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Italian Novels Of Peasant Crisis, 1930-1950

Bonfires in the Night

by Brian Moloney

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Published by Four Courts Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Novels, other prose & writers: from c 1900 -,
  • Political Ideologies - Fascism & Totalitarianism,
  • Italian fiction,
  • Italian,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Political fiction, Italian,
  • European - Italian,
  • History and criticism,
  • 20th century,
  • Peasants in literature

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8972584M
    ISBN 10185182880X
    ISBN 109781851828807

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You will probably find many different types of e-book and other literatures from the. Brian Moloney is Emeritus Professor of Italian of the University of Hull, UK. Former Chairman of the UK Society for Italian Studies and former Senior Editor of the journal Italian Studies, he has written widely on Italian literature and culture.

His most recent book is Bonfires in Italian Novels Of Peasant Crisis Night: Italian Novels of Peasant Crisis /5(5). During the thirties a wave of important novels appeared which dealt with the life of the peasantry.

For the first time the life of what was, in most societies, the majority was recreated in an articulated way and often in their own speech. The main cause was the crisis of the country communities: in Scotland, depopulation and falling wages; in Italy and Germany, indebtedness; in Cited by: The Best Italian Novels and literature works from early XIII century to XXI Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.

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