War in Italy 1943-1945 (O/P)

Author(s): Richard Lamb

Second World War

This is a description of the war in Italy from Mussolini's fall until the final victory, by an Italian-speaking officer in the Eighth Army. It draws on captured Mussolini documents and on British, Italian and Vatican Archives.


Product Information

Italy changes sides; Mussolini returns; Italian Jews under the Nazis; Kesselring's atrocities; Verona, 1944; Mussolini's New Army and the fate of 600,000; the New Army disappoints; Aegean tragedy and atrocities; the Italians and British POWs; the Royal Army and the Allies; partisans, SOE and OSS; divided views on the partisans; frontier problems; the Axis bites the dust; Mussolini's end.

General Fields

  • : 9780140237443SECA
  • : Penguin Books Ltd
  • : Penguin Books Ltd
  • : April 1995
  • : 198mm X 128mm X 20mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 356
  • : illustrations, maps, bibliography, index
  • : Richard Lamb
  • : Paperback
  • : New edition
  • : 940.5345