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Published: 01 September 2014

384 Pages | 8 illus.

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199380541

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Partisan Diary

A Woman's Life in the Italian Resistance

Ada Gobetti
Translated and edited by Jomarie Alano

  • First account available in English of an Italian woman's participation in the Italian Resistance (Resistenza) that covers the entire period between September 1943 and April 1945.
  • Provides a personal portrait of well-known male leaders in the Resistenza who were decorated by the ANPI (National Association of Italian Partisans)
  • Makes a singular contribution to women's history by chronicling the experiences of many Italian women who not only participated actively in the Resistenza, but who continued their fight for women's rights after the war.

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