Gobetti, Ada.

Partisan Diary : A Woman's Life in the Italian Resistance - New York : Oxford University Press, 2014. - 1 online resource (692 p.) - eBooks on Demand .

""Cover""; ""Partisan Diary""; ""Copyright""; ""Dedication""; ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Preface""; ""List of Acronyms""; ""The Province of Turin from Susa to the French Border""; ""The Province of Turin from Turin to Susa""; ""Municipalities of the Susa Valley""; ""Introduction""; ""10�12 September 1943""; ""13 September�16 November 1943""; ""17�23 November 1943""; ""24 November 1943�23 March 1944""; ""24 March�1 April 1944""; ""2 April�25 June 1944""; ""26 June�4 July 1944""; ""5 July�14 November 1944""; ""15�27 November 1944""; ""28 November�25 December 1944"" ""30 December 1944�26 February 1945""""27 February�25 April 1945""; ""26�28 April 1945""; ""Index of Names""; ""Index of Places""

Ada Gobetti's Partisan Diary is both diary and memoir. From the German entry into Turin on 10 September 1943 to the liberation of the city on 28 April 1945, Gobetti recorded an almost daily account of events, sentiments, and personalities, in a cryptic English only she could understand. Italian senator and philosopher Benedetto Croce encouraged Ada to convert her notes into a book. Published by the Italian publisher Giulio Einaudi in 1956, it won the Premio Prato, an annual prize for a work inspired by the Italian Resistance (Resistenza). From a political and military point of view, the Partis

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Gobetti, Ada, -- 1902-1968 -- Diaries.
Italy -- History -- German occupation, 1943-1945.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Female.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, Italian.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements -- Italy.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Women.


Electronic books.

D802.I8 -- M32513 2014eb

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