Italian Unification

  • Mazzini founded young Italy

  • Mazzini set up a revolutionary republic

  • Cavour joined Britain & France in Crimean War

  • Cavour negotiates secret deal with Napoleon

  • Garibaldi recruits over 1,000 "Red Shirts"

  • Garibaldi gives Nap;es & Sicily to Victor Emmanuel II

  • Victor Emmanuel II is crowned king of Italy

  • Italy becomes a united land