Giolitti's Italian ministry falls through bank scandals (48 words)

Historical Context Note

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In Italy, the ministry of Giovanni Giolitti falls as a result of banking scandals. He is succeeded as prime minister by Francesco Crispi, although after a ten year absence from the top of government, Giolitti is to return to the prime ministerial position three more times, between 1903 and 1921.

Editors. "Giolitti's Italian ministry falls through bank scandals". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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