|Original title||La Storia|
|Publisher||Giulio Einaudi Editore|
History: A Novel (Italian: La Storia) is a novel by Italian author Elsa Morante, generally regarded as her most famous and controversial work. Published in 1974, it narrates the story of a partly Jewish woman, Ida Ramundo, and her two sons Antonio (called "Nino") and Giuseppe ("Useppe") in Rome, during and immediately after the Second World War.
The Italian title "La Storia" could be translated as either "History" or "The Story"; the ambiguity is lost in translation.
|This article about a 1970s novel is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|
|This article about a war novel is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|