History: “Italy: A Geographical Expression” by Harry Hearder

Discuss the sections of the article “Italy: A Geographical Expression” by Harry Hearder.

Who was Metternich? Find out why he was important during the Italian Risorgimento for political developments on the Italian peninsula. Create a timeline as you are reading: include events that are important for Italian unification between 1815 and 1870. Write a short summary of each of the sections of “Italy: A Geographical Expression.” Choose one of these sections and find out more about that factor.