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Dark Water (Art, Disaster, and Redemption in Florence)

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Birthplace of Michelangelo and home to untold masterpieces, Florence is a city for art lovers. But on November 4, 1966, the rising waters of the Arno threatened to erase over seven centuries of history and human achievement.

Now Robert Clark explores the Italian city’s greatest flood and its aftermath through the voices of its witnesses. Two American artists wade through the devastated beauty; a photographer stows away on an army helicopter to witness the tragedy first-hand; a British “mud angel” spends a month scraping mold from the world’s masterpieces; and, through it all, an author asks why art matters so very much to us, even in the face of overwhelming disaster.

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  • Product Details

    Author:
    Robert Clark
    Format:
    Paperback
    Pages:
    368
    Publisher:
    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (October 6, 2009)
    Language:
    English
    ISBN-13:
    9780767926492
    ISBN-10:
    0767926498
    Weight:
    10.8oz
    Dimensions:
    5.26" x 7.98" x 0.75"
    Case Pack:
    24
    File:
    RandomHouse-PRH_Book_Company_PRH_PRT_Onix_full_active_D20191201T141604_5038108-20191201.xml
    Folder:
    RandomHouse
    As low as:
    $12.58
    List Price:
    $17.00
    Publisher Identifier:
    P-RH
    Discount Code:
    A
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