Piedmont-Sardinia

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Austria demands that Sardinia-Piedmont disarm, and issues a three-day ultimatum Foreign
Count Cavour recalled as prime minister of Piedmont-Sardinia Foreign
Count Cavour, prime minister of Piedmont-Sardinia, assures Switzerland over the transfer of Nice to France US/the World
Five Austrian army corps have crossed into Piedmont and occupy large areas north of the Po River Foreign
France tells Austria war on Piedmont-Sardinia would mean war with France Foreign
French Emperor Napoleon III issues his official declaration of war on the Austrian Empire US/the World
- French troops are starting to depart Paris for Italy to confront the Austrians Foreign
From Germany, the Grand Duke of Tuscany protests the annexation of his province Foreign
Great Power conference proposed in Europe to head off war between Austria and Piedmont-Sardinia Foreign
In Italy, Palma and Piacenta request annexation to the Kingdon of Piedmont-Sardinia Foreign
In Italy, Palma and Piacenta vote to break away from Bourbon rule Foreign
In Italy, reinforcements sailing under the U.S. flag leave Genoa for Garibaldi's campaign in Sicily US/the World
In Italy, the pro-Austrian Duke of Modena flees and a provisional government is formed Foreign
In Piedmont-Sardinia, Count Cavour's new Cabinet takes office Foreign
Italian nationalists in Florence overthrow the Hapsburg Grand Duke Leopold II of Tuscany US/the World
Piedmont-Sardinia annexes Emilia as the unification of Italy increases pace Foreign
Piedmont-Sardinia annexes Tuscany as the unification of Italy increases pace Foreign
Piedmont-Sardinia rejects Austria's call to disarm Foreign
Prince Napoleon marries Princess Clohilde of Savoy in Turin US/the World
Sailing under the American flag, three shiploads of reinforcements for Garibaldi's campaign reach Sicily US/the World
The Austrian Empire declares war on Sardinia-Piedmont US/the World
The Austrian Empire mobilizes in response to the war preparations of Piedmont-Sardinia Foreign
The Italian Kingdom of Piedmont-Sardinia mobilizes its armed forces for war with Austria Foreign
The treaty annexing Savoy and Nice is signed in Turin US/the World
Three shiploads of reinforcements for Garibaldi's campaign in Sicily reach Sardinia US/the World
Treaty negotiations successfully conclude the late war between France, Austria, and Piedmont US/the World
Victor Emanuel II annexes Naples, Sicily, and Umbria and the unification of Italy is almost complete US/the World
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