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  Esposizione Universale Roma - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Esposizione Universale Roma (E.U.R.) is a large complex, built in 1935 by Benito Mussolini as symbol of fascism for the world; he wanted to expand the new Rome in the west, to connect it to the sea.
The E.U.R. district was originally conceived for the 1942 world exhibition, and was called "E.42" ("Esposizione 42").
The E.U.R. provides a large-scale image of how urban Italy might have looked if the fascist regime had not fallen during the war; large, symmetrical streets and austere buildings of either stile Littorio, inspired by ancient Roman architecture, or Rationalism, built in the traditional limestone, tuff and marble.
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 EUR ( Esposizione Universale di Roma) by Ziying Tang || Landscape Architecture Study Tour || Instructor, Jack Ahern || ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
EUR was an important urban development and manifestation of Benito Mussolini's imperial dreams.
The application for the Esposizione Universale de Roma (EUR) was accepted, and the largest international exhibition ever was planned for 1942 to mark the 20th anniversary of Italian Fascism.
EUR is easily accessed on the Blue Metro line (Linea B, direction Laurentina), stop at EUR Magliana.
www.people.umass.edu /jfa/latour/2005/ziying/index.html   (820 words)

 Delicious Italy - Eur area of Rome   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
EUR stands for the 'Esposizione Universale di Roma' and was built to represent an ideal city and proof of the cultural development of Italy under the country's fascist rulers of the time.
Even today EUR is seen as a clean and modern residential area for many of the city's football players and diplomatic representatives.
Nearby, amidst the grey and concrete of EUR is the colorful 'Mostra Permenente di Carozze - dalla biga al landau'.
www.deliciousitaly.com /Laziotour8.htm   (410 words)

 Immunohistochemistry - In Situ Hybridization Rome
Rome (Italian and Latin: Roma) is the capital city of Italy and of the Lazio region, as well as the country's largest and most populous comune, with about 2.5 million residents (3.8 million considering the whole urbanised area, as represented by the Province of Rome).
Located on the Esquiline Hill, Rome's central station, called Roma Termini, was opened in 1863, then demolished and completely rebuilt between 1939 and 1951; it is currently operated by Grandi Stazioni and mainly served by Trenitalia.
The area was later partly redesigned and renamed EUR (Esposizione Universale di Roma: Rome Universal Exhibition) in the 1950s to serve as a modern business district.
www.immunoportal.com /modules.php?name=Wikipedia&title=Rome   (4443 words)

 The Modern Sack of Rome
EUR, they reasoned, could be marketed as an international trade center with exceptional exhibition and meeting facilities and ideal sites for corporate headquarters and government offices, as well as homes for their executives.
EUR was then to finance further development, and pay off the government loan, from the proceeds of sale of land for private office and residential development, along with the rental of the public halls and buildings, which it would own.
Thus, EUR cannot serve as a model for the development of new towns for all income groups or of the population densities needed for the daily vitality and economic success of any community without so specialized an economic base or class of residents.
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 Walking Mussolini's Fascist Utopia - New York Times
The most ambitious of Benito Mussolini's building plans, the 420-acre EUR was to be an entirely new city rivaling in scale and grandeur the capital of his imperial predecessors.
The acronym stands for Esposizione Universale di Roma, planned as an international exposition to open in 1942, showcasing the glories of imperial Rome's past and future.
EUR was never fully realized as originally envisioned, since the exposition was delayed first by World War II and then canceled altogether after the collapse of Mussolini's regime in 1943.
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E.U.R. letteraly means "Esposizione Universale Roma"; it's a big complex builded in since 1935 by Benito Mussolini as symbol of fascism for world; he wanted to expand the "new Rome" in the west part, untill to connect to the sea.
EUR was originally conceived for the World's Fair of 1942, which never took place since Italy entered World War II in 1940.
EUR provides a good image of how urban Italy and most of Europe would have looked if the fascists would have won; racional large streets (italian racionalism, the name of this architecture style), crossing eachothers in a roman style; a back to the order, symmetrical systems, archs everywhere.
www.thatsrome.20m.com /eur.htm   (569 words)

 GSAPP Design Workshop: Design With Historic Architecture
The existing condition this year is the perplexing modernist city of EUR (pronounced “ay-oor”), a land reclamation project intended by Benito Mussolini to manifest the “Third Rome” and the international destiny of fascism.
The EUR was first proposed in 1937 as a grandiose project for a universal exhibition or World’s Fair, to be held in 1942, also known as E42.
EUR was to be the first step in the expansion of Rome along the highway built in 1928 linking Rome and Ostia and was sited to the west of the Abbazia delle Tre Fontane, traditionally the site of the martyrdom of Saint Paul.
www.arch.columbia.edu /gsap/54745   (1459 words)

 Rome/EUR - Wikitravel
EUR is a district in Rome that was built in the first years of the 1940s, close to the sea.
It was built in a perfect fascist architectural style, to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Fascism (Mussolini got the power in 1922, becoming Prime Minister).
Its name means "Esposizione Universale di Roma" (Universal Exhibition of Rome); in fact it was also desidegned to host the International Exhibition in 1942, but this exhibition didn't take place because of the war.
wikitravel.org /en/Esposizione_Universale_Roma   (145 words)

 Trasformazione dell'Ente autonomo esposizione universale di Roma (EUR) in S.p.A.
L’Ente Autonomo Esposizione Universale di Roma, istituito con legge 26 dicembre 1936, n.
Il capitale della società EUR S.p.A. è costituito dal patrimonio stimato ai sensi del comma 3 dell’articolo i.
Il Comune di Roma subentra nei rapporti attivi e passivi inerenti ai predetti beni, fermo restando che la responsabilità del Comune derivante dalla proprietà di detti beni non si estende ai fatti verificatisi anteriormente alla data di cui al comma 1.
www.camera.it /_bicamerali/schemidl/990630.htm   (1176 words)

 EUR - A XXth century New Rome
The new quarter was soon known as E.U.R., the acronym of Esposizione Universale Roma.
EUR played a great role in the 1960 Olympic Games EUR: short rowing contests took place in a pond embellished by gardens and dominated by a circular building for matches of basket ball and other sports.
The most recent addition to EUR is a 2004 work by Arnaldo Pomodoro, a sculptor known for his spheres (one of them is in Cortile del Belvedere).
www.romeartlover.it /Eur.html   (1113 words)

 Luce nella rete
Segretario generale del Governatorato (cioè del Comune di Roma) dal 1935, viene chiamato a realizzare i piani urbanistici del duce nella vasta area su cui sorgerà l’EUR.
Sia il duce sia il Governatore di Roma, Giuseppe Bottai, condividono l’ambizione di realizzare un’opera grandiosa che “segni un’epoca”: nel progetto originario l’area, disseminata di monumentali edifici di marmo bianco, era abbracciata da un immenso e modernissimo arco di alluminio e acciaio che avrebbe dovuto dominare l’ingresso verso Roma.
RomaEsposizione Universale – Lavori in corso : 26/06/1941
www.archivioluce.com /luce_storia/index.asp?documentID=773&page_num=4   (400 words)

 Rome - WOI Encyclopedia Italia
The EUR district was built during this period.
The most important fascist style site in Rome is the E.U.R. district, acronym for Esposizione Universale Roma, built in 1935.
Roma Europa Festival, September: Annual appointment for modern art and theatre, music and dance, with artists from of all Europe.
www.wheelsofitaly.com /wiki/index.php/Rome   (3727 words)

 hotels.com - Roma hoteller, Roma hotell online, hoteller i Roma   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Finn riktig overnatting for deg i Roma og bestill i dag.
Hotell Roma: The Hotel Aldrovandi is housed in a restored turn-of-the- century building, located in a prestigious area of the city between the 17th century...
Hotell Roma: The Borromini in Rome is a modern hotel located in the quiet, elegant Paroli district of the city, one kilometer from Villa Borghese and two...
www.hotell.com /hotell-italia/hotell-roma   (706 words)

 Dlgs 304/99
Trasformazione dell'Ente autonomo esposizione universale di Roma in societa' per azioni, a norma dell'articolo 11 della legge 15 marzo 1997, n.
L'ente EUR e' trasformato in societa' per azioni dalla data della pubblicazione nella Gazzetta Ufficiale di detto decreto e la pubblicazione tiene luogo di tutti gli adempimenti in materia di costituzione di societa'.
Il comune di Roma subentra nei rapporti attivi e passivi inerenti ai predetti beni, fermo restando che la responsabilita' del comune derivante dalla proprieta' di detti beni non si estende ai fatti verificatisi anteriormente alla data di cui al comma 1.
www.parlamento.it /parlam/leggi/deleghe/99304dl.htm   (1172 words)

 Rome   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Tourism is one of Rome's chief industries, but the city is also a center of the banking, publishing, insurance, fashion, high-tech, housing, cinematographic (built on the large Cinecittà studios, often called Hollywood on the Tiber) and aerospace industries.
A Panoramic towards the EUR district from the Torrino district.
For the Lega Nord, Roma is the symbol of the allegedly parasytical Italian government, crystalized in their slogan Roma ladra ("Thief Rome").
society.abcworld.net /Rome.html   (4403 words)

 Associato Ente EUR
L'Ente Autonomo Esposizione Universale di Roma (EUR) è stato istituito nel 1936 con lo scopo di sovrintendere alla realizzazione di una Esposizione Universale ed Internazionale da tenersi a Roma nel 1942, ventennale del Regime Fascista.
L'Esposizione Universale non si tenne mai, per via della guerra, e i lavori di urbanizzazione furono interrotti, ma l'Ente Autonomo EUR venne mantenuto.
L'Ente EUR è un ente di diritto pubblico, amministrato da un commissario straordinario, ma a breve verrà trasformato prima in ente pubblico economico e poi in S.p.A. Commissario V. Novelli
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 Congregation of the Constable III
E.U.R. — Conceived by Benito Mussolini in the 1930s for the World’s Fair of 1942 (which was cancelled due to the war), the Esposizione Universale Roma is an area of straight, wide boulevards and hulking neoclassical buildings.
E.U.R. is easily accessible by Metro and is hardly a ghost town, but its museums are sparsely attended and the square coliseum draws considerably fewer gawkers than the round one.
Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale di Roma — Want a free, personalized souvenir? How about a library card? English-language applications are available, and the cards are nice at the branch di Roma (see entry for the Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale di Firenze for comparison), with an integrated photo.
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 esposizione pictures and videos on Webshots   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Esposizione è la Comunicazione (scritta/orale) di Argomentazioni sotto forma di un Rapporto.
Telfer collegamento fra Mologiano e esposizione a Genov...
P1020338 Esposizione di frutta sotto i portici del cent...
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Municipio XII – Includes: Giuliano-Dalmata, EUR, Fonte Ostiense, Vallerano, Castel di Decima, Torrino and parts of Ostiense, Castel di Leva and Cecchignola.
Located on the Esquiline Hill, Rome's central station, called Roma Termini, was opened in 1867, then demolished and completely rebuilt between 1939 and 1951; it is currently operated by Grandi Stazioni and mainly served by Trenitalia.
In its current form, it is the single largest station in Europe and is visited by 600,000 passengers daily; it has twenty-nine railway platforms, and also serves as a shopping centre and art gallery.
www.reference.com /browse/wiki/Rome   (4787 words)

 History News Network
The bunker shown to the media for the first time is in the town of Esposizione Universale di Roma (EUR), which was conceived by Mussolini.
EUR was conceived by Mussolini in the mid-1930s as the site for his planned World Fair of 1941-42, to display "the spiritual and material accomplishments of various nations".
In the 1950s work on EUR resumed and it is now the most modern commercial centre in the capital - the closest thing Rome possesses to a Canary Wharf or La Defense.
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 esposizione_universale_(1942)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
The Esposizione universale (World's Fair) of 1942 was planned to be held in Rome.
The government projected a new neighbourhood, on the south-west of Rome, called Esposizione Universale Roma, or EUR.
Many references to ancient and imperial Rome were planned, such as the building of the Palazzo della Civiltà as a cubic Colosseum, an obelisk to Guglielmo Marconi, and a projected but not built great arch, featured in the Fair posters.
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 Roma - ZeroDelta.net: la Tua Guida di Viaggio per l'Italia
Roma viene da sempre considerata un "museo a cielo aperto", per il numero e la qualità delle opere d'arte che la costellano e premettiamo che descrivere la città e la sua provincia in poche righe non può renderle merito.
Roma, sede della Chiesa Cattolica quasi dalle origini e quasi ininterrottamente, ospita un gran numero di chiese monumentali e basiliche.
Concerto di Natale a Roma 11 dicembre 2006 - Alle ore 21.00 presso l’Auditorium dell’Istituto Massimiliano Massimo una serata di solidarietà con tanti nomi dello spettacolo e della musica.
www.zerodelta.net /it/roma.php   (672 words)

 Roma contemporanea: EUR, Auditorium, Tor Tre Teste
La qualità architettonica di Roma non si misura soltanto con le grandiose testimonianze che il passato ci ha lasciato in eredità, monumenti, chiese, piazze, strade, palazzi...
L’Auditorium di Roma è strutturato come una vera e propria “Città della Musica”: una grande area polifunzionale con tre sale per concerti, un anfiteatro all’aperto, sale prova/registrazione insieme a negozi, bar e ristoranti.
Roma gode finalmente di un grande spazio di venti ettari dedicato alla Musica e a tutti coloro che amano la Musica.
www.activitaly.it /subura/romaoggi/roma_contemporanea.htm   (271 words)

 Sightseeing Rome From Rome Airports Spazztic.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
The internet revolution allows people today to have more informations and to plan their trip to Rome and to Italy in a proper way in order to see more monuments and archaeological sights in a shorter amount of time.
To make an example, when you are just landed at Fiumicino Rome airport, during your transfer to the hotel you can see the modern district of Rome called E.U.R. The acronym,which stands for Esposizione Universale di Roma, has become the name of a peripheral suburb of Rome interesting for its many examples of fascist architecture.
It was supposed to host a big exhibition (Esposizione Universale di Roma) in 1942 but the war intervened.
www.spazztic.com /article1088.html   (491 words)

 Rome - TCP Poetry Wiki   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Template:ITdot Rome (Italian and Latin: Roma) is the capital of Italy and of its Latium region.
The area was later partly redesigned and renamed EUR in the 1950s to serve as a modern business district.
For the autonomistic party Lega Nord, Rome is the symbol of the allegedly parasytical Italian central government, crystalized in their slogan Roma ladrona ("Thief Rome").
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