Pages with category: June
Cause and Effect
Brexit and the Crisis of Europe
The 'Leave' vote in United Kingdom's...
French invasion of Algeria
Following three years of deteriorating...
First Carlist War
Opposition to liberal reforms in Spain led to...
Accession of Queen Victoria
In 1837, King William IV of the United Kingdom...
North America 1846
War with Mexico encouraged President Polk to...
the Arctic 1846
Following the 1837 rebellions, the British...
The apparent success of the European...
Battle of Magenta
In April 1859 Sardinia deliberately provoked...
North America 1864
Second Mexican Empire
Despite fierce opposition, France took Mexico...
Outbreak of the Austro-Prussian War
After the war with Denmark, Austria and...
End of the German Confederation
Prussia responded swiftly to the German...
South America 1870
Victory of the Triple Alliance
After the Brazilian capture of Asunción in...
South America 1876
Truncation of Paraguay
Following its defeat by Brazil and Argentina...
North America 1876
Great Sioux War
In 1874, gold was discovered in the Black...
South America 1880
War of the Pacific
In February 1879 Chile had seized Antofagasta...