Sicily is declared independent of Naples

(22 words)
  • Editors

Short Note This is a short note

Sicily declares itself independent of Naples, and retains autonomy for sixteen months, before the Bourbons regain control of the island in May 1849.

Short notes under 150 words are freely available to all users, but to consult all other articles in the Literary Encyclopedia, you must be logged in as a subscriber. To read about subscribing click here.


Citation:
Editors. "Sicily is declared independent of Naples". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=18144, accessed 17 April 2014.]