Category: European history
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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...
End of the German Confederation
Prussia responded swiftly to the German...
Sadowa and its Aftermath
Three weeks into the war, invading Prussian...
North German Confederation
At the Peace of Prague, Austria accepted the...
Outbreak of the Franco-Prussian War
In 1870 a Prussian prince accepted the Spanish...
Siege of Paris
With the defeat at Sedan, Napoleon III was...
Unification of Germany and Fall of Paris
On 18 January 1871, King William of Prussia...
Treaty of Frankfurt
With the end of the Franco-Prussian War,...
Great Eastern Crisis
The 1870s saw increasing dissent in the...
Treaty of San Stefano
The Russo-Turkish War of 1877-8 began slowly,...
Aftermath of the Great Eastern Crisis
The Russian victory over Turkey alarmed the...
Scramble for Africa
In 1881 France alarmed Italy by seizing...