revised 2018 / 2019 Edition This is the fifth in Scott Tiezzi Grabinger's "Inside Tuscany: A Second Time Around" series. The Val d’Orcia is the center of the Tuscany area that provides many of the images in calendars, coffee table books, movie settings, and postcards: cedar lined drives, rolling hills of grain, vineyards and towns with forts on hills visible for miles. Several world class wines and foods come from the area. With this guide: Drive through the badlands and eerily magnificent land...

    • ASIN: 1507831706

  • A chill in the air: an Italian war diary 1939-1940


    • ASIN: 1782273557
    • Brand: Pushkin Press

  • Iris Origo

    Iris Origo was one of the twentieth century's most attractive and intriguing women, a brilliantly perceptive historian and biographer whose works remains widely admired. Iris grew up in Italy with her Irish mother after the death of her wealthy American father. They settled in the Villa Medici in Florence, where they became part of the colourful and privileged Anglo-Florentine set that included Edith Wharton, Harold Acton and the Berensons.When Iris married Antonio Origo, they bought and revived La Foce, a derelict stretch of the beautiful Val ...

    • ASIN: 0749016566
    • Brand: imusti

  • By Iris Origo - War In Val D'Orcia (New title) (5/31/07)


    • ASIN: B00HTJTKV0

  • Summary & Study Guide War in Val Dorcia 1943 1944 by Iris Origo

    This study guide includes the following sections: Plot Summary, Chapter Summaries & Analysis, Characters, Objects/Places, Themes, Style, Quotes, and Topics for Discussion.

    • ASIN: B007OCHGNQ

  • Iris Origo: Marchesa of Val D'Orcia

    Iris Origo was one of those rare characters who, despite being born with a platinum spoon in her mouth, went on to accomplish great things. In Origo's case, she managed to add light and color to everything she touched and left for posterity a legacy of work, biography, autobiography, and literary criticism, that have become recognized as classics of their kind.She was born into a wealthy and long-established Long Island family, the Cuttings, but her talented and beloved father (who resembled, more than a little, a character right out of Henry J...

    • ASIN: 1567921833
    • Brand: Brand: David R Godine

  • Images & Shadows: Part of a Life (Nonpareil Book, 82)

    "Fascinating...thought-provoking...colorful...and written in exquisite style." - Kirkus ReviewsLike an American heiress in a tale by Henry James, Iris Origo (1902-1988) was born into a world of "unfair advantages of education, money, environment, and opportunity." She used her birthright wisely, traveling the world, studying art with Berenson, and, with her Italian husband, improving the land and the lot of peasants in the Val d'Orcia of Tuscany. She tells her life story in Images & Shadows, and the result is "a small classic... Origo recreates...

    • ASIN: 1567921035
    • Color: Multicolor
    • Brand: Origo, Iris

  • War in Val D'Orcia: A diary (Travellers' library series;no.225)


    • ASIN: B0000CHXQG

  • War in Val D'Orcia; a Diary 1943-1944

    OUR COPY HAS THE SAME COVER AS STOCK PHOTO SHOWN. CREASING AT EDGES OF COVERS/SPINE. THERE IS ALSO CREASING AT COVER EDGES, NOT AFFECTING READABILITY. PAGES REMAIN INTACT, BUT SOME ARE BEGINNING TO LOOSEN FROM BINDING. NO MARKING OR WRITING NOTED WITHIN BOOK.

    • ASIN: 0712608044

  • War in Val D'Orcia by Iris Origo (1984-09-27)


    • ASIN: B01FKU0PJU

  • War in Val d'Orcia : An Italian War Diary, 1943-1944

    A bestseller upon its original publication in the 1980s, these diaries reveal life during WWII in Tuscany and include stunning rediscovered photographs In the Second World War, Italy was torn apart by German armies, civil

    • UPC: 386665414
    • Rating: 3.5

  • IRIS 12 Quart Stack & Pull™ Box, Clear, Single Unit

    Keep clutter at bay with this 12.95-quart stackable storage tote. The modular design lets you stack more boxes atop it for easy, slip-free storage on the floor or on shelving units. Use the built-in handles

    • UPC: 28140867
    • Model: ISTB-42
    • Color: WhiteClear
    • Size: 3.2 Gallon3.2
    • Rating: 4.778

  • War in Val d'Orcia - eBook

    In the Second World War, Italy was torn apart by German armies, civil war, and the Allied invasion. In a corner of Tuscany, one woman—born in England, married to an Italian—kept a record of daily life in

    • UPC: 944399530
    • Rating: 3.5

  • IRIS 26-Quart Stack & Pull Plastic Storage Box, Clear, Available in Case of 6 or Single Unit

    Keep your crafting space neat and tidy with this stackable storage tote. This 26.95-quart box boasts a modular design that keeps stacked like totes from slipping to reduce risks of accidents and damage. See what's

    • UPC: 28140868
    • Model: ISTB-56
    • Color: Clear
    • Size: 6.7 Gallon6.7
    • Rating: 4.056

  • IRIS 74 Qt./18.5 Gal. WEATHERTIGHT® Storage Box, Clear (Available in Case of 4 or Single Unit)

    Store your favorite keepsakes and other large valuables in this 74 Quart WEATHERTIGHT® heavy-duty storage tote. The WEATHERTIGHT® seal on the storage bin lid protects contents by keeping air and moisture out. Safely store up

    • UPC: 54518048
    • Model: UCB-LDD CLR/CLR/BLK 4PK
    • Color: Clear
    • Rating: 4.643

  • El arco iris - eBook

    El arco iris (1915) de D. H. Lawrence –que presentamos por primera vez íntegra en español, en nueva traducción de Catalina Martínez Muñoz− cuenta la historia de una familia a lo largo de tres generaciones,

    • UPC: 192351467
    • Rating: 3.4

  • A Chill in the Air : An Italian War Diary, 1939-1940

    "A harrowing account of life in Italy in the year leading up to World War II, available in the US for the first time. War in Italy in 1939 was by no means necessary or

    • UPC: 404210729

  • MERCHANT OF PRATO

    Books : MERCHANT OF PRATO

    • UPC: 817543447
    • Rating: 5.0

  • Allegra - eBook

    Figlia naturale di Lord Byron e Claire Clairmont, giovanissima sorellastra della scrittrice Mary Shelley, Allegra viene riconosciuta dal poeta inglese e strappata alla madre. Dopo un periodo trascorso a casa Shelley, raggiunge il padre prima

    • UPC: 612295652

  • Le Val aux iris - eBook

    ​Une existence déracinée, entre la petite et la grande Histoire...1936. Abuelo et ses trois petits-fils vivent pauvrement à Escurial, mais ils sont heureux… Jusqu’à ce que la guerre civile frappe ce petit village et déchire

    • UPC: 437730861

  • War in Val D'Orcia: An Italian War Diary, 1943-1944 by Iris Origo

    • UPC: 264396202465
    • Category: Nonfiction
    • Price: 3 USD

  • War in Val D'Orcia - An Italian War Diary 1943-1944 by Iris Origo

    • UPC: 223235619301
    • Category: Other Books
    • Price: 8 USD

  • Iris Origo SIGNED - War in Val d'Orcia - Jonathan Cape Reprint - HC/DJ

    • UPC: 143162965953
    • Category: Antiquarian & Collectible
    • Price: 65 USD

  • War in Val D'Orcia by Origo, Iris Hardback Book The Fast Free Shipping

    • UPC: 392267569128
    • Category: School Textbooks & Study Guides
    • Price: 24 USD

  • War in Val d'Orcia: 1943-1944 : a diary (NoDust) by Origo, Iris

    • UPC: 142786108917
    • Category: Antiquarian & Collectible
    • Price: 51 USD

  • War in Val d'Orcia: 1943-1944 : a diary by Origo, Iris-ExLibrary

    • UPC: 273749857883
    • Category: Other Books
    • Price: 34 USD

  • War in Val D'Orcia : 1943-44 - A Diary by Origo, Iris

    • UPC: 143095326709
    • Category: School Textbooks & Study Guides
    • Price: 4 USD

  • War in Val D'Orcia: An Italian War Diary 1943-1944 by Origo Iris

    • UPC: 113743155283
    • Category: Nonfiction
    • Price: 19 USD

  • War in Val D'Orcia: An Italian War Diary, 1943-1944 by Iris Origo

    • UPC: 382823440667
    • Category: School Textbooks & Study Guides
    • Price: 9 USD

  • War in Val D'Orcia: A Diary 1943-1044. (The Century ... by Origo, Iris Paperback

    • UPC: 382725736416
    • Category: School Textbooks & Study Guides
    • Price: 11 USD

  • Iris Origo's "A Chill in the Air" and "War in Val d'Orcia" presented at NYU

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    The beautiful garden of Villa La Foce in the Val d'Orcia, Tuscany

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    Katia Lysy on the Beauty of La Foce

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