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By Joshua Arthurs, Michael Ebner, Kate Ferris

This ebook explores the advanced ways that humans lived and labored in the confines of Benito Mussolini’s regime in Italy, variously embracing, appropriating, accommodating and warding off the regime’s incursions into daily life. The contributions spotlight the reviews of normal Italians – midwives and schoolchildren, colonists and infantrymen – over the process the Fascist period, in settings starting from the road to the farm, and from the kitchen to the police station. even as, this quantity additionally presents a framework for figuring out the Italian adventure when it comes to different totalitarian dictatorships in twentieth-century Europe and beyond.

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