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Richard Bosworth

Print publication date: 2014

Print ISBN-13: 9780300193879

Published to Yale Scholarship Online: January 2015

DOI: 10.12987/yale/9780300193879.001.0001

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Venice, Nazi-Fascist War and American Peace, 1940–1948

Venice, Nazi-Fascist War and American Peace, 1940–1948

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(p.158) Chapter Seven Venice, Nazi-Fascist War and American Peace, 1940–1948
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Italian Venice
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R.J.B. Bosworth

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Yale University Press
DOI:10.12987/yale/9780300193879.003.0007

This chapter examines Venice's experience during World War II, the alliance between Italy and Germany during the war, and the restoration of peace in the city by 1948. It considers the impact of the war on Venice, particularly in the fields of art, architecture, leisure, and tourism. It also discusses politics in the city, including the rise of anti-Fascism. Finally, it describes the conditions in Venice in the post-war period, citing the establishment of welfare states as payment to the people for toppling Nazism and Fascism.

Keywords:   peace, Venice, World War II, Italy, Germany, leisure, anti-Fascism, welfare states, Nazism, Fascism

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