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Italy

  • Conversion to Catholicism in Early Modern Italyby Peter A. Mazur

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    In the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, conversion took on a new importance within the Catholic world, as its leaders faced the challenge of expanding the church's reach to new peoples and continents while at the same time reinforcing its authority in the Old World. Based on new archival research, this book details the extraordinary stories of... more...

  • Primo Levi's Resistanceby Sergio Luzzatto; Frederika Randall

    Henry Holt and Co. 2016; US$ 30.99

    A daring investigation of Primo Levi's brief career as a fighter with the Italian Resistance, and the grim secret that haunted his life No other Auschwitz survivor has been as literarily powerful and historically influential as Primo Levi. Yet Levi was not only a victim or a witness. In the fall of 1943, at the very start of the Italian Resistance,... more...

  • Confessions of an Illuminati, Volume Iby Leo Lyon Zagami

    CCC Publishing 2016; US$ 9.99

    In English for the first time, a guide to the true secret structure of the Illuminati and their invisible network   Author Leo Lyon Zagami uses the Illuminati?s internal documents and reveals confidential and top-secret events. His book contends that the presence of numerous Illuminati brotherhoods and secret societies?just as those inside the... more...

  • Taranto 1940by Angus Konstam; Peter Dennis

    Osprey Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 12.76

    The Royal Navy?s attack on Taranto in 1940 heralded a new age of warfare. It was the decisive moment in a struggle for dominance of the Mediterranean that had gone on for months, as the British and Italian navies both looked to secure maritime supply routes for their colonies. With the enormous demands of a global war beginning to tell, the British... more...

  • Food and Foodways in Italy from 1861 to the Presentby Emanuela Scarpellini

    Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 100.00

    Despite being a universal experience, eating occures with remarkable variety across time and place: not only do we not eat the same things, but the related technologies, rituals, and even the timing are in constant flux. This lively and innovative history paints a fresco of the Italian nation by looking at its storied relationship to food. more...

  • Merchants in the Templeby Gianluigi Nuzzi

    Henry Holt and Co. 2015; US$ 28.99

    From a bestselling author with unprecedented access to Pope Francis, an investigative look at the recent financial scandals at the highest levels of the Vatican A veritable war is waging in the Church: on one side, there is Pope Francis?s strong message for one church of the poor and all; on the other, there is the old Curia with its endless enemies,... more...

  • A Decade of Italian Women - Volume Iby Thomas Adolphus Trollope

    Copyright Group 2015; US$ 4.99

    Thomas Adolphus Trollope was born on the April 29th, 1810 in Bloomsbury, London. He was the eldest son to the barrister, Thomas Anthony and writer Frances Milton (middle names are crucial as there are many writers in the Trollope family) and is the older brother to Anthony Trollope. Thomas had a fine education at Harrow and Winchester College prior... more...

  • Giuseppe Mazzini and the Origins of Fascismby Simon Levis Sullam

    Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 95.00

    This controversial and groundbreaking study proposes a compelling reinterpretation of the political thought of one Italy's founding fathers, Giuseppe Mazzini (1805-1872), and in the process suggests a new approach to understanding the origins of fascist ideology. more...

  • Fascism, Aviation and Mythical Modernityby Fernando Esposito

    Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 125.00

    Flying and the pilot were significant metaphors of fascism's mythical modernity. Fernando Esposito traces the changing meanings of these highly charged symbols from the air show in Brescia, to the sky above the trenches of the First World War to the violent ideological clashes of the interwar period. more...

  • A Grammar of Cinepoiesisby Silvia Carlorosi

    Lexington Books 2015; US$ 84.99

    A unique contribution to the fields of film studies and critical and cinematic theory, A Grammar of Cinepoiesis explores the theoretical and practical modes of a cinema of poetry and examines how it breaks the convention of narrative in cinema. Carlorosi demonstrates how cinema of poetry is able to open a dialogue between author, text, and viewers,... more...