The Italian Risorgimento : state, society, and national unification

  • London ; New York : Routledge 1994
Physical description
1 online resource (xiv, 101 pages, [3] pages of plates) : maps.
  • 0203317521
  • 9780203317525
  • 0203412346
  • 9780203412343
  • Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Other format: Also available in printed form.
  • Reproduction available: Electronic reproduction Palo Alto, CA : ebrary, 1994. Available via World Wide Web. WMU owned copy.
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  • Source of acquisition: 0266384 16.01.95 MDD JB DW.
  • Source of acquisition: Gift 6964148X (Prof. Racine : QU01254860)
  • English
  • Ebrary eBook
  • Description based on 2006 printing.
  • Book Cover; Title; Contents; Series editors' preface; Acknowledgements; Chronology; Maps; The Risorgimento and Italian history; The Risorgimento and Restoration government; The Risorgimento and Italian society; The Risorgimento and economic development; The Risorgimento and Italian nationalism; National unification and the 'post-Risorgimento'; Notes; Bibliography; Index
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  • The Risorgimento was a turbulent and decisive period in the history of Italy. Lucy Riall's account tells of the upheavals of the years between 1815 and 1860, when a series of crises destabilized the states of Restoration Italy and led to the creation of a troubled nation state.