The Revolution of the MoonBook - 2017
Sicily, 1677. From his deathbed, Charles III's viceroy, the marquis of Castle Rodrigo, names his wife as his successor. Eleanora de Moura is a highly intelligent and capable woman who immediately applies her political acumen to heal the scarred soul of Palermo, a city afflicted by poverty, misery and the frequent uprisings that are their consequences. But the machinations of powerful men soon result in Donna Eleanora, whom the Church sees as a dangerous revolutionary, being recalled to Spain. Her rule lasted 27 days - the exact time it takes for the moon to complete a cycle.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Europa Editions, 2017.
Branch Call Number: FIC Camil
Characteristics: 234 pages ; 21 cm
Language Note: Translated from the Italian.