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A bold and dangerous family: the remarkable story of an Italian mother, her two sons, and their fight against fascism / Caroline Moorehead.

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Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria 320 MOO (Text) 37521530861931 AMPL Adult Nonfiction Checked out 04/24/2018
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062308306
  • Physical Description: xv, 432 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First U.S. edition.
  • Publisher: New York: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally published in Great Britain in 2017 by Chatto & Windus, an imprint of Vintage, Penguin Random House Group Ltd.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographic references (pages 379-403) and index.
Summary, etc.:
Mussolini was not only ruthless; he was subtle and manipulative. Black-shirted thugs did his dirty work for him: arson, murder, destruction of homes and offices, bribery, and intimidation. His opponents - including editors, publishers, union representatives, lawyers, and judges - were beaten into submission. But the tide turned in 1924, when his henchmen went too far; horror spread across Italy, and twenty years of struggle began. Anti-fascist resistance was born and it would end only with Mussolini's death in 1945. Among those whose disgust hardened into bold and uncompromising resistance was a family from Florence: Amelia, Carlo, and Nello Rosselli.
Subject: Rosselli, Carlo, 1899-1937.
Rosselli, Nello, 1900-1937.
Rosselli family.
Intellectuals > Italy > Biography.
Fascism > Italy > History > 20th century.
Fascism.
Anti-fascist movements > Italy > History > 20th century.
Italy > History.
Italy > Politics and government > 1914-1945.

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