Kingdom Of Italy (Napoleonic)
The Kingdom of Italy (Italian: Regno d'Italia, but also Regno Italico; 17 March 1805–11 April 1814) was a state founded in Northern Italy by Napoleon, fully influenced by revolutionary France, that ended with his defeat and fall.
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... When Napoleon abdicated to both the thrones of France and Italyon April 11, 1814, Eugène de Beauharnais was lined up the Mincio River with his army ... The Senate of the Kingdomwas summoned on April 17, but the senators showed themselves undecided in that chaotic situation ... Paris was signed, and the remains of the kingdomwere annexed by the Austrian Empire, as announced by Count Bellegarde on June 12 ...
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