Unification of Italy

What was Risorgimento?
The period of Italian unification.
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Cavour
-Prime Minister of Piedmont (1852-1861) -Aim: to create a Liberal independent state in northern Italy.
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Emperor Napolean III of France
-Nephew of Napoleon I -Sent 100,000 troops to expel Austria in exchange for Nice and Savoy
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Garibaldi
-Radical nationalist guerrilla leader. -Aim: to liberate the masses
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King Victor Emmanuel II of Piedmont
-Head of House of Savoy. -First King of Italy
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Mazzini
-Radical republican nationalist. -Fierce critic of 'conservative revolution'.
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Cavour

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-Prime Minister of Piedmont (1852-1861) -Aim: to create a Liberal independent state in northern Italy.

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Emperor Napolean III of France

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Garibaldi

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King Victor Emmanuel II of Piedmont

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