Edinburgh International Book Festival
Thu 17 Aug 2023
3:15 pm - 4:15 pm
Ed book fest

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Caroline Moorehead: Mussolini’s Dangerous Daughter image

Where did power really lie in Fascist Italy? Not just with Benito Mussolini, according to Caroline Moorehead, but also with his favourite daughter. In the engrossing Edda Mussolini Moorehead examines the rise and fall of a woman whose husband, Galeazzo Ciano, was Foreign Minister before he plotted to bring Mussolini down.The celebrated biographer joins Jamie Jauncey to discuss this fascinating figure.