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Mussolini
     

Mussolini

by Peter Neville
 

ISBN-10: 0415249899

ISBN-13: 9780415249898

Pub. Date: 10/28/2003

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Peter Neville presents a new assessment of the life and times of the famous leader. This study places the fascist movement in its historical context and assesses its theoretical base. He examines the formative influence of the young Mussolini, his turn away from socialism by 1914, his regime and foreign policy as a leader, and his historical legacy. Clear and engaging

Overview

Peter Neville presents a new assessment of the life and times of the famous leader. This study places the fascist movement in its historical context and assesses its theoretical base. He examines the formative influence of the young Mussolini, his turn away from socialism by 1914, his regime and foreign policy as a leader, and his historical legacy. Clear and engaging, this survey is key to the understanding of one of the most fascinating of twentieth-century European dictators.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415249898
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/28/2003
Series:
Routledge Historical Biographies Series
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.25(w) x 7.75(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction. 1. The shaping of a political leader, 1883-1919 2. The achievement of power, 1919-24 3. Crisis and consolidation, 1924-29 4. The evolution of a fascist foreign policy 5. Italian society under Mussolini, 1931-396. The Ethiopian War, 1935-36. Into the abyss: foreign and defence policy, 1936-40 8. The slide to disaster, 1940-43 9. The last phase, 1943-45 Conclusion.

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