Obituaty notice for Austrian Socialist Cesare Battisti

Description

English

This is an obituary notice, but also a celebration of the battery Cesare Battisti. Battisti (1875-1916) was a socialist member of the Austrian Parliament, but in 1914 he flew to Italy to fight in the Italian army. He was captured and put on trial, making him a hero for Italians. Although Battisti was a socialist, many nationalist politicians such as Giovanni Giurati (1876-1970), who became members of the National Fascist Parties in the 1920s, used the memory of Battisti for their own purposes.

Full title
For the battery Cesare Battisti
Published
1917
Format
Book / Photograph
Held by
Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale di Roma
Usage terms
Public Domain

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