Information and Communication in Venice Rethinking Early Modern Politics

Author(s): 
de Vivo, Filippo
ISBN: 
9780199227068
Date published: 
September 2007
Hardback
Price: 
£60.00

Combining cultural, urban, and political history, this book assesses the extent to which communication and politics mutually influenced each other in sixteenth- and seventeenth-century Venice, using a wide range of sources including including rumours, graffiti, spies' reports, council debates, leaks, and printed pamphlets.