Lithuania and its Government in 1935 through the Eyes of the Italian Envoy
Keywords:Amadori, Smetona, Tūbelis, interwar, government
Abtsract. The printed document is a confidential report of the Italian envoy Giovanni Amadori, who resided in Kaunas from 1927 to 1935, on the domestic and foreign political situation in
Lithuania, especially on the specifics of the country’s government. The main highlight of the Amadori report is the dominance of the political life of the families of Antanas Smetona, Juozas
Tūbelis and some people related to them, which, in the opinion of the author of the document, hindered the development of Lithuania.