Post 1848 Revolutions: Garibaldi

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  • Created on: 04-10-13 10:07


  • born in Nice
  • member of the Merchant Navy where he met Mazzini - 1831 - who was the organiser for Young Italy
  • Garibaldi joined Mazzini in the Piedmont revolution to help, but it failed and Garibaldi was forced to flee - sentenced to death in his absence
  • fleed to South America where he became involved in a number of wars
  • he joined the rebel army in Brazil
  • fled again with a fisherman's wife
  • he tried teaching…


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