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European Revolutions of 1848

The European Revolutions started in France and spread throughout Europe and even some parts of Latin America. A number of factors were …

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Westward Expansion/Mexican War

As the United States expanded westward, they came into conflict with Mexico that resulted in the Mexican – American War. This war …

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Goldrush in California

When James W. Marshall discovered gold in California on January 24th, 1848, the California Goldrush began. While most of the people that …

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Trails of Expansion in the USA

Expansion was the theme during the years between 1821 and 1862. It was the time of wagon trains and the famous expansion …

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Australia

Before British colonization in the late 18th century, Australia was inhabited by indigenous people groups that spoke over 250 different languages and …

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War of 1812

Started on June 18, 1812, the War of 1812 lasted 32 months and was fought between the United States of America and …

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Industrial England

From about 1760 to around 1830, England underwent various significant changes in common industries resulting in what is now known as the …