A Daily Revision of the Past: Fascism, Anti-Fascism, and Memory in Contemporary Italy

  title={A Daily Revision of the Past: Fascism, Anti-Fascism, and Memory in Contemporary Italy},
  author={Andrea Mammone},
  journal={Modern Italy},
  pages={211 - 226}
  • A. Mammone
  • Published 1 June 2006
  • Art, Sociology
  • Modern Italy
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