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L'Argentina vista come e [Italian] By Luigi Barzini
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Luigi Barzini, Sr. (February 7, 1874 – September 6, 1947)... More > was an Italian journalist, war correspondent and fascist politician.Born at Orvieto, Barzini started his career as a journalist in 1898, working for minor Italian magazines and was almost immediately noticed and hired by Luigi Albertini, then director of the Corriere della Sera, the most prestigious Italian newspaper. In 1900, he was sent as war correspondent to Qing Dynasty China, where he witnessed and reported about the Boxer Rebellion, distinguishing himself for his ability to get first hand information. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luigi_Barzini,_Sr.< Less
Van Peking naar Parijs per auto De Aarde en haar Volken, 1908 [Dutch] By Luigi Barzini
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Prince Luigi Marcantonio Francesco Rodolfo Scipione Borghese,... More > commonly known as Scipione Borghese (11 September 1871, Migliarino – 18 November 1927, Florence) was member of the House of Borghese and an Italian industrialist, politician, explorer, mountain climber and racing driver.He is best known for participating in (and winning) the Peking to Paris race in 1907, accompanied by the journalist Luigi Barzini, Sr. and Ettore Guizardi, the prince's chauffeur, who apparently did most of the driving. Nevertheless, before 1907 he had already become known internationally as a traveller, explorer, diplomat and mountain climber. In 1900 he had finished a journey in Asia from Beirut to the Pacific Ocean. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scipione_Borghese,_10th_Prince_of_Sulmona< Less