Count Cavour becomes Prime Minister of Piedmont

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Historical Context Note

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.
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Editors. "Count Cavour becomes Prime Minister of Piedmont". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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