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The Economic Consequences of the Napoleonic Wars

The Napoleonic Wars: A Watershed in Spanish History?

By Leandro Prados de la Escosura (Carlos III University de Madrid) and Carlos Santiago-Caballero ( 1,624 more words

Spain

On this day... was born Adélaïde Labille-Guiard

Adélaïde Labille Guiard was a French miniaturist and portraitist of the 18th century.  She was born in Paris in 1749. At the of twenty she married to Louis Nicolas Guiard, a clerk from whom she later separated. 319 more words

Artists

Journey to the Infinite.

Frosted confusion.

A promise of a revolution.

My pursuit begins in this forest.

My enchanted path resides with those who are purist.

The depth of these nights. 287 more words

Politics

Journey to the Infinite.

Frosted confusion.

A promise of a revolution.

My pursuit begins in this forest.

My enchanted path resides with those who are purist.

The depth of these nights. 287 more words

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CONF: Art and Power: Patronage and Politics, Stanford, 23 February 2018

Stanford University, Stanford Humanities Center, 424 Santa Teresa St, Stanford, CA 94305, February 23, 2018

Art and Power: Patronage and Politics in Europe from the Old Regime to the Present… 382 more words

News And Events

The Reign of Terror in the French Revolution

In the last 300 years, a relatively short time in human history, the world has seen a shift away from the feudal system, in which a fragmented power structure of nobility and peasants, to a new egalitarian world were all people are theoretically equal. 2,130 more words

History