Mario Arillo was born in La Spezia on the 25 March 1912 and soon showed a great passion for the sea and… [more]
How NOT to write a military article. The curious case of Dr Emanuele Sica.
How NOT to write a military article. The case of Dr Emanuele Sica. Sica, Emanuele, The Italian Army… [more]
The Breda Model 35
The Breda Model 35 was an anti-aircraft gun used by Italy during World War II. The design was developed… [more]
How NOT to write a military article. The case of Dr Emanuele Sica. Sica, Emanuele, The Italian Army and the Battle of the Alps, Canadian Journal of History; 47:2, Autumn 2012. A critical review. Sica has written what amounts to a misleading account of the June 1940 Italian incursion into France. It is a sad [...]
Dr James Sadkovich, European History, University of Wisconsin. ‘German Military Incompetence Through Italian Eyes’ War In History 1994 1: 39 Commentary In this insightful article, ‘German military incompetence through Italian eyes’, Dr James Sadkovich has given us a long overdue reevaluation of the relationship between the Italian-German alliance. He begins with a quote from [...]
James Sadkovich, ‘Anglo-American bias and the Italo-Greek War of 1940-1941’, The Journal of Military History 58.4 (Oct 1994): 617. by Annales. In his article and much of his work, James Sadkovich has succeeded in exposing a long held historiographical tradition of bias toward the Italian war effort. For too long, popular writers and academic historians [...]