Category: Napoleon III
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Rise of Napoleon III
In France, the new republic held the first...
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...
the Arctic 1855
Crimean War in the Arctic
Other nations were soon to follow the United...
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,...
North America 1860
Secession of South Carolina
By 1860, the rift between the slave states of...
North America 1861
Confederate States of America
The secession of South Carolina prompted the...