Richard J. B. Bosworth

is an Australian historian and author – a leading expert on Benito Mussolini and Fascist Italy.


Cover for: March on Rome under scrutiny

It’s 100 years since Mussolini took political control of Italy. Given a period of violent tensions across large parts of Europe after the First World War, what specifically lay behind the rise of fascist totalitarianism? And how does the Duce’s leadership compare to that of other contemporary authoritarianism?

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