revolt

  1. Salah

    The Eureka Revolt and the Australian Miners War

    In 1851, gold was discovered in Victoria, in southeast Australia. The result was a gold-rush that drew fortune-seekers from across the world; Australians, Englishmen, Scotsmen and Dutchmen brushed shoulders with Americans, Jews, black Africans, and Italians. The result, not unlike the...
  2. jeroenrottgering

    The Belgian Revolt

    I just finished my video about the Belgian revolt: Belgian Revolt/Belgische Opstand - YouTube Tell me what you think and perhaps we can have a discussion about it.
  3. interest

    Sources for Romanian peasants revolt 1907 and chichibu

    Does anyone have any good online sources. Original sources or analytical, like current news extracts, journals, contemporary literature, timelines, economic stats, etc.... Thanks Also, if you have anything for any of the other popular movements from Edwiu on, I'd like to hear about it
  4. Caracalla

    The Boudican Revolt Countdown to Defeat

    The Boudican Revolt: Countdown to defeat (Grahame Appleby) - Academia.edu
  5. Inc

    Great Illyrian Revolt (6-9AD)

    Great Illyrian Revolt - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Came across this, it seems quite notable, yet perhaps understated. Anyone here have any insights on it?
  6. jeroenrottgering

    What was the major cause for the Dutch revolt?

    What do you think that ignited the flame for starting a revolution against the Spanish rule. In my poll I give you a few options please pick one and explain why. Or if you have a totally different explanation you can pick other and explain why.
  7. Thessalonian

    The Maccabean Revolt: Judaism versus Hellenism

    YouTube - ‪4. Judaism in the First Century‬‏ Was it really a revolt against foreign rule or was it a civil war between traditionalist Jews in the countryside and Hellenized Jews in Jerusalem? Discuss....
  8. James Random

    Syria shuts down Internet as revolt gains steam.

    Terrible news :( Syria Shuts Down the Internet As Revolt Gains Steam
  9. James Random

    Global Revolt by Winter?

    GERALD CELENTE: The Spanish Are Picking Up Where The Egyptians Left Off, And By Winter The Revolution Will Be Global GERALD CELENTE: The Spanish Are Picking Up Where The Egyptians Left Off, And By Winter The Revolution Will Be Global The guy is right. Food prices will lead to global unrest...
  10. Isoroku295

    Quick victory over Great Illyrian Revolt

    So this is how it all went down. Rome invades Germania (NOT a mistake. just because you fail doesn't mean you had excellent reason to do it. Augustus knew that he had to shorten the border, as well as deal with many of the Germans). He is doing excellent. But suddenly the Illyrians revlot! Soon...
  11. jeroenrottgering

    Why did the European powers not aid King William I in crushing the Belgian revolt?

    I always wondered why did England, Prussia and Austria not aid the Dutch King William I in subducting the Belgians? It was agreed on the Congres of Vienna that Belgium, Luxembourg and the Netherlands should be formed into one state so France had a powerful neigbour to the north? But why did they...
  12. Salah

    The "Other" 9 AD - The Illyrian Revolt

    9 AD In September of 9 AD, three Roman legions under the command of Quinctilius Varus were destroyed in the Teutoberg Wald of Germania, in a revolt organized by the renegade auxiliary commander Arminius. This has become one of the most celebrated battles of antiquity, thanks in part to the...
  13. diddyriddick

    Admiral's Revolt

    Wasn't sure where to put this.... October 17, 1949-Time Magazine "With all the impressive might of a carrier strike, the U.S. Navy last week brought its rebellion into the open. Risking their careers, the Navy's highest-ranking officers ranged themselves in flat opposition to the declared...
  14. Comet

    Peasant's Revolt of 1381

    Check this out guys... I went to a Renaissance Fair close to where I lived today. A met an English gentlemen who was also a historian of the medieval period. We got to talking about my research (check out the John of Gaunt and Henry V is a heretic? threads :)). Anyway, he mentioned something...