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Colony of Van Diemen’s Land
The island of Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) was...
Battle of Konya
After defeating the Ottoman Empire in Syria in...
North America 1835
Second Seminole War
The Seminole of Florida were the most...
Province of South Australia
From 1829 a British group led by Edward Gibbon...
North America 1837
In the north, the British colonies of Upper...
North America 1845
Annexation of Texas
An even bigger flashpoint than Oregon was...
Rise of Napoleon III
In France, the new republic held the first...
Second French Empire
While the King of Prussia was backing down in...
North America 1853
Even as California was being accepted into the...
Taking advantage of the 1851 gold rush, the...
North America 1855
In 1854 the Kansas-Nebraska Act created the...
Unification of Central Italy
The Second Italian War of Independence was...
North America 1860
Secession of South Carolina
By 1860, the rift between the slave states of...
North America 1861
Fight for Kentucky
When the Civil War broke out, Kentucky had...
Schleswig and Holstein were two largely German...