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Captain's Log Entry 4: Crisis

Posted May 23rd, 2017 at 01:29 AM by Junius

As I mentioned in my last post, by 1761, Britain was easily the foremost European power in India. While the Treaty of Paris returned France's Indian possessions to her, she was not allowed to rebuild the fortifications in Pondicherry and Chandranagar destroyed by the British. The French were forced to give up the game for the time being.

On the other side of the English Channel, Britain was also reeling from the effects of the Seven Year's War. Annual expenditure had more than doubled...
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History of the Philippines, Russia, the USA and Georgia (country)

Posted April 17th, 2017 at 10:32 PM by ayasachan
Updated April 18th, 2017 at 04:54 AM by ayasachan (Added some pictures)

Hello, magandang hapon po (good afternoon to you) and welcome to my blog! In this article, I will discuss the brief bilateral history of the Philippines, Russia, the United States of America and Georgia (country). To make the article more fun to read, I represented each country as human so it will be easier to understand. I only made this purely for fun and Iím not really good in English so if thereís any grammatical error, I will revise it in the near future. Also, I made the collages! Please comment...
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John Gibbon and Strategy

Posted November 5th, 2016 at 07:57 PM by Viperlord (Viperlord's History Blog)

John Gibbon, a North Carolinian West Pointer who remained loyal to the Union and very ably led troops throughout the war, is one of my favorite figures of the American Civil War. He is not someone I ever talk about in relation to strategy, because he spent most of the war as a division commander, briefly attaining corps command at the end, and early on of course, forging and leading the famed Iron Brigade. Consequently, I was pleased to come across a campaign plan proposed by none other than John...
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List of Spanish and Portuguese Conquistadores

Posted October 29th, 2016 at 01:43 PM by Piccolo
Updated November 2nd, 2016 at 12:25 PM by Piccolo

PŠnfilo de NarvŠez- Born in Spain; first came to Jamaica in 1510. Participated in the Spanish colonization and conquest of Cuba.


List of conquistadors on wikipedia:
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Notes on Texas

Posted October 22nd, 2016 at 01:49 PM by Piccolo
Updated October 22nd, 2016 at 01:58 PM by Piccolo

Sam Houston- First President of Texas

Lamar- Second President of Texas

BUSINESSMAN- Ross Perot got rich from his old company EDS (electronic data systems). I think he worked for IBM in the 1950s. Ross Perot was born in TexArkana. Now he is a Republican, for some reason.
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