Vintage Italian Postcards

Thursday, November 09, 2006

Benito Mussolini vintage postcards!


On our website a large selection of Benito Mussolini’s postcards…Have a look on www.cartolinetunstill.com

Here some info about him:
Benito Amilcare Andrea Mussolini (July 29, 1883 – April 28, 1945) was the Prime-Minister and dictator of Italy from 1922 until his overthrow in 1943. He established a repressive fascist regime that valued nationalism, militarism and anti-communism combined with strict censorship and state propaganda. Mussolini became a close ally of German dictator Adolf Hitler, whom he influenced. Mussolini entered the war in June, 1940 on the side of Nazi Germany. Three years later, the Allies invaded Italy. In April 1945 Mussolini attempted to escape to Switzerland, only to be captured and executed near the lake of Como by Communist Resistance units.

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