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Garibaldi: Citizen of the World

A Biography

by Alfonso Scirocco

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  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Princeton University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geography,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Historical - General,
  • Military,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Political,
  • European History,
  • Political Science and International Relations,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • Political,
  • Biography,
  • Generals,
  • Italy,
  • Revolutionaries,
  • Statesmen

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAllan Cameron (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7758693M
    ISBN 100691115400
    ISBN 109780691115405


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Giuseppe Garibaldi (July 4, –June 2, ) was a military leader who led a movement that united Italy in the mids. He stood in opposition to the oppression of the Italian people, and his revolutionary instincts inspired people on both sides of the Atlantic.

It is well written and extremely well translated by Allan Cameron, it is up to date on the huge Garibaldi literature, it has plenty of illuminating detail, and it pays a proper regard to his early life and South American experiences."--Martin Clark, Times Literary Supplement "Alfonso Scirocco's Garibaldi: Citizen of the World [is a] standard /5(6).

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Garibaldi hunted, fished, and made candles for a living here. He joined the social life of the neighborhood, took the first three degrees of Freemasonry in a local lodge, and declared his intention to become an American citizen.

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Giuseppe Garibaldi, the Italian revolutionary leader and popular hero, was among the best-known figures of the nineteenth century. This book seeks to examine his life and the making of his cult, to assess its impact, and understand its surprising success.

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