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Liberal and fascist Italy : 1900-1945

Author: Adrian Lyttelton
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2002.
Series: Short Oxford history of Italy.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"The period from 1900 to 1945 was one of the most dramatic in Italian history, embracing two world wars, the crisis of the liberal state, and the emergence of the Mussolini dictatorship. It was also the period in which Italian economy and society entered that process of transformation which led to the modern, industrialized Italy of today. Italian writers and artists responded creatively to this process of change,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Adrian Lyttelton
ISBN: 0198731973 9780198731979 0198731981 9780198731986
OCLC Number: 47868632
Description: xiii, 299 pages : maps ; 22 cm.
Contents: State and society, 1901-1922 / Paul Corner --
The Church and Catholicism / Alice A. Kelikian --
The economy from Liberalism to Fascism / Marcello De Cecco --
Italy in the international system, 1900-1922 / Thomas Row --
Fascism : ideology, foreign policy, and war / MacGregor Knox --
Fascism in power : the totalitarian experiment / Emilio Gentile --
Italian society under fascism / Bruno P.F. Wanrooij --
The visual arts : modernism and fascism / Emily Braun --
Literature / J.R. Woodhouse --
Social and political thought, 1890-1945 / Richard Bellamy.
Series Title: Short Oxford history of Italy.
Responsibility: edited by Adrian Lyttelton.
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Presents the developments in Italian history from 1900 to 1945. This book provides a discussion of Italy's experiences of modernization, two world wars, and the impact of the totalitarian Fascist  Read more...


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