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Popular Autocracy in Greece, 1936-1941

A Political Biography of General Ioannis Metaxas
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European history: Second World War, Political structures: totalitarianism & dictatorship, Inter-war period, 1918-1939, Second World War, 1939-1945, Dictators, Greece - History, Metaxas, Ioannis,, Biography & Autobiography, Biography / Autobiography, Greece, Biography/Autobiography, Europe - Greece, History & Theory - General, Political, History / General, Metaxas, Ioannis, Biography, General, Politics and government, 1871-1941, 1917-1935, Gen
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Popular autocracy in Greece, a political biography of general Ioannis Metaxas. [P J Vatikiotis] -- "This is the first major political biography of General Ioannis Metaxas, who assumed dictatorial power in Greece in and oversaw the resistance to the Italian invasion in the Second World War.

The first major political biography of General Ioannis Metaxas, who assumed dictatorial power in Greece in and oversaw the resistance to the Italian invasion in the Second World War. As a political portrait of the man, the book puts much emphasis on the early career of Metaxas and his journey to state power, from to Drawing heavily on original Greek sources, the book makes 3/5(1).

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The work of Kallonas, D, Ioannis Metaxas (Athens ), was published during the dictatorship and is of limited heuristic value. For a recent biography in English see Vatikiotis, P J, Popular Autocracy in Greece, A Political Biography of General Ioannis Metaxas(London & Portland, ). is a platform for academics to share research papers.

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The first major political biography of General Ioannis Metaxas, who assumed dictatorial power in Greece in and oversaw the resistance to the Italian invasion in the Second World War. As a political portrait of the man, the book puts much emphasis on the early career of Metaxas and his journey to state power, from to Brand: Taylor And Francis.

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Out of print since the fifties, this new edition is edited and introduced by Emmy Award winning author and historian Bob Carruthers. The most recent work within that tradition is P. Vatikiotis, Popular Autocracy in Greece – A Political Biography of General Ioannis Metaxas, London, I.

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Tauris, It was originally among the communists who were the first victims of the Metaxas regime and among the losers in the Greek Civil War of –49 — i.e. the. The 4th of August Regime (Greek: Καθεστώς της 4ης Αυγούστου, Kathestós tis tetártis Avgoústou), commonly also known as the Metaxas regime (Greek: Καθεστώς Μεταξά, Kathestós Metaxá), was a totalitarian regime under the leadership of General Ioannis Metaxas that ruled the Kingdom of Greece from to On 4 AugustMetaxas, with the support of.

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