With me and the mountain troops

Book

Description

English

Piero Jahier (1884-1966) was a member of a Protestant family in Turin. After the war he became an anti-fascist. During his duty in the Alpine troops as a young officer, he discovered the humble dignity of the soldiers and wrote this book about his experiences.

Italian

Piero Jahier (1884-1966) apparteneva a una famiglia protestante di Torino e dopo la Guerra fu un antifascista. Durante il suo servizio di guerra come giovane ufficiale degli alpini scopre l’umile dignità del soldato.

Full title
'Con me e con gli alpini' [With me and the mountain troops] by Piero Jahier
Created
1920
Format
Book
Creator
Piero Jahier
Held by
Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale di Roma
Usage Terms
Free from known copyright restrictions

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