Un Anno Sull’altipiano N.E. (Italian Edition) [Emilio Lussu] on * FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Emilio Lussu has 12 books on Goodreads with ratings. Emilio Lussu’s most popular book is Un anno sull’altipiano. Un anno sull’altipiano by Emilio Lussu. Want to Read saving Lussu’s writing style is reserved and almost dry, and reminded me of. Primo Levi – he lets the.

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I would also suggest another movie on the first world war, which might be easier to find on youtube, which is called The Great War” “La Grande Guerra”by Mario Monicelli. Lussu was elected to the Italian parliament in and, in was among the Aventine secessionists who withdrew from the Italian Parliament after the murder of Giacomo Matteotti. I’ve already picked up a copy of The White War, cribbing it from your list–I have yet to get to it, alas.

At any rate, that is not the one, the original Italian title of “Enter Mussolini” is “Marcia su Roma emiluo dintorni”, which tranlsates literally as March on and around Rome, and plays with a double meaning of “dintorni” as not just literally surroundings, but as “musing on”. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web.

“Un anno sull’altipiano” Mark Thompson and Andrea Mammone honour Emilio Lussu

That is on fascism leading up to WW2, I am sure it is going to be interesting too, though I’d need a hell lussy a coupon for that one: Ideological differences with the political line of Partito d’Azione deepened and Lussu left Sardinia. Learn more about Amazon Prime.


Questo sito usa cookie per fornirti un’esperienza migliore. After the war Lussu wrote the book A Year on the High Plateau Un anno sull’altipiano about his experiences of trench warfare on the Plateau. This is a rare pearl of a book, a great war memoir of a year of front line experience of an Italian officer endowed with a gread deal of emotional intelligence. Mark Thompson – Award winning British historian and author. This memoir on a little-known campaign altlpiano as the most focussed sll best -written of the WWI I memoirs have read and it was serendipitous to have found it.

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The alteration of Lussu’s opinion of war is quite apparent in the range of his works: AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Presentazione Storia e scienze umane. Oct 06, Emilio Lussu died in Rome in Apr 04, Lussu took part in the civil war in Spain.

In a notable passage, he describes the silent terror in the moments preceding an attack, as he is forced to abandon the “safe” protective trench for an external unknown, risky, undefined world: This on its own should be enough to put it on the TBR list of anyone with an interest in the great war – but this memoir is much more than “just” that.

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However, luwsu was re-tried by an administrative Fascist commission and sentenced to 5 years of confinement on the island of Liparinear Sicily. Prior to the entry of Italy into World War ILussu joined the army and was involved in several skirmishes. Views Read Edit View history. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.

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It isn’t on offer through Kobo or Amazon here. Un anno sull’altipiano by Emilio Lussu. From The White War I learnt that the fighting was similar to the slaughter on the Western Front but fought uphill and in snow. Discover new books on Goodreads.

Ministero degli Affari Esteri e della Cooperazione Internazionale. Mario Rigoni Stern contributor. Get to Know Us. Emilio Lussu was an Italian soldier, politician and a writer. Sign into Goodreads to see if any of your friends have read Un anno sull’altipiano. He captures his experiences of a year of war on the Asiago highland: We will not remove any content for bad language alone, altipano being critical of a particular book.

Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. The main picture draws the terrifying contours of the utter military incompetence of generals put in their place by birth rather than merit?

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He tried to get the clearance for an antifascist uprising in Sardiniawhich the SOE supported at some stage but did not receive approval from the Foreign Office. Lussu’s writing shows him be an intelligent and compassionate man. He works on European fascism, far right, and contemporary nationalism. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty.