Normal view MARC view ISBD view

Partisan Diary : A Woman's Life in the Italian Resistance

By: Gobetti, Ada.
Contributor(s): Alano, Jomarie.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2014Description: 1 online resource (692 p.).ISBN: 9780199380558.Subject(s): 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 -- WomenGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Partisan Diary : A Woman's Life in the Italian ResistanceDDC classification: 940.54215 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
""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""
Summary: 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
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
Item type Current location Call number URL Status Date due Barcode
Electronic Book UT Tyler Online
Online
D802.I8 -- M32513 2014eb (Browse shelf) http://uttyler.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=1760895 Available EBL1760895

""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

Description based upon print version of record.

Author notes provided by Syndetics

Ada Gobetti (1902-1968) was a member of the Italian Resistance.Jomarie Alano is a Visiting Scholar at Cornell University's Institute for European Studies.

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.