Giuseppe Mazzini

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Noun1.Giuseppe Mazzini - Italian nationalist whose writings spurred the movement for a unified and independent Italy (1805-1872)Giuseppe Mazzini - Italian nationalist whose writings spurred the movement for a unified and independent Italy (1805-1872)
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1849 - Rome is proclaimed a republic under Giuseppe Mazzini.
Later he became friends with Giuseppe Mazzini and Giuseppe Garibaldi, revolutionaries who campaigned and fought for an independ-ent and unified Italy.
Over the years, he said, their contents have attracted director Luchino Visconti; actor Marcello Mastroianni; poet Giovanni Pascoli; Giuseppe Mazzini, a leading activist for the unification of Italy; countless royals and Lucca's most famous local son, composer Giacomo Puccini.
Giuseppe Mazzini, for instance, was buried in a rock-cut tomb in a hillside in Staglieno, behind severe Greek Doric columns.
His prison library included Treitsche, Herbert Spencer, and Giuseppe Mazzini, all calling for aggressive self-assertion.
As a history, especially one organized around the colorful characters that Walton describes with such relish, like Andrea Doria, Khizr Barbarossa, Enrico D'Albertis, Giuseppe Mazzini, and Don Andrea Gallo, the book would have been much more successful.
Somewhat later in the chapter he examines self-determination without state sovereignty, focusing on the political projects of Giuseppe Mazzini and Pierre-Joseph Proudhon.
Entre ellos destaco principalmente Giuseppe Mazzini, que aseguro que el motivo de esta guerra no obedecia a un deseo sincero de apoyar a los italianos en sus luchas independentistas, sino a las viejas pretensiones e intereses dinasticos expansionistas por dominar las fertiles tierras de la Lombardia (41).
Giuseppe Mazzini is almost forgotten today, but in nineteenth-century Europe the Italian activist-philosopher was one of the most influential public voices.