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Britain in change, 1815-51

by Colin McNab

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Published by Oliver & Boyd in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain -- History -- 1800-1837 -- Examinations -- Study guides.,
    • Great Britain -- History -- Victoria, 1837-1901 -- Examinations -- Study guides.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 142) and index.

      StatementColin McNab, Robert Mackenzie.
      ContributionsMackenzie, Robert, 1947-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA535 .M48 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination144 p. :
      Number of Pages144
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1789119M
      ISBN 100050041851
      LC Control Number89185378
      OCLC/WorldCa18834258

      Incumbents. Monarch – Victoria; Prime Minister – Lord John Russell (); Parliament – 15th; Events. 18 January – Don Pacifico affair: Lord Palmerston, the Foreign Secretary, sends a Royal Navy squadron to blockade the port of Piraeus in the Aegean Sea in defence of the interests of a British citizen, causing a diplomatic incident with Russia and France. 5 March – opening of Robert. Britain is one of the last nations to adjust to the more accurate Gregorian calendar, causing a suspicious public to fear they have been robbed of eleven days Edward Lear publishes his Book of Nonsense, consisting of limericks illustrated with his own cartoons. Go to Lear, Edward (–88) in A Dictionary of British History (1 rev ed.).

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