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The Miracles of Antichrist: A Novel By Selma Lagerlöf
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The Miracles of Antichrist relies heavily on the legends and folk tales of Sicily. The descriptions, rich in the warm colors of the South, convey Lagerlöf's understanding of the hot blooded... More > Sicilians with the same insight and sympathy which she evokes while describing the introspective Swedes. Lagerlöf borrows from an ancient Sicilian legend which says, "When Antichrist comes he shall seem as Christ. There shall be great want, and Antichrist shall go from land to land and give bread to the poor. And he shall find many followers." Masterfully, she intertwines a tale of modern Sicily in an era when revolutionary socialism is sweeping the island and making heavy inroads upon the influence of the church.< Less
Haggard Gentle By Nancy Henshaw
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Clementia, Countess of Catanzaro. Beautiful, haughty, and dangerous enough that she must be brought to heel by the King of Sicily and his scheming Chancellor. The man for the task is the warrior... More > Matteo Bonnello. In this charming, audacious adventurer Clementia may have met her match, but Matteo has ambitions of his own. She discovers a man who may be enemy, captor, ally and lover all at once. In a royal court swamped by plots and power plays, an assassin's dagger lurks behind every column. To seize a future together, Matteo and Clementia must defy history itself.< Less
The Most Elusive Scent of All Book II By Arthur Winarczyk
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Mark is an expert on cyber currency. Also author of a book on the Sicilian Mafia. Not organized crime but a way of business. A visit to Palermo and encounter with Maria blends that shadowy world and... More > the Sicilian Mafia dimension – a psychic realm – that opens into the mind and projects images of past Mafia lives. In-between an affair and intrigue, Maria seems in danger, the Mafia dimension tells the story of Isabella and Louise and their marriage to the first ‘The Godfather’. The dimension reveals the mystery of one wife in heaven and one in the world. Joseph takes an interest in Mark's vision of developing new cyber currency. Mark's attitude wins respect in the 'family'. “Theresa. I spent years researching Mafia. The weapon of the government is propaganda. A bomb which killed two children said a Mafia attempt on Borsellino. No way. As for government having confiscated Mafia land in Sicily. No way. None were Mafia. Mafia, men and women of honor. Name a politician who is about honor not self-interest?”< Less
Trundling into the Sunshine By Francis Swain
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Journey III of the travel series. Covering countries of the mediterranean. Spring 2014
Untold Pizzas of Palermo - Locals reveal tips, their favorite spots, and unknown varieties of pizza. A guide to all of the secrets of pizza in Palermo. By Don Tano Bongiorno
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Locals reveal tips, their favorite spots, and unknown varieties of pizza. A guide to all of the secrets of pizza in Palermo.
the woman in sicilian proverbs By gino carbonaro
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This book is necessary reading for all interested in Sicily, its customs, social history and language. It is an illustration of Sicilian proverbs about women, in the form of a light tale of two... More > characters who decide to get married. The proverbs punctuate the story, which illustrates how proverbial attitudes influenced the lives of ordinary people through history. The book as a whole can also be read in terms of the light it sheds on contemporary Sicily. It contains many valuable insights about the language, traditions, music, social history, attitudes, behaviour and religion of Sicily, both in the story itself and in the documentary section in the second part of the book.< Less
Scarabocchio By Grace Andreacchi
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BY GRACE ANDREACCHI. A piece of dizzying metafiction, a whirlwind journey through Sicily with an iconic German poet, a Canadan Bach specialist, a runaway diva and many others... Published by... More > Andromache Books, London.< Less
Scarabocchio By Grace Andreacchi
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BY GRACE ANDREACCHI. A piece of dizzying metafiction, a whirlwind journey through Sicily with an iconic German poet, a Canadan Bach specialist, a runaway diva and many others... Published by... More > Andromache Books, London.< Less
Phantom and the Central Mediterranean 1941-45 By ASHER PIRT
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This is a record of the operational employment of GHQ Liaison Regiment (Phantom) in the Central Mediterranean between 1941 and 1945. It covers military operations in Greece, Western Desert, Sicily... More > and Italy. The book explains the amalgamation of J Service and Phantom in Italy to create No.2 GHQ Liaison Regiment, C.M.< Less
Time & Nemesis By Galina Hendry
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'Time and Nemesis will do that which I would not, were it in my power remote or immediate.' Lord Byron Fired by betrayal and obsessive jealousy, Laurie stalks her rival to Sicily but her journey... More > leads along strange and unfamiliar pathways where dark secrets are withheld and revealed. What is the source of Morwenna Jenkins' magnetic attraction and is this exotic woman all she seems?< Less

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