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The Risorgimento (It.; rising again) denotes the process of Italian unification between 1815 and 1870. A great number of heterogeneous political movements accompanied the process, which ultimately resulted in the modern state of Italy. As intellectuals, members of patriotic secret societies, and as officers and soldiers in the Italian wars of indepen…

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Simon Levis Sullam, “Risorgimento”, in: Encyclopedia of Jewish History and Culture Online, Original German Language Edition: Enzyklopädie Jüdischer Geschichte und Kultur. Im Auftrag der Sächsischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Leipzig herausgegeben von Dan Diner. © J.B. Metzler, Stuttgart/Springer-Verlag GmbH Deutschland 2011–2017. Consulted online on 01 December 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2468-8894_ejhc_COM_0749>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20221116

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