TITLE

Politically naive but militarily audacious, Giuseppe Garibaldi forged a united, modern Italy

AUTHOR(S)
Robertson, Peter A.
PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
Military History;Aug2005, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p64
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Profiles Giuseppe Garibaldi, leader of untrained, poorly armed volunteers who sought to overcome the Royal Bourbon troops of Francis II during the 19th century. Physical characteristics of Garibaldi; Information on the return of Garibaldi to Italy in 1849; Traits of Garibaldi that were less admirable; Background on the fame of Garibaldi.
ACCESSION #
17627768

 

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