1796

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Napoleon Bonaparte forces a crossing of the bridge at Arcole, a move that makes his career.
year 1796

Events

Date unknown

  • The Spanish government lifts the restrictions against neutrals trading with the colonies, thus acknowledging Spain's inability to supply the colonies with needed goods and markets.
  • Annual British iron production reaches 125,000 tons.


 

Event

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French RevolutionOften cited event in world history that has an even more brutal side to it than is usually discussed.

 

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References

  1. Charters, Erica; Rosenhaft, Eve; Smith, Hannah (2012). Civilians and War in Europe, 1618-1815