Charles AIbert of Sardinia abdicates in favour of Victor Emmanuel II

(25 words)
  • Editors

Historical Context Note

After being defeated by the Austrians at the Battle of Novara, King Charles AIbert of Sardinia abdicates in favour of his son Victor Emmanuel II.
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.

Citation:
Editors. "Charles AIbert of Sardinia abdicates in favour of Victor Emmanuel II". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=18201, accessed 21 October 2014.]