Wallet 1 of 2 - Miscellaneous published magazines and books collected by Lieutenant John Desmond Peck, 1944-1985

Accession Number AWM2021.22.77
Collection number PR03098
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type Wallet
Item count 1
Object type Book
Maker Mussolini, Benito
Place made Italy
Date made 1944 - 1985
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
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Source credit to This item has been digitised with funding provided by Commonwealth Government.

Collection relating to the Second World War service of VX9534 Lieutenant John Desmond "Johnny" "Des" Peck DCM, 2/7 Australian Infantry Battalion, Second Australian Imperial Force, Australia, Palestine, Greece, Crete, Italy, Switzerland and England, 1939-c. 2000.

Series 12 contains 2 wallets.

Wallet 1 of 2 – Contains seven books and magazines collected by John Desmond Peck. These publications predominately concern Benito Mussolini.

The publications in this wallet are:

'Storia di un Anno: Il tempo del bastone e della carota', Benito Mussolini, 1944
'Duro a morire! ', Giuseppe Cappa, 1945
‘Storia deglia amori Mussolini-Petacci’, Giorgio Corradini, 1945
‘Il Sergente Franz’, Roberto Mandel, 1945
‘L'insurrezione di Milano’, Giovanni Fugalli, 1945 [includes postcards]
‘Resistenza Vercellese’, c.1955
'After the Battle', no. 47, 1985.

This collection is predominately written in Italian.

This collection contains graphic images. This may cause distress to some viewers.