Some articles on parliament, sardinian, sardinians, sardinian parliament:
... of the Kingdom to Turin in mainland Italy where the parliament was also based the parliament and government of the Kingdom was composed exclusively of men from the mainland ... the mainland were appointed in the main roles of the Sardinian administration, excluding native Sardinians from any active role in government ... The new viceroy asked the Sardinian parliament, the "Stamenti", to swear to observe the laws and privileges of the nobility that had been granted by the Spanish governments that ruled the Kingdom of Sardinia ...
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