Editors. "Revolution begins in Piedmont". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=17799, accessed 02 September 2014.]
A revolution begins in Piedmont, influenced by the secret societies known as the Carbonari. It puts Charles Albert Carignan on the throne rather than the hereditary successor, Charles Felix, but Charles Albert soon turns against the rebels.
Please log in to consult the article in its entirety. If you are not a subscriber, please click here to read about membership. All our articles have been written recently by experts in their field, more than 95% of them university professors.