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The force of destiny : a history of Italy since 1796, Christopher Duggan

Label
The force of destiny : a history of Italy since 1796
Title
The force of destiny
Title remainder
a history of Italy since 1796
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Duggan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The first English language book to cover the full scope of modern Italy, from its official birth to today, "The Force of Destiny" is a brilliant and comprehensive study and a frightening example of how easily nation-building and nationalism can slip toward authoritarianism and war
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Duggan, Christopher
Dewey number
945/.08
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DG551
LC item number
.D84 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Italy
  • Italy
  • Italy
  • Italy
Label
The force of destiny : a history of Italy since 1796, Christopher Duggan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 588-623) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Awakening, 1796-1815 -- Deliverance, 1796-9 -- Searching for the nation's soul -- Conspiracy and resistance -- Preaching, 1815-46 -- Restoration, romanticism and revolt, 1815-30 -- Fractured past and fractured present -- Apostles and martyrs: Mazzini and the democrats, 1830-44 -- Educators and reformers: the moderates -- Poetry, 1846-60 -- Revolution, 1846-9 -- Piedmont and Cavour -- Unity, 1858-60 -- Prose, 1861-87 -- The new state -- The road to Rome, 1861-70 -- The threat from the south, 1870-85 -- National education -- Sources of authority: king, church and parliament, 1870-87 -- War, 1887-1918 -- Francesco Crispi and the 'New European Order', 1887-91 -- The Fin de Siècle crisis -- Rival religions: socialism and catholicism -- Nationalism -- The great war, 1915-18 -- Fascism, 1919-43 -- Civil War and the advent of fascism, 1919-22 -- The establishment of a dictatorship, 1922-5 -- The fascist ethical state -- Community of believers -- A place in the sun, 1929-36 -- Into the Abyss, 1936-43 -- Parties -- The foundations of the republic, 1943-57 -- The economic miracle, 1958-75 -- Towards the 'second republic.'
Control code
173809133
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiii, 652 pages
Isbn
9780618353675
Lccn
2007041643
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)173809133
Label
The force of destiny : a history of Italy since 1796, Christopher Duggan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 588-623) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Awakening, 1796-1815 -- Deliverance, 1796-9 -- Searching for the nation's soul -- Conspiracy and resistance -- Preaching, 1815-46 -- Restoration, romanticism and revolt, 1815-30 -- Fractured past and fractured present -- Apostles and martyrs: Mazzini and the democrats, 1830-44 -- Educators and reformers: the moderates -- Poetry, 1846-60 -- Revolution, 1846-9 -- Piedmont and Cavour -- Unity, 1858-60 -- Prose, 1861-87 -- The new state -- The road to Rome, 1861-70 -- The threat from the south, 1870-85 -- National education -- Sources of authority: king, church and parliament, 1870-87 -- War, 1887-1918 -- Francesco Crispi and the 'New European Order', 1887-91 -- The Fin de Siècle crisis -- Rival religions: socialism and catholicism -- Nationalism -- The great war, 1915-18 -- Fascism, 1919-43 -- Civil War and the advent of fascism, 1919-22 -- The establishment of a dictatorship, 1922-5 -- The fascist ethical state -- Community of believers -- A place in the sun, 1929-36 -- Into the Abyss, 1936-43 -- Parties -- The foundations of the republic, 1943-57 -- The economic miracle, 1958-75 -- Towards the 'second republic.'
Control code
173809133
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiii, 652 pages
Isbn
9780618353675
Lccn
2007041643
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)173809133

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