July 6, 2012 in Educational (F)
[prMac.com] San Mateo, California - Family-friendly games and app developer Selectsoft is offering the app Past & Present: Italy on the Mac App Store(SM) for just $4.99 this weekend only. Regularly priced at $6.99, Past & Present: Italy takes you on a journey to uncover the mysteries of the Etruscans and the temples of the ancient Greeks, as well as the ruins of Pompeii and Herculaneum, preserved for hundreds of years in the shadow of Mount Vesuvius!
About Past & Present: Italy
Marvel at the Renaissance art treasures of Florence and fantastic architecture of Pisa. Take a trip through the romantic canals and glass factories of Venice, then meet the fishermen of Chioggia. Read along with the text as you watch the videos, then take a fun quiz to find out what you've learned.
Visit: Rome * Messina * Agrigento * Syracuse * Marsala * Paestum * Pompeii * Herculaneum * Vatican City * Florence * Pisa * Carrara * Lake Como * Sorrento * Capri * Ravello * Venice * Murano * Chioggia * Anzio * Naples * Brindisi * And More!
Users read along with the text while watching the videos, then take a fun quiz to find out what they've learned.
Begin your tour at the heart of Rome, Caput Mundi, as professor of anthropology and archaeology Dr. Dwayne L. Merry shows you the modern pleasures and ancient treasures of this incredible country. The special $4.99 sale price is a limited time offer that will be available July 7 and 8 only.
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