Flying and the pilot were significant metaphors of fascism's mythical modernity.
Fernando Esposito traces the changing meanings of these highly charged symbols from the air show in Brescia, to the sky above the trenches of the First World War to the violent ideological clashes of the interwar period.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 419 pages, 16 Illustrations, black and white; XIII, 419 p. 16 illus.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 12/08/2015
- Category: European history
- ISBN: 9781137362988
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