Richard J. Evans: Letters to Mussolini
7 February 2013
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Bodley Head, 501 pp., £25, November 2012, 978 1 84792 103 1Show More
The Fascist Party and Popular Opinion in Mussolini’s Italy by Paul Corner.
Oxford, 320 pp., £65, July 2012, 978 0 19 873069 9Show More
“... during the Third Reich, there is nothing comparable on Fascist Italy. In his magnificent new book, a pathbreaking study that everyone interested in Fascism, or in Italy past and present, should read, ChristopherDuggan fills the gap by examining a wide range of diaries, including Petacci’s, and the numerous letters sent to Mussolini by private citizens during the two decades of his rule, which often ...”