Exploring History
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Exploring History

SS Rex, The Fascist Titanic

Fast, sleek and opulent, the legendary liner inspired the name of a beer

Hurray for the Rex! The greatest thing the regime ever built!”

In Fellini’s Oscar-winning 1973 movie Amarcord, the SS Rex comes out of the darkness, glistening with lights like a giant Christmas tree. The crowd awaiting her…

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Giulia Montanari

Giulia Montanari

Thirty-something public registrar in Italy. Can’t parallel park to save my life. Join Medium with my referral link: https://medium.com/@tanarx/membership