Crispi's ministry falls in Italy after failure of Ethiopian War (39 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Italian prime minister Francesco Crispi falls from power, as a result of public disgust at their defeat in the Ethiopian War. He is succeeded by Antonio Rudini, who forms a ministry with support from the Radicals under Felice Cavalotti.

Citation:
Editors. "Crispi's ministry falls in Italy after failure of Ethiopian War". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=19182, accessed 07 December 2016.]