In San Francisco's Barbary Coast days, men would be kidnapped from bars and forced to be a sailor on ships to Shanghai, China - hence the term shanghai'ed. There was nothing they could do. Typically they were drugged and woke up on a ship at sea. It was either be a sailor or get thrown overboard.
Il (Capital I, Small L) Duce was title of Benito Mussolini - Italy's dictator during WWII. I think it means The Leader in Italian
Shanghaied is being snatched up at a port and being made to serve on a ship. Il Duce was Italy's Mussolini.
El Duche is Italian for "The Leader", it's what Benito Mussolini called himself when he was the leader of Italy. as for "Shang Hied" i am not sure
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