By Stanley G. Payne
“A background of Fascism is a useful sourcebook, supplying a unprecedented mix of specific info and considerate research. it's a masterpiece of comparative background, for the comparisons improve our knowing of every a part of the complete. The time period ‘fascist,’ used so freely nowadays as a pejorative epithet that has approximately misplaced its that means, is strictly outlined, rigorously utilized and assuredly defined. The research successfully restores the measurement of evil.”—Susan Zuccotti, The Nation
“A magisterial, absolutely obtainable, enticing learn. . . . Payne defines fascism as a kind of ultranationalism espousing a fantasy of nationwide rebirth and marked via severe elitism, mobilization of the hundreds, exaltation of hierarchy and subordination, oppression of ladies and an embody of violence and battle as virtues.”—Publishers Weekly
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A History of Fascism, 1914–1945 by Stanley G. Payne