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Ricordando il 25 aprile

Per ricordare la Resistenza, vi aspettiamo la sera del 25 aprile in libreria!

Beppe Fenoglio
A private affair

After the fateful day of 8th September 1943 - when Italy surrendered to the Alli...

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Carlo Levi
Christ stopped at Eboli

'We're not Christians, Christ stopped short of here, at Eboli.' Exiled to a remo...

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Roberto Rossellini
Il generale della Rovere - Subtitled

1950s war drama in which a thief becomes entangled in a Nazi plot to expose Ital...

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Erri De Luca
Il giorno prima della felicità Edizione 2013

Don Gaetano è uomo tuttofare in un grande caseggiato della Napoli popolosa ...

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History (various)
Il mito della grande guerra

In questa nuova edizione il volume, fortemente innovativo per tesi, documentazio...

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Adelmo Cervi
Io che conosco il tuo cuore

Un ex-ragazzo di oggi, figlio di un padre strappato alla vita, racconta la vicen...

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Renata Viganò
L'Agnese và a morire N.E.

L'Agnese va a morire (scritto da Renata Viganò nel 1949, edito da Einaudi) racco...

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History (various)
La Grande Guerra degli italiani 1915-1918

La Prima guerra mondiale fu un evento di dimensioni inaudite che sterminò un int...

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Pietro Malvezzi
Lettere di condannati a morte della Resistenza italiana

Centododici partigiani e patrioti vengono catturati dai tedeschi o fascisti e gi...

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Giacomo Verri
Partigiano Inverno

Sono i giorni d'Avvento dell'anno quarantatré e uno scontro a Varallo fra partig...

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Roberto Rossellini
Rome open city - Subtitled

Rosselini's film about the last days of the Nazi occupation of Italy, which prov...

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VV AA
Storie della Resistenza

Questa antologia raccoglie ricordi, testimonianze, racconti, appunti, ritratti, ...

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Vittorio De Sica
The Garden of the Finzi Contini - Subtitled

in the Italian city of Ferrara in the late 1930s, adapted from the novel by Gior...

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Italo Calvino
The path to the Spiders' Nest

Pin is a bawdy, adolescent cobbler's assistant, both arrogant and insecure who -...

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Mario Tobino
Tre amici

Più che un vero e proprio romanzo, Tre amici è un'autobiografia co...

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