The brutal friendship of Hitler and Mussolini and its fatal consequences.
About the Author
F.W. Deakin was born in 1913. He studied Modern history at Christ Church, Oxford. Through his long career he has a Fellow at Wadham College, and Warden at St Anthony¿s College, Oxford. In 1939 he joined up and was later seconded to special duties at the War Offfice. In 1943 he led the first British Military Lission to Tito, and in 1945 and 1946 was 1st Secretary at the Embassy in Belgrade. He holds the DSO, the Grosse Verdeinstkreuz, the Yugoslav Partisan Star (1st class), and is a member of the Russian Order of Valour and a Chevalier of the Légion d¿Honneur.