Hardcover. New York, Doubleday, 1st, 2008, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 368 pages. Hardcover with dust jacket. Very clean, unmarked copy with only minor wear to dust jacket edges. This dramatic, beautifully written account of the flood that ravaged Florence, Italy, in 1966 weaves heartbreaking tales of the disaster and stories of the heroic global efforts to save the city s treasures against the historic background of Florence s glorious art.