Highlights of the History of Italy
Readings in the history of Italy during medieval and modern times by the greatest writers.
Some Years listed below are approximate.
Medieval Times (500-1499)
Modern Times (1500-Present)
|1545-1565||The Council of Trent and the Counter-Reformation||Sir Adolphus W. Ward|
|1571||The Battle of Lepanto and the Destruction of the Turkish Navy||Sir William Stirling-Maxwell|
|1586-1638||Galileo’s Discoveries||Sir Oliver Lodge|
|1647||Masaniello’s Revolt At Naples||Alfred Von Reumont|
|1848||Pope Pius IX Flees Rome||Francis Bowen|
|1849||Garibaldi and the Roman Republic||Jessie White Mario|
|1859||The Second War of Italian Independence||Pietro Orsi|
|1871||Final Italian Unification||Pietro Orsi| |Henry Dwight Sedgwick|
|1896||Italy in Africa 1896||Frederick Augustus Edwards|
|1909||Radios’ First Triumph|||Edward J. Wheeler| |Gugllelmo Marconi| |Arthur D. H. Smith|
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