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war establishment

The level of equipment and manning laid down for a military unit in wartime.

Denmark

Denmark: 811 - 2005  

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...September 19 - Finland, Sweden, Norway and Denmark jointly declare their neutrality neutrality World Encyclopedia 1 1930s Second World War 20th century Politics War Europe Finland Norway Wars since 1900 1940 1940 April 9 - German ships and marines occupy the harbours of neutral Denmark and Norway Narvik, naval battles at The Oxford Companion to World War II 1 1940s Second World War 20th century War Europe Germany Norway Wars since 1900 1950 1950 A prehistoric victim of strangling is found in Tollund Moss in Denmark, with part of the noose still round his neck...

Spain

Spain: c. 15,000 years ago - 2006  

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...War Europe Wars and Revolutions 221 BCE 221 BCE Hannibal succeeds to the command of the Carthaginian forces in Spain, on the death of his brother-in-law Hasdrubal Hannibal ( c. 247– c. 183 bc ) World Encyclopedia 1 3rd century BCE Punic Wars War Europe Wars and Revolutions 201 BCE 201 BCE Carthaginian Spain is handed over to Rome to become two new provinces, at the end of the Second Punic War Punic wars A Dictionary of World History 2 3rd century BCE Punic Wars Politics Conquest and colonization War Rome Europe Greece Wars and Revolutions 46 BCE 46 BCE...

West Asia

West Asia: c. 90,000 years ago - 2011  

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...establishment of Saudi Arabia Saud, Muhammad ibn al- (1746–65) The Oxford Dictionary of Islam 1 18th century Politics Dynasties and royalty Asia 1744 1744 The Muslim reformer Muhammad ibn Abd al-Wahhab makes an alliance with Muhammad ibn Saud, of significance to the later Saudi dynasty Saud, Muhammad ibn al- (1746–65) The Oxford Dictionary of Islam 1 18th century Politics Dynasties and royalty Religion Islam Asia 1774 1774 In the treaty of Kuchuk Kainarji, ending the recent Russo-Turkish war, the Ottoman empire cedes the Crimea to Russia Russo-Ottoman Wars...

Europe

Europe: c. 800,000 years ago - 2011  

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...- from 1801 British Isles Britain 1989 1989 Nicolae Ceauşescu and his wife are captured and executed in a Romanian uprising Ceauçescu, Nicolae (1918–1989) Who's Who in the Twentieth Century 1 1980s 20th century Politics Communism War Cold war Wars since 1900 1990 1990 Racing Demon launches a trilogy on the British establishment by English playwright David Hare Hare, Sir David (1947– ) The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature 3 1990s 20th century Performing arts Theatre Literature English literature Literature in English Drama Great Britain - from...

Asia

Asia: c. 500,000 years ago - 2011  

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...1739 The Persian ruler Nadir Shah enters Delhi and removes much of the accumulated treasure of the Mughal empire Nadir Shah (1688–1747) A Dictionary of World History 2 18th century War Mughal empire Muslim empires South Asia India (the subcontinent) India (republic) Empires 1744 1744 Muhammad ibn Saud begins the expansion of power that will lead eventually to the establishment of Saudi Arabia Saud, Muhammad ibn al- (1746–65) The Oxford Dictionary of Islam 1 18th century Politics Dynasties and royalty West Asia 1744 1744 The Muslim reformer Muhammad ibn Abd...

Australia and Oceania

Australia and Oceania: c. 50 million years ago - 2007  

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...Rulers and politicians Wars since 1900 1944 1944 February 17 - US bombers destroy Japanese warships and planes in Operation Hailstone, a radar-guided night attack on the Truk Islands Truk Atoll The Oxford Companion to World War II 1 1940s Second World War 20th century War Pacific Islands Wars since 1900 1944 1944 July 9 - American marines win the island of Saipan in the Marianas, bringing Japan within range of US bombers Saipan, capture of The Oxford Companion to World War II 1 1940s Second World War 20th century War Pacific Islands Wars since 1900 1945 1945...

Britain

Britain: c. 800,000 years ago - 2011  

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...The Oxford Companion to Ships and the Sea 2 Edwardian era 1900s 20th century Travel and transport Technology Engineering War Great Britain - from 1707 United Kingdom - from 1801 British Isles Europe Society c. 1908 1908 Robert Baden-Powell publishes Scouting for Boys , the success of which leads to the establishment of the Scouts Scouting for Boys The Oxford Companion to the Book 1 Edwardian era 1900s 20th century Social and domestic War Great Britain - from 1707 United Kingdom - from 1801 British Isles Europe Society 1908 1908 Rat, Mole and Toad, in Kenneth...

British Isles

British Isles: c. 800,000 years ago - 2011  

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...The Oxford Companion to Ships and the Sea 2 Edwardian era 1900s 20th century Travel and transport Technology Engineering War Great Britain - from 1707 United Kingdom - from 1801 Europe Society Britain c. 1908 1908 Robert Baden-Powell publishes Scouting for Boys , the success of which leads to the establishment of the Scouts Scouting for Boys The Oxford Companion to the Book 1 Edwardian era 1900s 20th century Social and domestic War Great Britain - from 1707 United Kingdom - from 1801 Europe Society Britain 1908 1908 Rat, Mole and Toad, in Kenneth Grahame's...

North America

North America: c. 30,000 years ago - 2011  

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...Ordinance, a plan for the establishment of new states north and west of the Ohio river Northwest Ordinance The Oxford Companion to the Supreme Court of the United States 2 18th century Politics Conquest and colonization United States 1787 1787 Delegates meeting in Philadelphia agree a final draft for a US constitution, to be submitted to the states for ratification Constitution of the United States World Encyclopedia 1 18th century American Revolution Politics Democracy and dissent US presidents Rulers and politicians Wars and Revolutions United States...

United States

United States: c. 30,000 years ago - 2011  

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...Ordinance, a plan for the establishment of new states north and west of the Ohio river Northwest Ordinance The Oxford Companion to the Supreme Court of the United States 2 18th century Politics Conquest and colonization North America 1787 1787 Delegates meeting in Philadelphia agree a final draft for a US constitution, to be submitted to the states for ratification Constitution of the United States World Encyclopedia 1 18th century American Revolution Politics Democracy and dissent US presidents Rulers and politicians Wars and Revolutions North America...

Australia

Australia: c. 50 million years ago - 2007  

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...1 rev 1940s Second World War 20th century War Australia and Oceania Wars since 1900 1942 1942 May 31 - three Japanese midget submarines penetrate Sydney harbour in Australia Sydney harbour, attack on The Oxford Companion to World War II 1 1940s Second World War 20th century War Australia and Oceania Wars since 1900 1945 1945 August 15 - the Allies celebrate V-J Day – victory over Japan and the end of the war V-J Day The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military 1 1940s Second World War 20th century Social and domestic War Great Britain - from 1707...

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