Journal title MONDO CONTEMPORANEO
Author/s Luciano Zani
Publishing Year 2017 Issue 2017/1 Language Italian
Pages 63 P. 5-67 File size 484 KB
DOI is like a bar code for intellectual property: to have more infomation click here
Below, you can see the article first page
If you want to buy this article in PDF format, you can do it, following the instructions to buy download credits
FrancoAngeli is member of Publishers International Linking Association, Inc (PILA), a not-for-profit association which run the CrossRef service enabling links to and from online scholarly content.
This work reconstructs the political, social and cultural history of fascist Cremona from 1922 to the eve of World War II: Farinacci’s central role in the seizure of local power; the origins of the Cremona Fascio and its leadership, strictly tied to Farinacci, as well as the continuity of that leadership across the years; the rise of consensus in the rural areas; the violent and rapid elimination of all opposers; the effects on the city of the rise and fall of Farinacci as a national leader of the Pnf. The daily life of the citizens of Cremona is dominated by the two figures of Farinacci and the prefetto Francesco Rossi, a rare example of continuous presence of the central government and of the symbiosis between party and state at the local level. Behind them a consolidated leading élite, that claimed its common background in Bissolati’s thought: Moretti, Vacchelli, Carletti, Pantaleo ("pen" number 2 in the press close to Farinacci), Baroli, Bellini, Bellomi, Brambati, Montanari, Sperlari, Gnocchi, Gerevini, don Illemo Camelli.
Keywords: Fascism, Farinacci, Cremona, center-periphery, Fascist prefetto, local fascio
Luciano Zani, Cremona fascista (1922-1940) in "MONDO CONTEMPORANEO" 1/2017, pp 5-67, DOI: 10.3280/MON2017-001001