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  • Un EBREO NEL FASCISMO Alternative
  • The FASCIST JEW Alternative


A young man, half-Jewish, joins Mussolini's Ethiopian campaign, but returns disillusioned by the atrocities he had witnessed. He leaves his wife and takes up a job as a journalist, but the race laws become more stringent, and, unable to find a publisher for his novel, he kills himself.

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