Silvio Spaventa, Bomba

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Silvio Spaventa (Bomba 1822, Rome 1893), was the younger brother of the philosopher Bertrando Spaventa and uncle and tutor of Benedetto Croce. Prominent figure of the Italian Risorgimento, he gave an effective contribution to the Unification of Italy and was …

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Gabriele Manthonè, Pescara

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Gabriele Manthonè (Pescara, October 23, 1764 – Naples, September 24, 1799) was a leading figure of the Neapolitan Republic of 1799. He was an officer of the Bourbon army who became a Republican and enthusiastically joined the Napoleon army after …

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