North America 1842
Conflict with the Comanche did not stop Texas from pursuing its vast territorial claims against Mexico. In 1841 the Texians ...
North America 1845
Annexation of Texas
An even bigger flashpoint than Oregon was Texas, which wanted to join the US despite Mexican warnings that doing so ...
In the early 1840s, Switzerland was still more a confederation of cantons than a nation state. The leading Radical Party ...
The success of the French and Italian revolutions helped inspire uprisings across the German Confederation, with nationalists calling for a ...
By the late 1850s, the cause of Italian unification was drawing widespread support from intellectuals and radicals across Europe. After ...