Mussolini's Rome

Rebuilding the Eternal City
Author(s): 
Painter, Borden
ISBN: 
9781403980021
Date published: 
April 2008
Paperback
Price: 
£14.99

Rome was Mussolini's obsession. Through an ambitious program of demolition and construction, he sought to make Rome a capital that both embraced modernity while preserving and glorifying the city's ancient past. This intriguing book reveals Mussolini's tremendous and lasting impact on the city to which millions flock each year.