Italy's National Anthem

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Background Information

Italy's national anthem is called IL Canto degli Italiani. It was written by Goffredo Mameli in the autumn of 1847. The anthem was written because the author had great devotion to his country.

The Beautiful Land of Italy

The national anthem represents the proud country of Italy. Italy borders France, Switzerland, Austria, and Slovenia. Some of Italy's exports include cars, gold, jewelry, etc. Some of Italy's famous citizens include the Prime Minister, Matteo Renzi and President Sergio Mattarella.

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Comparison of the anthem to the people and its land

I think that the national anthem is a fair and accurate reflection of the land and its people. The anthem describes the people of Italy as people united. It states that they are ready to die and that they cannot be beaten with God on their side.