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Topic: Events of 1808

  Continental System, Part 3: The Online Library of Liberty
The year 1808, as it went on, came to be dominated in fact by one of the great events in the history of the Continental System—the Spanish uprising.
By decree of September 16, 1808, Napoleon, who a little earlier had asserted that there were people who had pocketed 20,000,000 francs through smuggling in Holland, had recourse in violent indignation to the measure of closing the frontier of France to all colonial goods from Holland.
Reasons are found for it in 'different events and changes which have occurred in the relations between Great Britain and the territories of other powers', which meant, of course, the Iberian peninsula.
oll.libertyfund.org /Texts/Econlib/Heckscher0027/ContinentalSystem/HTMLs/0142_Pt04_Part3.html   (13732 words)

 History of Nova Scotia, Index of Dates, 1808.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-01)
On January 1, 1808, there were 795 in commission, 144 being ships of the line.
Thursday, April 7th, 1808, Sir George Prevost arrived at Halifax bringing with him 3,000 soldiers, consisting of three Regiments, one of which, the 101st, on Wednesday, the 11th of April, marched off to Annapolis.
Britain, up to 1808, fought the French on the seas and by sending money to her European allies.
www.blupete.com /Hist/Dates/1808.htm   (607 words)

 The Peninsular War - Index   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-01)
Napoleon marched 90,000 men into Spain in March 1808 and forced Charles IV to abdicate in favour of Ferdinand.
France invaded Spain and Portugal so in 1808 the British sent forces to assist the Portuguese and Spanish nationals to remove them.
The rest of the continent was firmly under Napoleon's thumb - if they lost their allies in the south, it could have severe effects on the British economy because they would have no ports in to export to in Europe.
homepages.ihug.co.nz /~awoodley/pwar/1808.html   (390 words)

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www.dewalt.com /us/events/event_detail.asp?EventID=1808   (139 words)

 Nongame Wildlife Program - Events
International Migratory Bird Day (IMBD) is filled with events across the country to celebrate the great wave of migratory songbirds, shorebirds, raptors, and waterfowl that flock into North America each spring.
This is an annual event with activities ranging from birding hikes, bird identification class, bird calling contests, to trapping stations and habitat improvement projects.
This annual event offers up close encounters with the National Symbol along with many other wildlife species that call the Boise River home.
fishandgame.idaho.gov /cms/wildlife/nongame/events.cfm   (220 words)

 1808 in science
The year 1808 CE in science and technology
See also: 1807 in science, other events of 1808, 1809 in science and the list of 'years in science'.
Carl Friedrich Gauss found methods for determining an orbit based on three observations.
www.guajara.com /wiki/en/wikipedia/1/18/1808_in_science.html   (107 words)

During the Era of Swedish Rule from the 1100s until 1808, Finland belonged to Sweden and was not an independent nation.
These events culminated in a state of affairs in Närpes, a coastal parish in Ostrobothnia, which forever changed the lives of many of its residents, including a young Finnish man, Anders Petter Bengtsson Wahlström Bäckman, and his family.
On February 21, 1808, Russian troops invaded Finland without declaring war on either Finland or Sweden, marking the beginning of the Finnish-Russian War of 1808-1809.
sydaby.eget.net /sjw/apw.htm   (4458 words)

Aside from the victory at Bailen, the Spanish armies from 1808 to 1812 had very little to celebrate.
Time and again they took the field only to be utterly routed by forces half their size.
Esdaile provides a cogent precis of the events from 1808 to 1812 culminating in Wellington’s appointment.
www.deepfriedhappymice.com /html/bookrev_esdaile_cmdspan.html   (459 words)

 Events :: Bio-IT World
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The results suggest that diabetes may affect the development of Peripheral Vascular Disease (PVD) via mechanisms distinct from those that are observed in non-DM related atherogenesis, with the CXCL14 gene strongly implicated.
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www.bio-itworld.com /advertise/ad_events   (781 words)

 Charleston Area Convention & Visitor Bureau - Charleston, SC
Witness world-renown performances at Spoleto, get a taste of our heritage at a small town oyster roast or discover the find of a lifetime at an antique show.
With so many events taking place, you'd better mark your calendar now.
The 7th annual Emily Whaley Memorial Garden Tour will feature the beautiful gardens of Church Street, as well as two special and elegant gardens on East Battery.
www.charlestoncvb.com /visitors/events.html?event_id=1808   (692 words)

 Louisiana Timeline: Year 1808
In 1808 Urquhart becomes House Speaker and Thompson replaces Prevost as Supreme Court Justice.
The new market structure for New Orleans built this year somewhere on the levee will be destroyed by a hurricane in 1812.
Chapitoulas Indians, whose name means river people, lived in this area of Destrehan in Jefferson Parish.
www.enlou.com /time/year1808.htm   (762 words)

 154. Where is That Girl?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-01)
Upstate New York lost one of its prime movers in 1808.
Former land agent Charles Williamson, sailing on a trade mission for the British government, failed to recover from his annual bout with Genesee Fever this time and was buried at sea in the Caribbean.
A number of events in 1808 would bear fruit down the road.
home.eznet.net /~dminor/TM000108.html   (486 words)

 NAAAP Boston Chapter - recap   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-01)
In most cases, the cost is not an entrance fee or cover charge.
For mixer events, the cost is usually the approximate cost of the dinner and the drinks at the venue.
To use the facilities for the event, you will be asked to abide by its terms and conditions.
www.naaapboston.org /Events.do?id=1808   (264 words)

 Saratoga County Chamber - Saratoga Springs - NY - Events Calendar!
Saratoga County Chamber - Saratoga Springs - NY - Events Calendar!
The event calendar is updated frequently and includes detailed information on events happening across the Saratoga County.
All events and schedules are subject to change.
www.saratoga.org /events/saratoga-event-calendar-view.asp?eventid=1808   (80 words)

 Architecture.com: Event Avenham Park Pavilion Competition: Exhibition of Designs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-01)
The design brief called for an exciting, innovative building which, whilst challenging previous interpretations of pavilion/park structures, would respect the historic landscape of Avenham Park.
The new pavilion is to be the focal point for year-round outdoor events that take place in the park.
The winning and shortlisted design proposals for the Pavilion will be on show in the magnificent Florence Hall.
www.riba.org /go/Events/Events_1808.html   (193 words)

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 ☞ Event: Copeland, MacPhee & Balu@ Surface - xvi.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-01)
Event: Copeland, MacPhee and Balu@ Surface - xvi.com
XVI \ Events \ Copeland, MacPhee & Balu@ Surface
If you were an XVI member you could mark your attendance for this event!
xvi.com /events/event.php?e=1808   (265 words)

 Book Archive Charles Warren Center
In 1997 Harvard College dedicated a gate into the Old Yard to celebrate the 25th anniversary of housing female students in the dorms.
As Steven Hahn demonstrates, rural African-Americans were central political actors in the great events of disunion, emancipation, and nation-building.
American intellectuals from George Kennan to Samuel Harper to Calvin Hoover understood Russian events in terms of national character.
www.fas.harvard.edu /~cwc/bookarchives.html   (8226 words)

 Biofind Events - Biotechnology Diagnostics and Pharmaceutical Events Database   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-01)
Biofind Events - Biotechnology Diagnostics and Pharmaceutical Events Database
Effective preparedness must also include advanced therapeutics for prophylactic protection, early diagnosis, and post-exposure treatment.
For more information on this event, please contact Chris Waterman.
www.biofind.com /events/events_view.asp?id=1808   (128 words)

 January Dates and Events in History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-01)
The holidays in this table are either based on calendars other than the Gregorian Calendar or are keyed to natural events such as seasons or cosmological phenomena
Iroquois Midwinter Ceremony (Aboriginal) Lasts for 8 days and each day is dedicated to an event, i.e..
1808 Salmon P. Chase, statesman, senator, and chief justice of the Supreme Court (Cornish, NH; died 1873)
www.a2zgorge.info /calendar/historyevents/01janhistory.html   (5099 words)

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Special Events, Trade Show, Conventions, Golf - Sports - Tournaments
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 MN Historical Society Calendar of Events
There are no events scheduled at this time that match your search criteria.
The Society's calendar of events lists programs happening at all of our historic sites.
Search the MHS web site or peruse our library catalogs.
events.mnhs.org /calendar/results.cfm?EventID=1808   (65 words)

 Beautiful-Events : Listings for Accommodations & Rentals in North Country
Receptions, Meeting Rooms, Special Events, Trade Show, Conventions, Golf - Sports - Tournaments, Accommodations
Meeting Rooms, Special Events, Trade Show, Conventions, Golf - Sports - Tournaments, Accommodations
Receptions, Meeting Rooms, Special Events, Trade Show, Conventions, Golf - Sports - Tournaments, Accommodations, Corporate & Social Parties
www.beautiful-events.com /regions/north_country/listings.asp?cat=180   (808 words)

 Trunking codes for Selected North Carolina Cities
A simple click on the name of the city (or county) on THAT page will bring you here.
CFR (Crash, Fire, Rescue) 848 Command CFR 976 Tactical Channel CFR 1776 Tactical Channel Fire Marshal 1936 Talk Group Police 272 Dispatch Police 368 Public Safety 1904 Tac 1 (Emergencies and Special Events) Shuttle Buses 560
Thanks go out to Bill Atkinson for sending me this information
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