Appointment With Il Duce by Hozy Rossi

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A stunning literary debut imbued with passion, honor and tragedy. Draws the reader, from the very first word until the very last, into a world where the real and the magical become inexorably entwined.
 

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Published July 20, 2001 by Welcome Rain Publishers. 224 pages
Genres: History, Action & Adventure, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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An attractive debut that begins as a lightly comic biography of the young Beppe Arpino, then gradually accumulates a sober gravity before ending in Arpino’s attempt to assassinate the prime minister of Italy, Benito Mussolini.

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Hozy Rossi's sly first novel is about a poor young Italian boy named Beppe Arpino, who grows up in the fictional town of Cortenza, south of Naples.

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