Italy

Franco and the Axis Stigma by David Wingeate Pike (auth.)

By David Wingeate Pike (auth.)

Show description

Read or Download Franco and the Axis Stigma PDF

Best italy books

Everyone Is Italian on Sunday

"This e-book is the only most vital paintings of my lifestyles. It represents many years of having fun with and dealing with nutrients and the folk i like such a lot during this international. " —Rachael

If you're like Rachael Ray, you'll agree that there's whatever comforting and heartwarming a few heaping plate of completely cooked spaghetti with wet and smooth meatballs lined in a luscious, dark-red tomato sauce. Now, in everyone seems to be Italian on Sunday, Rachael invitations you into her domestic to percentage her family's culinary background and the recipes that experience formed her existence and career.
For Rachael, Italian food—spinach gnocchi, linguine puttanesca, chook saltimbocca, pizza capricciosa—has the ability to summon adored, chuffed stories. during this one imperative e-book, she has introduced jointly signature recipes for the normal Italian staples that she grew up with and nonetheless chefs for her friends and family this day. From arancini to saffron gnocchetti sardi, from small bites to hearty food, from her sister's favourite Italian truffles to her husband's Italian ingredient-inspired cocktails, here's a treasury of scrumptious dishes to arrange with love and eat with gusto.

Classic Italian cooking has continually been the root of just about each meal that Rachael prepares, and she or he hopes that you simply and your loved ones, acquaintances, and buddies will love savoring every thing that Italian cooking has to provide. Italian Sundays are all approximately bringing humans jointly and growing incredible stories whereas having fun with the pleasures of serious do-it-yourself food.

So pull up a chair at Rachael's kitchen desk and event the magic of an Italian Sunday!

City-States in Classical Antiquity and Medieval Italy

Stories the advance of city-states within the classical and medieval sessions

Florence, Italy

Viewers were interested in Florence's architectural and creative treasures for hundreds of years - and for strong cause. yet, with an ancient heart of simply part a square-mile, it may be demanding to work out the attractions during the crowds. The throng at the Duomo steps, the traces for the Uffizi and the jostling for images on Piazzale Michelangelo all require a superb dose of endurance.

Additional resources for Franco and the Axis Stigma

Sample text

On 13 June 1939 Serrano Súñer, as minister of the interior, was in Rome for talks with Mussolini and Ciano, telling them that, in the event of war, Spain would be at the side of the Axis because she would be guided by feeling and by reason. 31 Press reports subsequently appeared to the effect that Rome had invited Madrid to sign a military alliance with Germany and Italy. In Paris, Félix Lequerica, the former mayor of Bilbao and now the Spanish ambassador, hastened to inform Georges Bonnet, the French foreign minister, that the Spanish government had rejected the invitation from Rome.

For the rest of the war and after the Liberation, Leopold III was to face accusations of treason, and on 16 July 1951 he would be forced to abdicate. 24 Franco and the Axis Stigma Any evacuation from Dunkirk was considered a lost cause. ’74 The reality, that the Royal Navy succeeded in evacuating no fewer than 340,000 Allied troops, must have come as a grave disappointment to Arriba. Augusto Assia, on the other hand, had some kinder things to say. He wrote from London: The organisation was truly perfect and impressive.

It was Orgaz, to whom Franco entrusted the highest military command, with 150,000 men in North Africa, who authorised the Vichy France and Britain’s Battle for Its Life 33 Germans to set up six observation posts (employing 400 men) between Tangier and Melilla. With the capitulation of France, and German control over the entire French Atlantic coastline, Hitler did not have the same need for Spanish bases that he had had from September 1939 to June 1940, but this does not mean that Operation Moro was downgraded.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.44 of 5 – based on 42 votes