Category - Italy – History

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Dante’s New Love Life: the Vita Nuova

The love poets of Dante’s day informed everybody they have been in love: however all the time stored the identify of their beloved secret. Dante, nevertheless...

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“Tutti fratelli”: Solferino, Italy and Humanity’s Wounds

Henri Dunant had come to Italy on enterprise. However when he arrived in northern Italy he as an alternative witnessed the Battle of Solferino. Right here the...

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The Fifty-Three Known Forefathers of the Italian People: Latest Discoveries from Genetics

This can be a story about Italian y-DNA. However placing it that approach is deceptive. For there’s not a single coherent story of “Italianness” that...