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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.

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 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

Fascist Italy
  • Author : John Hite,Chris Hinton
  • Publisher : Hodder Murray
  • Release Date : 1998

Fascist Italy investigates the history of Italy from 1900 to the end of World War II. This text offers students exam preparation and insights into the reasons for the rise of fascism in Italy, as well as an appreciation of the nature, achievements and failures of Mussolini's regime.

Mussolini and Fascist Italy
  • Author : Martin Blinkhorn
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2006-10-19

First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Fascist Voices
  • Author : Christopher Duggan
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2013

While Duggan looks at some famous diaries-by such figures as the anti-fascist constitutional lawyer Piero Calamandrei; the philosopher Benedetto Croce; and the fascist minister Giuseppe Bottai-the majority of the voices here come from unpublished journals, diaries, and transcripts. Utilizing a rich collection of untapped archival material, Duggan explores "the cult

Mussolini s Empire
  • Author : Edwin P. Hoyt
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons Incorporated
  • Release Date : 1994-03-16

Looks at the life and achievements of the Italian dictator, attempting to show his respectable accomplishments as well as his cruelty

The Codex Fori Mussolini
  • Author : Han Lamers,Bettina Reitz-Joosse
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-08-11

The year is 1932. In Rome, the Fascist leader Benito Mussolini unveils a giant obelisk of white marble, bearing the Latin inscription MVSSOLINI DVX. Invisible to the cheering crowds, a metal box lies immured in the obelisk's base. It contains a few gold coins and, written on a piece of parchment,

The Perfect Fascist
  • Author : Victoria De Grazia
  • Publisher : Belknap Press
  • Release Date : 2020

Attilio Teruzzi, Mussolini's commander of the Black Shirts, exemplified fascism's obsession with male strength. Through the story of his broken marriage to a young Jewish American opera star, Victoria de Grazia explores the cult of masculinity on which the New Rome was to be built, revealing the seductive appeal of

The March on Rome
  • Author : Giulia Albanese
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2019-02-28

The aim of this book is to reconstruct the violent nature of the March on Rome and to emphasise its significance in demarcating a real break in the country's history and the beginning of the Fascist dictatorship. This aspect of the March has long been obscured: first by the Fascists'

  • Author : Antonio Scurati
  • Publisher : Fourth Estate
  • Release Date : 2022-06-23

Read online M written by Antonio Scurati, published by Fourth Estate which was released on 2022-06-23. Download full M Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

Mussolini s Italy
  • Author : R J B Bosworth
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2006-09-28

For almost all nations the First World War was an unparalleled disaster, but the Italian experience especially was to have catastrophic consequences. Weakened and embittered, trying and failing to come to terms with 600,000 dead and with an entire generation of men militarized by fighting, Italy gave birth to a new

How Fascism Works
  • Author : Jason Stanley
  • Publisher : Random House Trade Paperbacks
  • Release Date : 2020-05-26

"As the child of refugees of World War II Europe and a renowned philosopher and scholar of propaganda, Jason Stanley has a deep understanding of how democratic societies can be vulnerable to fascism: Nations don't have to be fascist to suffer from fascist politics. In fact, fascism's roots have been

My Rise And Fall
  • Author : Benito Mussolini
  • Publisher : Da Capo Press
  • Release Date : 1998-08-22

Records Il Duce's years as an agitator and journalist, formation of the fascist party, his years in power, and the coup d'etat that deposed him

  • Author : Richard J. B. Bosworth
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2014-03-04

In 1945, disguised in German greatcoat and helmet, Mussolini attempted to escape from the advancing Allied armies. Unfortunately for him, the convoy of which he was part was stopped by partisans and his features, made so familiar by Fascist propaganda, gave him away. Within 24 hours he was executed by his captors,