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The Resource Mussolini's Italy : life under the dictatorship, 1915-1945, R.J.B. Bosworth

Mussolini's Italy : life under the dictatorship, 1915-1945, R.J.B. Bosworth

Label
Mussolini's Italy : life under the dictatorship, 1915-1945
Title
Mussolini's Italy
Title remainder
life under the dictatorship, 1915-1945
Statement of responsibility
R.J.B. Bosworth
Title variation
Mussolinis Italy
Title variation remainder
life under the dictatorship, 1915-1945
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Writing style
Award
  • Western Australian Premier's Book Award for Non-Fiction, 2005.
  • NSW Premier's History Awards, General History Prize, 2006.
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172716
Cataloging source
DLC
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Bosworth, R. J. B
Dewey number
945.091
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DG571
LC item number
.B715 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Italy
  • Fascism
  • Mussolini, Benito
Target audience
adult
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life under the dictatorship, 1915-1945
Label
Mussolini's Italy : life under the dictatorship, 1915-1945, R.J.B. Bosworth
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [xvii]) and index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 573-661) and index
Contents
One Italy or another before 1914 -- Liberal and dynastic war -- Popular and national war -- 1919 -- Becoming a fascist -- Learning to rule in the provinces -- Learning to rule from Rome -- Building a totalitarian dictatorship -- Forging fascist society -- Placing Italy in Europe -- Going to the people -- Dictating full-time -- Becoming imperialists -- Embracing Nazi Germany -- Lurching into war -- The wages of fascist war -- Losing all the wars -- The fascist heritage
Control code
ocm61353131
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xxvi, 692 p.
Isbn
9781594200786
Lccn
2005052127
Other control number
9781594200786
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Mussolini's Italy : life under the dictatorship, 1915-1945, R.J.B. Bosworth
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [xvii]) and index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 573-661) and index
Contents
One Italy or another before 1914 -- Liberal and dynastic war -- Popular and national war -- 1919 -- Becoming a fascist -- Learning to rule in the provinces -- Learning to rule from Rome -- Building a totalitarian dictatorship -- Forging fascist society -- Placing Italy in Europe -- Going to the people -- Dictating full-time -- Becoming imperialists -- Embracing Nazi Germany -- Lurching into war -- The wages of fascist war -- Losing all the wars -- The fascist heritage
Control code
ocm61353131
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xxvi, 692 p.
Isbn
9781594200786
Lccn
2005052127
Other control number
9781594200786
Other physical details
ill., maps

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