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[Part 3] Revolutimonary Movements in Europe: Unification of Italy


Like Germany, Italy too was divided into a number of states, like- Sardinia, Lombardy, Sicily and Naples, Papal states, Tuscany, Parma and Modena. Sardinia was the most powerful of these states. Venetia and Lombardy were under the Austrian occupation. Thus, the Italian people were faced with the task of expelling the Austrians and forcing the rulers of independent states to unite.

Italian Unification

Italian Unification

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