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Published: 26 May 2011

352 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199589579

Bookseller Code (06)

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A Consumer's History of Modern Italy

Emanuela Scarpellini

  • The first full history of consumer culture in modern Italy, from unification to the present day
  • Shows how consumer culture has shaped Italian society, inspired government policy, and influenced the arts and literature
  • Puts consumer culture into the wider history of the period, both within Italy and internationally
  • Combines economic and cultural history with a vivid narrative style

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