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Roger Crowley
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Roger Crowley was born in 1951 and spent part of his childhood in Malta. He read English at Cambridge University and taught English in Istanbul, where he developed a strong interest in the history of Turkey. He has traveled widely throughout the Mediterranean basin over many years and has a wide-ranging knowledge of its history and culture. He lives in Gloucestershire, England. He is also the author of 1453: The Holy War for Constantinople and the Clash of Islam and the West.

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City of Fortune
How Venice Ruled the Seas
Written by Roger Crowley


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $18.00

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City of Fortune
How Venice Ruled the Seas
Written by Roger Crowley


Format: Hardcover, 464 pages
Publisher: Random House
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $32.00

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City of Fortune
How Venice Ruled the Seas
Written by Roger Crowley


Format: eBook, 464 pages
Publisher: Random House
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $13.99

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Empires of the Sea
The Siege of Malta, the Battle of Lepanto, and the Contest for the Center of the World
Written by Roger Crowley


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
On Sale: May 12, 2009
Price: $16.00

In 1521, Suleiman the Magnificent, Muslim ruler of the Ottoman Empire at the height of its power, dispatched an invasion fleet to the Christian island of Rhodes. This would prove to be the opening shot in an epic struggle between rival empires and faiths for control of the Mediterranean and the... Read more >
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Empires of the Sea
The Siege of Malta, the Battle of Lepanto, and the Contest for the Center of the World
Written by Roger Crowley


Format: eBook
Publisher: Random House
On Sale: July 1, 2008
Price: $11.99

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