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Partisan diary

Ada Gobetti

Partisan diary

a woman"s life in the Italian Resistance

by Ada Gobetti

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Underground movements,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Diaries,
  • Female Participation,
  • Italian Personal narratives,
  • Women,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAda Gobetti ; translated and edited by Jomarie Alano
    ContributionsAlano, Jomarie
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD802.I8 M32513 2014
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 357 pages
    Number of Pages357
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27215949M
    ISBN 100199380546
    ISBN 109780199380541
    LC Control Number2014007046
    OCLC/WorldCa873763410

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Now made available for the first time in English, Ada Gobetti's book offers a narrative of the Italian resistance that is /5(54). This book is both diary and memoir. From the German entry into Turin on 10 September to the liberation of Partisan diary book city on 28 AprilGobetti recorded an almost daily account of events, sentiments, and personalities, in a cryptic English only she could understand.

Italian senator and philosopher Benedetto Croce encouraged Ada to convert her notes into a : Ada Gobetti. Ada Gobetti's Partisan Diary is both diary and memoir. From the German entry into Turin on 10 September to the liberation of the city on 28 AprilGobetti recorded an almost daily account of events, sentiments, and personalities, in a cryptic English only she could understand.

Italian senator and philosopher Benedetto Croce encouraged Ada to convert her notes into a book. His book Šitą paimkite gyvą (Take this one alive), has not been translated either. And finally, perhaps the most vivid is the melancholy brooder, Lionginas Baliukevičius, whose diary of one year in his partisan life has just been translated into English.

This is a story of decline and fall, and it needs to be set in context. Book Presentation. Week of the Italian Language.

Partisan Diary A Woman's Life in the Italian Resistance BY Ada Gobetti and Translated and edited by Jomarie Alano First account available in English of an Italian woman's participation in the Italian Resistance (Resistenza) that covers the entire period between September and April   "Ada Gobetti's Partisan Diary is a fundamental text for any in-depth understanding of the personal and political complexities of the partisan struggle.

Now made available for the first time in English, Ada Gobetti's book offers a narrative of the Italian resistance that is unique in its details, point of view and voice."—David Ward, author of Brand: Oxford University Press.

The diary begins after the tragic 10th of Septemberwhen Turin is occupied by Nazi Germans. Italy’s former allies have now become the enemy and Ada, together with her eighteen-year-old son Paolo, is working to form the partisan movement and the ‘Action Party’.Author: Giulia Romoli.

Ada Gobetti's Partisan Diary is both diary and memoir. From the German entry into Turin on 10 September to the liberation of the city on 28 AprilGobetti recorded an almost daily account of events, sentiments, and personalities, in a cryptic English only she could understand.

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Read "Partisan Diary A Woman's Life in the Italian Resistance" by Ada Gobetti available from Rakuten Kobo. Ada Gobetti's Partisan Diary is both diary and memoir. From the German entry into Turin on 10 September to the libe Brand: Oxford University Press.

Ada Gobetti’s Partisan Diary is an expanded version of the contemporary diary she kept from the day the Germans entered Turin in September through to liberation. First published in with an introduction by Italo Calvino, this is the first English translation.

Partisan Diary: A Woman’s Life in the Italian Resistance is an incredible memoir/diary, one which shines a light on a brave and little written about band of heroes. Facebook Tweet Pin Email Shares "Ada Gobetti's Partisan Diary is both diary and memoir. From the German entry into Turin on 10 September to the liberation of the city on 28 AprilGobetti recorded an almost daily account of events, sentiments, and personalities, in a cryptic English only she could understand.

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The Diary, by Eileen Goudge, is the story of two grown sisters finding their mother's diary when cleaning out their childhood home. Turning the pages of their mother's most private possession they learn more about their parents lives and loves than they could imagine/5.

Get this from a library. Partisan diary: a woman's life in the Italian Resistance. [Ada Gobetti] -- "Ada Gobetti's Partisan Diary is both diary and memoir.

From the German entry into Turin on 10 September to the liberation of the city on 28 AprilGobetti recorded an almost daily account. Ada Gobetti's memoir, Partisan Diary, details everyday life during the war, and in itself was an act of resistance, since keeping such a diary would have seen her given the death sentence had it been discovered.

Gobetti wrote in a cryptic code based on English rather than Italian, and turned the diaries into a full-length memoir after the war.The publication of Baliukevicius’s The Diary of a Partisan in English translation is a worthy addition to this body of knowledge.

This short, vivid diary does better than any other book I know in English not only to give an idea of what happened in the partisan war, but also to demonstrate what it .Ada Gobetti's Partisan Diary is a fundamental text for any in-depth understanding of the personal and political complexities of the partisan struggle.

Now made available for the first time in English, Ada Gobetti's book offers a narrative of the Italian resistance that /5(5).