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1812

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Concert overture, op. 49 (1880), by Tchaikovsky; written for the Moscow Exhibition, it commemorates Napoleon's retreat from Moscow in 1812 and incorporates La Marseillaise and the Tsarist...

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War of 1812

William H. Brown.

in Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 1349 words.

In a global sense, the War of 1812 (1812–1815) was an American reaction to the Napoleonic Wars and

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The Environmental History of the Early British Gas Industry, 1812–1830

Leslie Tomory.

in Environmental History

January 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental History; Contemporary History (Post 1945). 11899 words.

The manufactured gas industry was established in the United Kingdom in 1812, spreading to most cities by 1820. The process of generating gas also produced highly toxic effluent that was...

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Introduction Jews as German Citizens: The Prussian Emancipation Edict of 1812 and Beyond

Andreas Brämer and Gideon Reuveni.

in The Leo Baeck Institute Year Book

January 2014; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); European History; The Holocaust; Judaism and Jewish Studies. 1391 words.

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A Gracious Act or Merely a Regulation of Economic Activity? A Daily Life Perspective on the Reception of the Prussian Emancipation Edict of 1812

Michał Szulc.

in The Leo Baeck Institute Year Book

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); European History; The Holocaust; Judaism and Jewish Studies. 7744 words.

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Krupp

Christopher Riches and Jan Palmowski.

in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History

P ublished online September 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 202 words.

The largest arms manufacturer in Europe from the second half of the nineteenth century to 1945. Alfred Krupp (b. 1812...

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Krupp

Christopher Riches and Jan Palmowski.

in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History

P ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Contemporary History (Post 1945). 202 words.

The largest arms manufacturer in Europe from the second half of the nineteenth century to 1945. Alfred Krupp (b. 1812...

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Krupp

Overview page. Subjects: Economic History — Contemporary History (Post 1945).

The largest arms manufacturer in Europe from the second half of the nineteenth century to 1945. Alfred Krupp (b. 1812, d. 1887) transformed the indebted steel works which he inherited into...

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