Albania at War, 1939-1945

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Purdue University Press, 1999 - 338 pages
This work reviews the most important developments in Albania from the Italian invasion of the country in 1939 to the accession to power of the Albanian Communist Party and the establishment of a people's democracy in 1946. The author analyzes in great detail Italian goals and objectives in Albania and explains the eventual failure of Rome's policy, the subsequent German invasion of the country, and the rise of organized resistance movements against the Axis Powers.

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Fischer is an associate professor of history at Indiana University-Purdue University at Fort Wayne, IN.

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