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A Bold and Dangerous Family
by Moorehead, Caroline

ISBN: 9780701188740
PUBLISHER: Chatto & Windus
FORMAT: Paperback
PAGES: 592
PUBLICATION DATE: 15.06.2017
DIMENSIONS: 23.4 x 15.3 x 3.3 centimetres

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*LONGLISTED FOR THE BAILLIE GIFFORD PRIZE 2017* 'Expertly alternating vivid domestic detail with lucid exposition of the gradual evolution of totalitarianism, Caroline Moorehead allows her readers not only to know, but also to feel, how it was to endure fascist oppressiona . It feels like the book she was born to write' Lucy HughesHallett, GuardianMussolini was not only ruthless he was subtle and manipulative. Blackshirted thugs did his dirty work for him arson, murder, destruction of homes and offices, bribes, intimidation and the forcible administration of castor oil. His opponents including editors, publishers, union representatives, lawyers and judges were beaten into submission. But the tide turned in 1924 when his assassins went too far, horror spread across Italy and twenty years of struggle began. Antifascist resistance was born and it would end only with Mussolini's death in 1945. Among those whose disgust hardened into bold and uncompromising resistance was a family from Florence Amelia, Carlo and Nello Rosselli.Caroline Moorehead's research into the Rossellis struck gold. She has drawn on letters and diaries never previously translated into English to reveal in all its intimacy a family driven by loyalty, duty and courage, yet susceptible to all the selfdoubt and fear that humans are prey to. Readers are drawn into the lives of this remarkable family and their loves, their loyalties, their laughte

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