Russian frigate Alexander Nevsky
The Alexander Nevsky (Russian: Александр Невский) was a large screw frigate of the Russian Imperial Navy. The ship was designed as part of a challenge being offered by the Russian Empire to the Ro...
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Uragan-class monitor
The Uragan class (also known as the Bronenosetz class) was a class of monitors built for the Baltic Fleet of the Imperial Russian Navy. The ships were built to the plans of the American Passaic-class ...
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St. Albans Raid
The St. Albans Raid was the northernmost land action of the American Civil War. It was a controversial raid from Canada by Confederate soldiers meant to rob banks in retaliation for the Union Army bur...
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Trent Affair
The Trent Affair was an international diplomatic incident that occurred during the American Civil War. On November 8, 1861, the USS San Jacinto, commanded by Union Captain Charles Wilkes, interce...
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Gregorio Ruiz
Gregorio Ruiz was a Mexican general who participated in the Mexican Revolution. He was born in Perote, Veracruz, and died in Mexico City in 1913. He studied at the Heroico Colegio Militar, and by 18...
Prussia in the American Civil War
While trying to unify the various German states under its banner, Prussia was involved in the American Civil War. There were several members of the military elite of Prussia that served as both offic...
Britain in the American Civil War
The United Kingdom was officially neutral throughout the American Civil War, 1861–65. Elite opinion tended to favour the Confederacy, while public opinion tended to favour the United States. Large sca...
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List of treaties of the Confederate States of America
This is a list of treaties of the Confederate States of America.The Confederate States of America (CSA) was not officially recognized as a sovereign state by any foreign nation. Thus, the CSA did not ...
Tomás Mejía
Tomás Mejía (September 17, 1820 – June 19, 1867) was a Mexican soldier, born in Pinal de Amoles, Sierra Gorda, Querétaro. He fought as a Cavalry General on the side of Maximilian I of Mexico during th...
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Chesapeake Affair
The Chesapeake Affair was an international diplomatic incident that occurred during the American Civil War. On December 7, 1863 Confederate sympathizers from Canada’s Maritime Provinces captured the ...
Chesapeake Affair - Wikipedia
Australia and the American Civil War
Australia and the American Civil War is an article on the conflict that is a world away, that the Australian colonies were affected by the American Civil War both economically and by immigration. The ...
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Alabama Claims
The Alabama Claims were a series of demands for damages, sought by the United States government from the British government in 1869, for the attacks upon American merchant ships by the CSS Alabam...
France in the American Civil War
The Second French Empire remained officially neutral throughout the American Civil War and never recognized the Confederate States of America. The United States had warned that recognition meant war....
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French intervention in Mexico
The second French intervention in Mexico (Spanish: Segunda intervención francesa en México), also known as the Maximilian Affair, Mexican Adventure, the War of the French Intervention, the Franco-...
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Bagdad, Tamaulipas
Bagdad, Tamaulipas, Mexico was a town established in 1848 on the south bank of the mouth of the Río Grande. Moreover, this town is also known as the Port of Bagdad or the Port of Matamoros, since it i...
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Lauro Villar Ochoa
Lauro Villar Ochoa was a Mexican military general who is known for defending the National Palace of Mexico and Francisco I. Madero's administration, along with Ángel Ortiz Monasterio, from the rebelli...
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Confederate colonies
Confederate colonies were made up of emigrants from the Confederate States of America who fled the United States after the Union won the American Civil War (1861–1865). They settled in many Latin Amer...
Pedro Hinojosa
Pedro Hinojosa (31 January 1822, Matamoros, Tamaulipas - 5 March 1903, Matamoros) was a Mexican politician and military general who combated in the Mexican–American War, the Reform War, and in the Fre...
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Élie Frédéric Forey
Élie Frédéric Forey (10 January 1804 – 20 June 1872) was a Marshal of France.
Elie Frédéric Forey was born in Paris.He studied at the French military academy Saint-Cyr and was commissioned a lieut...
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CSS Shenandoah
CSS Shenandoah, formerly Sea King, was an iron-framed, teak-planked, full-rigged ship, with auxiliary steam power, captained by Confederate States Navy Lieutenant Commanding James Waddell, a North Ca...
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Bahamas in the American Civil War
Although a territory of the British Empire, during the American Civil War, the Bahamas was affected by the great conflict. Much as in the age of pirates the Bahamas were a haven for the swashbucklers...
French frigate Gomer (1841)
Gomer was a paddle frigate of the French Navy, lead ship of her class.She served in the Caribbean in 1843, and later served off France and England after being refitted as a royal yacht for Louis-Phili...
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Canada in the American Civil War
At the time of the American Civil War, Canada did not yet exist as a federated nation. Instead, the territory consisted of the United Province of Canada (parts of modern southern Ontario and Quebec) ...
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Lancashire Cotton Famine
The Lancashire Cotton Famine, also known as the Cotton Famine or the Cotton Panic (1861–65), was a depression in the textile industry of North West England, brought about by overproduction in a ...
Lancashire Cotton Famine - Wikipedia
United Kingdom and the American Civil War
The United Kingdom was officially neutral throughout the American Civil War, 1861–65. Elite opinion tended to favour the Confederacy, while public opinion tended to favour the United States. Large sca...
United Kingdom and the American Civil War - Wikipedia