Camillo Cavour is appointed minister in Piedmont (41 words)

Historical Context Note

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Camillo Cavour is appointed as Minister of Agriculture, Commerce and the Navy in Piedmont, and begins to undertake economic reforms. He will later be a key figure in the unification of Italy and the first Prime Minister of the new nation.

Editors. "Camillo Cavour is appointed minister in Piedmont". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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