FOREWORD Following the Trail of History by Giuseppe Parlato Translator's Foreword by Eric Dennis Antonius Galati Author's Preface to the First Edition Author's Preface to the Second Edition Author's Preface to the Third Edition ONE July 25 to September 8, 1943--A "Danse Macabre" TWO In Hitler's Headquarters--On the "Immobile Train" THREE The Return to Italy FOUR Open City--Nine Months in Rome FIVE Contacts and Relations with the SD SIX Northward Bound across Enemy Lines SEVEN Incognito in Vienna EIGHT Urban Legends--Unsolved Mysteries NINE The Hypothesis of Rectified Freemasonic Rites TEN After the Bombardment ELEVEN From One Hospital to Another--From Austria to Italy TWELVE Julius Evola's Activity during the Italian Social Republic APPENDIX I Documents, Maps, and Photographs APPENDIX II Articles from La Stampa Acknowledgments Index
Gianfranco de Turris is one of the foremost scholars on Baron Julius Evola. A journalist for both radio and television, he is the author of more than 20 books in Italian, both fiction and nonfiction, as well as many artistic and political essays. He has been awarded the Italian Prize for Science Fiction eleven times. He lives in Rome.