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World’s Story Volume V: Italy, France, Spain and Portugal

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In this fifth volume of "World's Story", Eva March Tappan takes readers on a fascinating journey through Italy, France, Spain, and Portugal. Through a rich tapestry of stories, anecdotes, and historical accounts, Tappan brings to life the vibrant cultures and histories of these four countries.

From the ancient ruins of Rome to the bustling streets of Paris, Tappan expertly guides readers through centuries of history, covering everything from the rise and fall of empires to the feats of legendary explorers. The vivid descriptions and engaging storytelling make each chapter a captivating read, immersing readers in the sights, sounds, and struggles of the past.

Tappan's meticulous research and deep understanding of the subject matter shine through in every page, making this volume a valuable resource for anyone interested in European history. Whether you are a seasoned historian or a casual reader looking to learn more about these fascinating countries, "World's Story Volume V" is sure to educate and entertain. Highly recommended for anyone looking to explore the rich tapestry of European history.

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This is the fifth volume of the 15-volume series of The World’s Story: a history of the World in story, song and art, edited by Eva March Tappan. Each book is a compilation of selections from prose literature, poetry and pictures and offers a comprehensive presentation of the world's history, art and culture, from the early times till the beginning of the 20th century. Topics in Part V include Italian painters and poets, the French Revolution, the Spanish Inquisition and Portuguese explorers. - Summary by Sonia Cast list for A supposed street scene in Verona in the fourteenth century: Gregory: Nemo / Sampson: Tomas Peter / Abraham: Monika M.C. / Benvolio: Eva Davis / Tybalt: Son of the Exiles / First Citizen: SaraHale / Capulet: Jim Locke / Lady Capulet: Foon / Montague: Larry Wilson / Lady Montague: Devorah Allen / Prince of Verona: alanmapstone / Narrator: Sonia Cast list for The coming of the Maid of Orléans: Earl Dunois: Monika M.C. / Johanna: Eva Davis / King Charles: Tomas Peter / Archbishop: Nemo / Hire: alanmapstone / Narrator: Sonia Cast list for Cardinal Richelieu and his enemy: Richelieu: Foon / Julie: Monika M.C. / Huguet: Eva Davis / De Mauprat: Tomas Peter / Joseph: Nemo / Narrator: Sonia

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