Game of Thrones in het Italië van de renaissance

Van de auteur van de Medici-serie, waarvan ruim 40.000 exemplaren werden verkocht

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Title
De zeven dynastieën
Author
Matteo Strukul 1973-
Translator
Anita Van Adelsbergen Esther Smit-Schiphorst
Language
Dutch
Original language
Italian
Original title
Le sette dinastie
Publisher
Amsterdam: Boekerij, © 2020
494 p.
ISBN
9789022590546 (paperback)

About Matteo Strukul

Matteo Strukul (Italian pronunciation: [matˈtɛːo ˈstruːkul]; 8 September 1973) is an Italian writer and journalist.

Biography

Matteo Strukul was born in 1973 in Padova, in the Veneto region of Italy. After a degree in law at the University of Padua, he achieved a PhD in European Contract Law at the Ca' Foscari University of Venice.

His first novel, a thriller/noir set in his native Veneto and published in Italian in 2011 as La ballata di Mila, was translated into English and released in 2014 by Angry Robot as The Ballad of Mila.

Starting from 2016, Strukul published four historical novels set in Florence between the 15th and the 17th century, following the raise of the House of Medici, which all became bestsellers in Italy. The first of them, I Medici: una dinastia al potere, was awarded in 2017 with th…Read more on Wikipedia