Italian Fascism: consolidation. A level History.


Il Duce

1926 propaganda newsreels

black shirts – national security volunteer militia

crack down on fascism

bellicose rhetoric


broadcasting to other countries

fighting in libya.

1929 Lateran Pact. plebiscite on this. 90% voted Yes

1750 million lire paid.

construction projects.

fastest ocean liner SS Rex

Italo balbo flying boat

battle for grain . grain could have been imported from US more cheaply.

battle for births.

unemployment tripled in depression. 300 000 to 1 million

economy autarky.

marches, parades.

air force that can blot out the sun,

relationship with diaspora/

denis mack smith.

1935 attack on Abyssinia

Relationship with Germany.

anti- semitic laws. margherita sarfatti.




About Calers

Born Belfast 1971. I read history at Edinburgh. I did a Master's at UCL. I have semi-libertarian right wing opinions. I am married with a daughter and a son. I am allergic to cats. I am the falling hope of the not so stern and somewhat bending Tories. I am a legal beagle rather than and eagle. Big up the Commonwealth of Nations.

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