Interesting Stories and Events in Italian History

English Prisoners in Vetralla

July 10th, 2012

  On August 2, 1940  the submarine HMS Oswald of the British Navy colliding with an Italian destroyer, Vivaldi, and due to the  extensive damage the commander, Captain Fraser decided to abandon ship. As their ship Read more…

Garibaldi’s Blue Jeans

July 10th, 2012 Tagged with:

How many teenagers who wear blue jeans every day know that they are continuing a fashion that began about 140 years ago with the rugged hero of the Risorgimento movement? A Times correspondent wrote from Read more…