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Garibaldi wanted to create a Italian republic, and by 1860 he had gotten 1,000 red shirt volunteers. With weapons and an army Garibaldi took control of Sicily. Garibaldi’s success took Cavour by surprise, Cavour thought that Garibaldi would set up his own republic. Cavour sent Victor Emmanuel to get Garibaldi. Garibaldi turned over Sicily.
Cavour was made Prime Minister in 1852. The first thing he did was improve the economy. The agriculture, railroads, and tree trade were all improved. In 1855 he lead Sardinia in the Crimean War, they didn’t win but it did get the attention of Napeoplean III. He then made a deal with him to aid Sardinia if they went to war with Austria.
Mazzini was a nationalist leader in Italy. In 1830s in founded young Italy, young Italy was a secret society so that Italy could be one free independent nation. He set it up in Rome in 1849 but French forces toppled it quickly.