skip to content
Mussolini's Italy : life under the dictatorship, 1915-1945 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Mussolini's Italy : life under the dictatorship, 1915-1945

Author: R J B Bosworth
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
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.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bosworth, R.J.B.
Mussolini's Italy.
New York : Penguin Books, 2006
(OCoLC)646825891
Named Person: Benito Mussolini; Benito Mussolini; Benito Mussolini
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: R J B Bosworth
ISBN: 1594200785 9781594200786 0141012919 9780141012919
OCLC Number: 61353131
Description: xxvi, 692 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
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.
Responsibility: R.J.B. Bosworth.
More information:

Abstract:

For almost all nations, the First World War was an unparalleled disaster, but the Italian experience especially was to have catastrophic consequences. This title aims to bring to life the period when  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

With this insightful, comprehensive study, Bosworth secures his place as one of the two leading historians in the English-speaking world . . . of twentieth-century Italy. ("Publishers Weekly", Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/61353131> # Mussolini's Italy : life under the dictatorship, 1915-1945
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "61353131" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796425083#Place/italy> ; # Italy.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796425083#Topic/anhangerschaft> ; # Anhängerschaft
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796425083#Person/mussolini_benito> ; # Benito Mussolini
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/132365684> ; # Whitman College
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796425083#Topic/fascisme> ; # Fascisme
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796425083#Event/1914_1945> ; # 1914 - 1945
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796425083#Person/mussolini_benito_1883_1945> ; # Benito Mussolini
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85047360> ; # Fascism--Italy
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796425083#Topic/faschismus> ; # Faschismus
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/945.091/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796425083#Place/italien> ; # Italien.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796425083#Topic/fascism> ; # Fascism
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/90162262> ; # Benito Mussolini
    schema:bookEdition "1st American ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/216434200> ; # R. J. B. Bosworth
    schema:datePublished "2006" ;
    schema:description "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."@en ;
    schema:description "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."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/796425083> ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/646825891> ;
    schema:name "Mussolini's Italy : life under the dictatorship, 1915-1945"@en ;
    schema:productID "61353131" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/61353131#PublicationEvent/new_york_penguin_books_2006> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796425083#Agent/penguin_books> ; # Penguin Books
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781594200786> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780141012919> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/61353131> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796425083#Agent/penguin_books> # Penguin Books
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Penguin Books" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796425083#Person/mussolini_benito> # Benito Mussolini
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Mussolini" ;
    schema:givenName "Benito" ;
    schema:name "Benito Mussolini" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796425083#Person/mussolini_benito_1883_1945> # Benito Mussolini
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1883" ;
    schema:deathDate "1945" ;
    schema:familyName "Mussolini" ;
    schema:givenName "Benito" ;
    schema:name "Benito Mussolini" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/796425083#Place/italy> # Italy.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Italy." ;
    schema:name "Italy" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85047360> # Fascism--Italy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Fascism--Italy"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/132365684> # Whitman College
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Whitman College" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/216434200> # R. J. B. Bosworth
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Bosworth" ;
    schema:givenName "R. J. B." ;
    schema:name "R. J. B. Bosworth" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/90162262> # Benito Mussolini
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1883" ;
    schema:deathDate "1945" ;
    schema:familyName "Mussolini" ;
    schema:givenName "Benito" ;
    schema:name "Benito Mussolini" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780141012919>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0141012919" ;
    schema:isbn "9780141012919" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781594200786>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1594200785" ;
    schema:isbn "9781594200786" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/646825891>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Mussolini's Italy." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/61353131> ; # Mussolini's Italy : life under the dictatorship, 1915-1945
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.