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Free download ô The Waters of Rome ✓ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ´ In this pioneering study of the water infrastructure of Renaissance Rome urban historian Katherine Rinne offers a new understanding of how technological and scientific developments in aueduct and fountain architecture helped turn a medieval Glory Tying together the technological sociopolitical and artistic uestions that faced the designers during an age of turmoil in which the Catholic Church found its authority threatened and the infrastructure of the city was in a state of decay Rinne shows how these public works projects transformed Rome in a successful marriage of innovative engineering and strategic urban planni.

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In this pioneering study of the water infrastructure of Renaissance Rome urban historian Katherine Rinne offers a new understanding of how technological and scientific developments in aueduct and fountain architecture helped turn a medieval backwater into the preeminent city of early modern Europe Supported by the author’s extensive topographical research this book presents a unifie.

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The Waters of RomeD vision of the city that links improvements to public and private water systems with political religious and social change Between 1560 and 1630 in a spectacular burst of urban renewal Rome’s religious and civil authorities sponsored the construction of aueducts private and public fountains for drinking washing and industry and the magnificent ceremonial fountains that are Rome’s.