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North America 1840
The Comanche had taken advantage of Mexican...
North America 1846
Conquest of California & New Mexico
At the outbreak of the Mexican-American War,...
Truce of Malmö
In Northern Europe, international pressure...
Restoring the Old Order
The French capture of Rome effectively brought...
the Arctic 1859
Russian expeditions and settlers had been...
Solferino and its Aftermath
After the Austrian defeat at Magenta, the...
South America 1865
When its war with Brazil began in December...
South America 1891
Second Chilean Civil War
Political disputes between the President of...
the Arctic 1892
Opening up Greenland
For more than a century, Denmark’s Royal...
East Asia 1894
First Sino-Japanese War
The intervention of China and Japan in Korea...
North America 1898
By 1898, the long-running Cuban war for...
East Asia 1900
Battle of Peking
The Chinese Empire considered the Eight-Nation...
Southern Asia 1904
British Expedition to Tibet
While the British welcomed the Saudi...
Southern Asia 1907
While the British were in Tibet, their ally...
Southern Asia 1912
The collapse of the Chinese Empire allowed...