eBook The Roots and Consequences of Independence Wars: Conflicts That Changed World History, 1st Edition

  • Spencer C. Tucker Texas Christian University
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  • ISBN-10: 1440855994
  • ISBN-13: 9781440855993
  • DDC: 355.02
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 500 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released May 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018
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Overview

This book covers 26 independence wars that have irrevocably changed the world, beginning with the Maccabean Revolt against Rome (167–160 BCE) and ending with the Tamil War for Independence in Sri Lanka (1983–2009).

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication.
About the Author.
Contents.
Chronological Entry List.
Alphabetical Entry List.
Preface.
Introduction.
1: Maccabean Revolt (167–160 BCE).
2: Jewish Revolt against Rome (66–73).
3: Scottish Wars of Independence (1296–1328 and 1332–1357).
4: Dutch War of Independence (1568–1648).
5: American War of Independence (1775–1783).
6: Haitian Revolution and Wars of Independence (1791–1804).
7: Spanish War of Independence (Peninsular War) (1808–1814).
8: Latin American Wars of Independence (1808–1825).
9: Mexican War of Independence (1810–1821).
10: Greek War of Independence (1821–1830).
11: Texas War of Independence (October 2, 1835–April 21, 1836).
12: Hungarian Revolution and War for Independence (1848–1849).
13: Italian Wars of Independence (Wars of Italian Unification) (1848–1849, 1859, and 1866).
14: Confederate States War for Independence (1861–1865).
15: Cuban Wars of Independence (1868–1878, 1879–1880, and 1895–1898).
16: Philippine War for Independence (1899–1902).
17: Arab Revolt (June 8, 1916–October 31, 1918).
18: Irish War of Independence (1919–1921).
19: Rif War (1921–1926).
20: Indonesian War of Independence (August 17, 1945–December 27, 1949).
21: Indochina War (1946–1954).
22: Israeli War of Independence (May 14, 1948–January 7, 1949).
23: Algerian War of Independence (1954–1962).
24: Portuguese Colonial Wars in Africa (1961–1974).
25: Biafra War for Independence (1967–1970).
26: Tamil War for Independence (1983–2009).
Contributors.
Index.