What in the Leopard applies to question 2? Italy was not unied as it seems. Socio
economic differences. Parliament problems.
Sicilian perspective- the Leopard
unied kingdom- don fabrizio's conversation with maitre
3 focus on conditions of uni
Nature of the history of Italy, 1860-now.
Contradictions, paradoxes, confusion
Diverse regions/cultures in one state
Applications throughout the world
Contradictory society-internal divisions-one state
Still struggles to
Many people hoped for unified italy with pope leading it.
Kingdom of the two sickles.
Ruled by duke. Large army. Very prosperous during middle ages.
Now backward, decadent and impoverished
People didn't want to include sicilies in unified
No Middle Class
Aristocrats and workers
LEAPORD is about aristocracies
Many linguistic differences across Italy
Different dialects separate areas
Italian only spoken near Tuscany
Tuscan was a luxury, mostly literary language
Why and how did Italy attempt to create an empire in north Africa including Libya?
Francesco Crispi sent by garibaldi to start revolution- transforms concerned with stability of the
gov. making italy seem strong
wanted to have colonies to seem like o