Defining Documents in World History: The 19th Century (1801-1900), 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1682176975
  • ISBN-13: 9781682176979
  • DDC: 909.81
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 800 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released July 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Overview

This 2-volume set offers in-depth analysis of a broad range of historical documents, including legal codes, letters, speeches, constitutions, reports, and books that impacted the world throughout the nineteenth century, from the Napoleonic code to Darwin's Descent of Man.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Publisher's Note.
Editor's Introduction.
Contributors.
1: Europe.
2: Concordat of 1801.
3: Treaty of Paris.
4: Battle of Navarino.
5: June Rebellion of 1832 as described in Les Misérables (1862).
6: Account of the Irish Potato Famine.
7: The Communist Manifesto.
8: Louis Kossuth—Speech at a Dinner Given in His Honor by the U.S. Congress in Washington, D.C..
9: The Charge of the Light Brigade.
10: Manifesto of the Paris Commune.
11: King Victor Emmanuel II: Address to Parliament.
12: Treaty of Frankfurt.
13: The Conclusion of the Russo-Turkish War of 1877–78.
14: The Dual Alliance.
15: John Morley on Irish Home Rule.
16: Franco-Russian Alliance.
17: J'accuse!.
18: Convention with Respect to the Laws and Customs of War on Land.
19: Asia.
20: Treaty of Waitangi.
21: Treaty of Nanking.
22: An Account of U.S.-China Trade Negotiations.
23: Economic Program of the Taiping Rebels.
24: Karl Marx on British Rule in India.
25: Convention of Kanagawa.
26: Meiji Charter Oath.
27: Theodor Herzl on the Jewish State.
28: China's Hundred Days' Reform.
29: “The White Man's Burden”.
30: Open Door Note.