Information and Communication in Venice

Rethinking Early Modern Politics
Author(s): 
Vivo, Filippo de
ISBN: 
9780199568338
Date published: 
April 2009
Paperback
Price: 
£24.99

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.