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Author Rodi, Robert.

Title Seven seasons in Siena : my quixotic quest for acceptance among Italy's proudest people / Robert Rodi.

Publication Info. New York : Ballantine Books, [2011]
©2011

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Location Call No. Status
 Bloomfield, Prosser Library - Adult Department  914.55 ROD    Check Shelf
 Manchester, Main Library - Non Fiction  914.55 RODI    Check Shelf
 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  945.5 R61    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description x, 260 pages ; 22 cm
Contents Pt. 1. Summer 2003 : Brucaioli -- Caterpillars -- pt. 2. Summer 2008 : The four greens -- Arrival -- A painful extraction -- Luigina for lunch -- If you can't stand the heat -- Trials and tribulations -- Dark horse -- pt. 3. Summer 2009 : The debutants -- Out of pocket -- Tagalong -- A lot of chianti, a little rosé -- Night owl -- pt. 4. Autumn 2009 : Close encounters -- Summon the heroes -- Make jubilation -- History and legend -- Museum peace -- Deus ex machina -- My way -- Doubt -- pt. 5. Winter 2010 : Warming trends -- "The Palio is dead" -- Intestinal fortitude -- Fish out of water -- Rectified -- pt. 6. Spring 2010 : Winners/losers -- Ashen -- One day, two legends -- An uphill climb -- pt. 7. Summer 2010 : Brucaiolo -- A caterpillar -- Epilogue -- Postscript.
Subject Siena (Italy) -- Social life and customs.
Siena (Italy) -- Description and travel.
Rodi, Robert -- Homes and haunts -- Italy -- Siena.
Americans -- Italy -- Siena -- Biography.
Siena (Italy) -- Biography.
Siena (Italy) -- Ethnic relations.
Acculturation -- Italy -- Siena.
ISBN 9780345521057 (hardcover : acid-free paper) : $25.00
0345521056 (hardcover : acid-free paper)
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