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Author Juliani, Richard N., author

Title Little Italy in the Great War : Philadelphia's Italians on the Battlefield and Home Front / Richard N. Juliani
Published Philadelphia, Pennsylvania : TEMPLE UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2019
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Contents Philadelphia's Italians: from earliest arrivals to the Great War -- From Sarajevo to Little Italy -- Little Italy goes to war -- Little Italy as a home front: winning hearts and minds -- News from the Italian front -- The Italian War Commission: seeking American aid -- Recruiting immigrants and other Americans -- Training the Italian American soldier: from Camp Meade to France -- Turning aliens into citizens -- Italy : the forgotten ally -- They who served -- Waging war on the home front: women, children and others -- Making it through -- and coming home -- Celebrating the Italian victory -- fuori Italia -- Epilogue: Being Italian; becoming American
Notes Includes index
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Subject World War (1914-1918)
Italian Americans -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- 20th century
World War, 1914-1918 -- Italian Americans
World War, 1914-1918 -- Social aspects -- Pennsylvania -- Philadephia
Italian Americans.
Social aspects.
Little Italy (Philadelphia, Pa.) -- History -- 20th century
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- History -- 20th century
Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Little Italy.
Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2019004569
ISBN 1439918791
9781439918791