Count Cavour becomes Prime Minister of Piedmont (35 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Count Cavour becomes Prime Minister of Piedmont, and continues to undertake radical reforms. He will later become a key figure in the unification of Italy and its first Prime Minister, shortly before his death in 1861.

Citation:
Editors. "Count Cavour becomes Prime Minister of Piedmont". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=18272, accessed 04 December 2016.]