Italy on the Eve—An Overview
Lecture no. 13 from the course: The Long 19th Century: European History from 1789 to 1917
Taught by Professor Robert I. Weiner | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
The final structure of the Italian nation, achieved when Italy occupied Rome in 1870, was far from what the major players had anticipated. This lecture paves the way for understanding the disappointing results of "unification" by analyzing the plight of Italy in 1848.