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    'Eminent Domain' by Carl Neville

    https://blackwells.co.uk/bookshop/product/Eminent-Domain-by-Carl-Neville-author/9781912248834 "The Cold War ended thirty years ago, the Communists have won in Europe and the world has settled into two blocks divided by a silicon curtain, The Partition. The tranquil backwater of the People's...
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    Alternate Political Strongmen and Strongwomen

    Something that I always find fascinating, especially in the post-Cold War world we’re living in, is the persistence of the existence of political strongmen (and strongwomen, but they are rarer). From Rodrigo Duterte to Viktor Orbán, the modern world still has its fair share of leaders who...
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    Architectural AH - Resources

    For those who have an interest in architectural AH but don't know where to start, here's a companion thread for resources on architecture and the study of architectural history. *** To start off, here is a rundown - with links - of the lecture slides I sat through on my London architecture...
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    'Nessuna svolta' - or, the PCI's 1944 compromise might have doomed Italy

    Had Palmiro Togliatti not initiated the 'svolta di Salerno', what might have been? For those who don't know, the 'svolta di Salerno' or 'Salerno turn', was the policy pronouncement of March 1944 that saw Togliatti take the Italian Communist Party into the Badoglio government and encouraged the...