Rank #1: 10.1- The International Working Men's Association
In 1864, a group of working men formed an international association called The International Working Men's Association.
May 20 2019
Rank #2: 1.1- The Kingdoms of Charles Stuart
In 1625 Charles Stuart became king of England, Scotland and Ireland. His relationship with Parliament immediately got off on the wrong foot.
Sep 15 2013
Rank #3: 9.01- New Spain
Aug 12 2018
Rank #5: 6.01- The Chain of Time
After the fall of Napoleon, the Bourbon monarchy was restored.
Mar 13 2017
Rank #7: 2.1- The Thirteen Colonies
A brief tour of the Thirteen Colonies.
Feb 10 2014
Rank #8: 4.19- The History of Haiti
Apr 17 2016
Rank #10: 1.2- Personal Rule
In the 1630s, King Charles ruled without Parliament. His financial policies and religious innovations annoyed many of his subjects.
Sep 23 2013
Rank #11: 5.01- The Conquest
After Columbus "discovered" America the Spanish built up an empire upon which the sun never set.
Jun 06 2016
Rank #12: 4.01- Saint-Domingue
The French colony of Saint-Domingue was the single most lucrative colony in the New World.
Dec 07 2015
Rank #13: 3.1- The Three Estates
The population of pre-Revolutionary France was divided into Three Estates: the Church, the Nobility and Everyone Else.
Jul 14 2014
Rank #14: 9.02- The Cry of Dolores
In 1810, Father Hidalgo let forth the Cry of Dolores.
Aug 20 2018
Rank #15: 5.02- New Granada
After the Bourbons came to power they reformed the Spanish Empire and along the way created the Viceroyalty of New Granada.
Jun 12 2016
Rank #16: 10.3- The Three Pillars of Marxism.
According to Lenin, Karl Marx was, "the genius who continued and consummated the three main ideological currents of the 19th century, as represented by the three most advanced countries of mankind: classical German philosophy, classical English political economy, and French socialism combined with French revolutionary doctrines in general.”
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Jun 03 2019
Rank #17: 8.2- The Franco-Prussian War
May 13 2018
Rank #18: 3.2-The Broken Regime
The Ancien Regime was a mess in desperate need of reform.
Jul 20 2014
Rank #19: 2.2- The Stamp Act
After the French and Indian War, the British Ministry started levying new taxes on the colonies. The colonists were not amused.
Feb 16 2014
Rank #20: 1.3- The Bishops' Wars
The Scots revolted after Charles tried to impose the Book of Common Prayer, forcing the King to recall Parliament.
Sep 30 2013