Monthly Archives: October 2018

Pistachio Cream

After Jacopo’s marriage in July 2018 in Verona, he boarded his wife’s family’s yacht to sail around Italy. What a glorious experience it must have been!  When he returned to the States (after a hassle with immigration), he brought back a … Continue reading

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Le lettere di Cristoforo Colombo: Un mistero

La macchina da stampa fu inventata circa nel 1440 e introdusse un’epoca di comunicazione di massa in molte città dell’Europa del Rinascimento.  È infatti la macchina da stampa che permise la diffusione della lettera che Cristoforo Colombo scrisse nel suo … Continue reading

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The Letters of Christopher Columbus: A Mystery

The printing press was invented around 1440 and introduced an era of mass communication throughout many cities in Renaissance Europe.  It was the printing press that enabled the dissemination of the letter that Christopher Columbus wrote on his return journey … Continue reading

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