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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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Interest (1767–1812)

Brian Bonnyman.

in The Third Duke of Buccleuch and Adam Smith

August 2014; p ublished online May 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Regional and Area Studies. 23267 words.

By examining the Duke’s public, political and military careers this chapter explores the relationship between paternalism, patriotism and improvement. It argues that the management of the...

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Conclusion

Brian Bonnyman.

in The Third Duke of Buccleuch and Adam Smith

August 2014; p ublished online May 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Regional and Area Studies. 1523 words.

Beginning with the death of the third Duke of Buccleuch in 1812, this concluding chapter explores his reputation and legacy, highlighting the ways in which his paternalist strategy was...

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The Third Duke of Buccleuch and Adam Smith

Brian Bonnyman.

August 2014; p ublished online May 2015 .

Book. Subjects: Regional and Area Studies. 232 pages.

The third Duke of Buccleuch (1746-1812) presided over the management of one of Britain’s largest landed estates during a period of profound social, political and economic change. Tutored by...

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Caracas

Arturo Almandoz Marte.

in Latin American Studies

P ublished online July 2014 .

Article. Subjects: Regional and Area Studies; History of the Americas. 7784 words.

The capital of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela is located at the north of the country, separated from the Caribbean Sea by the Coast Range. Decades after Columbus encountered...

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The Cádiz Constitution and Liberalism

Roberto Breña.

in Latin American Studies

P ublished online June 2014 .

Article. Subjects: Regional and Area Studies; History of the Americas. 12773 words.

In 1812, in the middle of the occupation of almost all of the Iberian peninsula by the French army, a group of around 300 deputies from Spain, Spanish America, and the Philippines...

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Chile’s Struggle for Independence

Juan Luis Ossa.

in Latin American Studies

P ublished online March 2014 .

Article. Subjects: Regional and Area Studies; History of the Americas. 9305 words.

Chile’s struggle for independence is known as the period in which Chile became a separate country from Spain. It usually covers the years 1808–1830, and it is much related to events in...

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