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Mussolini and Fascist Italy
  • Author : Martin Blinkhorn
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2006-09-27

In Mussolini and Fascist Italy Martin Blinkhorn explains the significance of the man, the movement and the regime which dominated Italian life between 1922 and the closing stages of the Second World War. He examines: those aspects of post-Risorgimento Italy which provided the longterm context vital to an understanding of Fascism

Mussolini and the Rise of Fascism  Text Only Edition
  • Author : Donald Sassoon
  • Publisher : HarperCollins UK
  • Release Date : 2012-09-27

In this fascinating look at the unique conjuncture of factors surrounding Il Duce’s seizure of power, eminent historian Donald Sassoon traces the political circumstances that sent Italy on a collision course with the most destructive war of the century.

Mussolini s War
  • Author : John Gooch
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2020-05-07

SHORTLISTED FOR THE DUKE OF WELLINGTON MEDAL FOR MILITARY HISTORY 2021 A DAILY TELEGRAPH BOOK OF THE YEAR 2020 From an acclaimed military historian, the definitive account of Italy's experience of the Second World War While staying closely aligned with Hitler, Mussolini remained carefully neutral until the summer of 1940. Then, with the

Mussolini and Fascism
  • Author : Patricia Knight
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-10-08

The early twentieth century in Italy was a crucial period in its history. Mussolini and Fascism surveys all the important issues and topics of the period including the origins and rise of Fascism, Mussolini as Prime Minister and Dictator, the Totalitarian state, foreign policy and the Second World War. It

Mussolini s Italy
  • Author : R. J. B. Bosworth
  • Publisher : Penguin Group USA
  • Release Date : 2006

An evaluation of Italy's notorious Fascist period under dictator Benito Mussolini considers its violence and demands for obedience, noting how it served as a model for other twentieth-century dictatorships while arguing that the nation's largely undeveloped country and tribal family structures helped Italians to devise creative survival and resistance methods. 30,000

Mussolini and Italian Fascism
  • Author : Giuseppe Finaldi
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-01-14

Fascism was one of the defining experiences of the European 20th Century. Within it many of the economic, political, social and cultural contradictions that had been brewing in the unprecedented transformation that European society underwent in the 19th and early 20th century came to a head. Mussolini, the man who

Benito Mussolini
  • Author : Brenda Haugen
  • Publisher : Capstone
  • Release Date : 2007

A biography of the prime minister of Italy who lead his country into World War II, befriended the Nazi leader of Germany, and was eventually executed by his own countrymen.

The Pope and Mussolini
  • Author : David I. Kertzer
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2014-01-28

PULITZER PRIZE WINNER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE From National Book Award finalist David I. Kertzer comes the gripping story of Pope Pius XI’s secret relations with Italian dictator Benito Mussolini. This groundbreaking work, based on seven years of research in

Mussolini s Italy
  • Author : R. J. B. Bosworth
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2007-01-30

With Mussolini ’s Italy, R.J.B. Bosworth—the foremost scholar on the subject writing in English—vividly brings to life the period in which Italians participated in one of the twentieth century’s most notorious political experiments. Il Duce’s Fascists were the original totalitarians, espousing a cult of

Ordinary Violence in Mussolini s Italy
  • Author : Michael R. Ebner
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2010-12-31

Ordinary Violence in Mussolini's Italy reveals the centrality of violence to Fascist rule, arguing that the Mussolini regime projected its coercive power deeply and diffusely into society through confinement, imprisonment, low-level physical assaults, economic deprivations, intimidation, discrimination, and other everyday forms of coercion. Fascist repression was thus more intense and

Mussolini s Camps
  • Author : Carlo Spartaco Capogreco
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2019-11-11

This book—which is based on vast archival research and on a variety of primary sources—has filled a gap in Italy’s historiography on Fascism, and in European and world history about concentration camps in our contemporary world. It provides, for the first time, a survey of the different

Mussolini and the Eclipse of Italian Fascism
  • Author : R. J. B. Bosworth
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release Date : 2021-03-02

An incisive account of how Mussolini pioneered populism in reaction to Hitler's rise--and thereby reinforced his role as a model for later authoritarian leaders On the tenth anniversary of his rise to power in 1932, Benito Mussolini (1883-1945) seemed to many the "good dictator." He was the first totalitarian and the

The United States and Fascist Italy
  • Author : Gian Giacomo Migone
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2015-05-05

Originally published in Italian in 1980, Migone covers the relationship between the United States and Italy during the interwar years.

Mussolini s Decennale
  • Author : Antonio Morena
  • Publisher : University of Toronto Press
  • Release Date : 2016-01-28

The year 1932, the tenth anniversary of Mussolini’s March on Rome, was fascism’s Decennale. Commemorating Italian fascism’s seizure of power, the Decennale was celebrated by the regime in a deliberate attempt to radicalize the original movement and develop it into an imperial and racist regime. In Mussolini’s

Mussolini and Italian Fascism
  • Author : Hamish Macdonald
  • Publisher : Nelson Thornes
  • Release Date : 1998-11

'The Pathfinder History' series is designed to help students make the transition from GCSE to A level. Each book provides the student with a structured route through the A level process and develops the skills needed for examination success.