Category: European history
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Second French Empire
While the King of Prussia was backing down in...
Outbreak of the Crimean War
In 1853, Russia occupied the Ottoman vassal...
Siege of Sevastopol
The Allies decided to destroy Russian power in...
End of the Crimean War
The siege of Sevastopol was poorly managed by...
The Great Game
The Crimean War halted Russian expansion...
By the late 1850s, the cause of Italian...
Battle of Magenta
In April 1859 Sardinia deliberately provoked...
Solferino and its Aftermath
After the Austrian defeat at Magenta, the...
Unification of Central Italy
The Second Italian War of Independence was...
Expedition of the Thousand
In return for French support, Sardinia ceded...
Annexation of the Two Sicilies
Having won over the island of Sicily,...
Kingdom of Italy
The conquest of the Two Sicilies left the...
Schleswig and Holstein were two largely German...
Second Schleswig War
The two most powerful German states were...
Outbreak of the Austro-Prussian War
After the war with Denmark, Austria and...