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The Second War of Italian Unification 1859–61
Language: en
Pages: 96
Authors: Frederick C. Schneid
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-06 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

The culmination of decades of nationalist aspiration and cynical Realpolitik, the Second War of Italian Unification saw Italy transformed from a patchwork of minor states dominated by the Habsburg Austrians into a unified kingdom under the Piedmontese House of Savoy. Unlike many existing accounts, which approach the events of 1859–61
Second War of Italian Unification 1859-61
Language: en
Pages: 96
Authors: Frederick Schneid
Categories: Italy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher:

"The culmination of decades of nationalist aspiration and cynical Realpolitik, the Second War of Italian Unification saw Italy transformed from a patchwork of minor states dominated by the Habsburg Austrians into a unified kingdom under the Piedmontese House of Savoy. Unlike many existing accounts, which approach the events of 1859-61
European Armies of the French Revolution, 1789–1802
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Frederick C. Schneid
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-05-26 - Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press

Upon France’s defeat of the vaunted Prussian army at the Battle of Valmy in 1792, German author Johann Wolfgang von Goethe remarked, “From this place and from this day forth commences a new era in the world’s history.” The pronouncement proved prescient, for this first major victory emboldened France’s revolutionary
An Innocent Abroad
Language: en
Pages: 472
Authors: Will Paine
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
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An Innocent Abroad
Language: en
Pages: 268
Authors: Will Paine
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
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