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Fascism, anti-fascism, and Britain in the 1940s

Author: Dave Renton
Publisher: New York : St. Martin, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"This book - the most comprehensive analysis of fascism and anti-fascism to date - explains how it was that fascism could grow so fast, and how it then went into decline." "This book includes a history of the fascist/anti-fascist conflict before 1945, new material on Oswald Mosley's Union Movement, and a critical evaluation of the role of the police."--Jacket.

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Dave Renton
ISBN: 0312225016 9780312225018 0333760859 9780333760857
OCLC Number: 41400687
Description: ix, 203 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: What actually happened: fascism and anti-fascism, 1918-51 --
The Heil Hitler Brigade: fascism, 1945-51 --
Not just commandos: anti-fascism, 1945-51 --
An unbiased watch? Fascism, anti-fascism and the state.
Responsibility: Dave Renton.
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Despite the Second World War and the Holocaust, postwar Britain was not immune to fascism. By 1948, a large and confident fascist movement had been established, with a strong network of local  Read more...


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