Who were Garibaldi's 1000?


Giuseppe Garibaldi led the ultimate underdogs in an expedition to overthrow the Bourbon family ruling Sicily in 1860. Tune in and learn how this ragged band of roughly 1,000 people forced the royal army of 20,000 men to surrender in this podcast.

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Topics in this Podcast: Politics, government, warfare, Latin American history, House of Bourbon, 19th century