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Things to Know If You’re Going to Italy | Italian Unification

Things to Know If You’re Going to Italy | Italian Unification | Italia Mia |

The Italian unification was the political and social movement, known as Risorgimento, meaning the Resurgence, that agglomerated different states of the Italian peninsula into the single state of the Kingdom of Italy in the 19th century, overcoming 1300 years of disunity. The process began in 1815 with the Congress of Vienna and the end of Napoleonic rule, and ended in 1870 with the Capture of Rome. Some of the terre irredente did not, however, join the Kingdom of Italy until after World War I with the Treaty of Saint-Germain. Some nationalists see the Armistice of Villa Giusti as the end of unification.

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venarbol's curator insight, November 14, 2013 2:32 AM

Présentation synthétique du "Risorgimento" = unification de l'Italie


Storia d'Italia: il Risorgimento

Jacqueline Garcia pd1's curator insight, March 23, 7:31 PM

This article mainly shows the ways that countries can become unified, and the difficulties and obstacles that occur within the country. I feel like this method of bringing nations together is helpful and necessary in a lot of places. 

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