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Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

The most celebrated and widespread of the 19th-c. European revolutions proved also a crucial turning point in the Italian Risorgimento. Beginning with an insurrection in Palermo in January,...

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Herschel, Caroline Lucretia (1750–1848)

in An Oxford Companion to the Romantic Age

January 1999; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 268 words.

(1750–1848),

astronomer, who worked as an apprentice to her famous brother, William *Herschel, for many years

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Wheeler, Anna Doyle (1785–1848)

in An Oxford Companion to the Romantic Age

January 1999; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 295 words.

(1785–1848),

the most advanced but neglected feminist and socialist activist and thinker of the period after Mary *Wollstonecraft

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Chateaubriand, François-rené de (1768–1848)

Gérard Gengembre.

in Encyclopedia of the Enlightenment

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 1247 words.

(1768–1848), French writer and statesman.

Although Chateaubriand's Mémoires d'outre-tombe (Memoires from Beyond the Grave, 1834) stressed the

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D'Israeli, Isaac (1766–1848)

in An Oxford Companion to the Romantic Age

January 1999; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 253 words.

(1766–1848),

literary historian and novelist, father of Benjamin Disraeli (1804–81). Born in London into a

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The Habsburg Monarchy and Bohemia, 1526–1848

R. J. W. Evans.

in Austria, Hungary, and the Habsburgs

September 2008; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 12048 words.

This chapter presents an essay on the Habsburg Monarchy's administration of the kingdom of Bohemia during the period from 1526 to 1848. It suggests that during this period Bohemia became a...

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The Habsburgs and the Hungarian Problem, 1790–1848

R. J. W. Evans.

in Austria, Hungary, and the Habsburgs

September 2008; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 10495 words.

This chapter presents an essay on the Habsburg Monarchy's problem with Hungary during the period from 1790 to 1848. These include the perilous civil unrest of 1790 and the revolutionary...

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Nationality in East-Central Europe: Perception and Definition before 1848

R. J. W. Evans.

in Austria, Hungary, and the Habsburgs

September 2008; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 6567 words.

This chapter presents an essay on the perception and definition of nationality in East and Central Europe before 1848. It explores the political, socio-economic, and intellectual background...

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The role of the Dublin nationalist press in events leading to the downfall of the Irish nationalist movement in 1848

Ann Andrews.

in Newspapers and Newsmakers

April 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 24694 words.

Concentrating on the causes and consequences of disunity within the Irish nationalist movement from the end of 1843, this chapter examines the destructive power of the Dublin nationalist...

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Green, Ashbel (1762–1848)

in The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of the American Enlightenment

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 574 words.

Ashbel Green was a Presbyterian clergyman, president of the College of New Jersey, and editor. Throughout his career, he battled

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Adams, John Quincy (1767–1848)

in The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of the American Enlightenment

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 955 words.

John Quincy Adams, the sixth president of the United States, was a statesman, diplomat, and scholar, whose ideas about politics

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Hungary and the German Lands in the Nineteenth Century

R. J. W. Evans.

in Austria, Hungary, and the Habsburgs

September 2008; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 6921 words.

This chapter presents an essay on the cultural and political relationships and linkages between Hungary and Germany during the 19th century. It chronicles relevant events starting with the...

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From Confederation to Compromise: The Austrian Experiment, 1849–67

R. J. W. Evans.

in Austria, Hungary, and the Habsburgs

September 2008; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 14878 words.

This chapter presents an essay on the domestic political and cultural presuppositions of Austria's governmental experiment following the revolutionary events of 1848–49. It argues that this...

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The Nationalization of Democracy in the Weimar and First Austrian Republics

Erin R. Hochman.

in Imagining a Greater Germany

September 2016; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 12614 words.

This chapter examines republicans' rhetorical defense of the republics. Countering claims by the political right that the new republics were un-German, republicans argued that parliamentary...

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The Posthumous Lives of Thomas Muir

Gordon Pentland.

in Liberty, Property and Popular Politics

January 2016; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 7086 words.

This chapter examines the ways in which Thomas Muir was used by political activists, historians and writers in both Great Britain and Australia in the centuries following his death. It...

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Newspapers and Newsmakers

Ann Andrews.

April 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Book. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 288 pages.

Focussing on the years 1842 to 1867, Newspapers and Newsmakers evaluates the impact of the Dublin nationalist press on the Irish nationalist cause in its aspirations to overthrow the 1800...

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Epilogue

Jennine Hurl-Eamon.

in Marriage and the British Army in the Long Eighteenth Century

February 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700); Military History. 1711 words.

When Annette Meyers shot Henry Ducker in 1848, at least one witness blamed the army’s anti-marriage policy. Ducker was a womanizer who seduced Meyers and led her to believe that they would...

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Santa Anna and His Legacy

Will Fowler.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online April 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Latin American History; Early Modern History (1500 to 1700); Military History. 10003 words.

Antonio López de Santa Anna (b. Xalapa, February 21, 1794; d. Mexico City, June 21, 1876) was one of the most notorious military caudillos of 19th-century Mexico. He was involved in just...

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