BeschreibungPlease note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Spinetta Marengo (Marengh in piedmontese) is a town in Piedmont, Italy located within the municipal boundaries of the comune of Alessandria. The population is 6,417. On 14 June 1800 the village was the scene of an important battle between the French army commanded by Napoleon and an Austrian army led by Melas. Every second Sunday in June, there is traditionally a costumed commemoration of the battle, drawing many international visitors. According to local legend, Majno, a thief who was said to have robbed Pope Pius VII whilst on his way to Paris in 1804 to crown Napoleon emperor, laid up in hiding in the woods of Fraschetta, just by Spinetta Marengo.
Untertitel: Piedmont. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: Part Press
Erscheinungsdatum: Oktober 2011
Seitenanzahl: 60 Seiten