The Risorgimento: Italy, 1815-1871

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Humanities-Ebooks, Jan 1, 2008 - History - 88 pages
This book traces the emergence of Italy from the Congress of Vienna in 1815 through the Risorgimento to unification by 1871. Initially, only a tiny elite was interested in change as secret societies and activists tried to overthrow rulers who were support
 

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Contents

Chapter 1 Origins of the Risorgimento
7
Chapter 2 Italy in 1815
12
Chapter 3 The Revolutions of 182021
21
Chapter 4 The Revolutions of 1831
24
Chapter 5 Mazzini
27
Chapter 6 Nationalist Writers
30
Chapter 7 The Revolutions of 184849
34
Chapter 8 Piedmont c 1850
48
Chapter 9 Piedmonts Modernisation 1850s
54
Chapter 10 War against Austria 1859
64
Chapter 11 Italy in the 1860s
77
Chapter 12 Historiography
84
Bibliography
86
Hyperlinks
87
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