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  Palmerston, Henry John Temple, 3d Viscount. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001-05
A firm believer in liberal constitutionalism, Palmerston was instrumental in securing the independence of Belgium (1830–31), and in 1834 he formed a quadruple alliance with France, Spain, and Portugal to help the Iberian countries put down rebellions aimed at restoring absolutist rule.
Palmerston was an impulsive man who often acted without consultation; during his second period as foreign secretary he succeeded in offending not only foreign powers but also his colleagues and Queen Victoria.
Palmerston was not much interested in internal affairs, but he did firmly oppose further parliamentary reform.
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  Henry Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Palmerston, irritated at her Egyptian policy, flung himself into the arms of the northern powers, and the treaty of the 15 July 1840 was signed in London without the knowledge or concurrence of France.
Palmerston's reputation as an interventionist and his unpopularity with the Queen and other Whig grandees was such that when Lord John Russell attempted, in December 1845, to form a ministry, the combination failed because Lord Grey refused to join a government in which Palmerston should resume the direction of foreign affairs.
Palmerston received a law officers report he had commissioned on 29 July, 1862 which advised him to detain the CSS Alabama because it was being built for the South in the port of Birkenhead and it was therefore a breach of Britain's neutrality.
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 Henry John Temple, 3rd viscount Palmerston - LoveToKnow 1911   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Lord Palmerston was no orator; his language was unstudied, and his delivery somewhat embarrassed; but he generally found words to say the right thing at the right time, and to address the House of Commons in the language best adapted to the capacity and the temper of his audience.
Palmerston, irritated at her Egyptian policy, flung himself into the arms of the northern powers, and the treaty of the 15th of July 1840 was signed in London without the knowledge or concurrence of France.
Palmerston had learnt by experience that it was wiser to conciliate an opponent than to attempt to crush him, and that the imperious tone he had sometimes adopted in the House of Commons, and his supposed obsequiousness to the emperor of the French, were the causes of the temporary reverse he had sustained.
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 Henry Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston information - Search.com
Palmerston never was a Whig, still less a Radical: he was a statesman of the old English aristocratic type, liberal in his sentiments, favourable to the march of progress, but entirely opposed to the claims of democratic government.
Palmerston was a great orator; his language was relatively unstudied, and his delivery somewhat embarrassed, but he generally found words to say the right thing at the right time and to address the House of Commons in the language best adapted to the capacity and the temper of his audience.
Palmerston, irritated at her Egyptian policy, flung himself into the arms of the northern powers, and the treaty of the 15 July 1840 was signed in London without the knowledge or concurrence of France.
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 Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston : Information and resources about Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Palmerston began his career as a Canningite and served under him (and Lord Portland) as Junior Lord of Admirality from 1807.
Palmerston's elevation to the post of Foreign Secretary, perhaps the post most identified with him, came in 1830 in Earl Grey's great reforming government.
Palmerston continued to serve as Foreign Secretary in the succeeding Whig governments of Lord Melbourne (1835-1841 and Lord John Russell (1846-1851).
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 Lista dei primi ministri inglesi
Il titolo non fu comunque adottato formalmente fino a Henry Campbell-Bannerman (1905-08) quando al Primo Ministro venne dato uno status appena dietro quello di Arcivescovo di York.
11) Augustus Henry Fitzroy, 3rd Duke of Grafton 14 Ottobre 1768 28 Gennaio 1770 Whig
15) William Henry Cavendish-Bentinck, 3rd Duke of Portland 2 Aprile 1783 19 Dicembre 1783
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 Lord Palmerston
The eldest son of the speaker, Henry, 1st Viscount Palmerston (c.1673-1757), was created a peer of Ireland on the 12th of March 1723, and was succeeded by his grandson, Henry the second viscount (1739-1802), who married Miss Mary Mee, a lady celebrated for her beauty.
Lord Palmerston never was a Whig, still less a Radical; he was a statesman of the old English aristocratic type, liberal in his sentiments, favorable to the march of progress, but entirely opposed to the claims of democratic government.
Palmerston had learned by experience that it was wiser to conciliate an opponent than to attempt to crush him, and that the imperious tone he had sometimes adopted in the House of Commons, and his supposed obsequiousness to the emperor of the French, were the causes of the temporary reverse he had sustained.
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 Palmerston Henry John Temple 3rd Viscount - Search Results - MSN Encarta   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Palmerston, Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount (1784-1865), Foreign Secretary and Prime Minister of Great Britain (1855-1858, 1859-1865), who had an...
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 Janus: Papers of Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston
The eldest of five siblings, Henry John Temple was born in 1784 in Westminster.
Palmerston lost his University seat in 1831 and was eventually elected MP for Tiverton in 1835, a post he held until his death.
Palmerston lasted six years until he was forced out, his foreign policy being deemed by the cabinet to be putting Britain at risk.
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 Henry john temple 3rd viscount palmerston - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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 Viscount Palmerston
Viscount Palmerston[?] was a title in the peerage of Ireland created on March 12, 1723.
Henry Temple, 2nd Viscount Palmerston[?]; (1739 - 1802).
Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston; (1784 - 1865), the last holder of the title and Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
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 Camelot Village: Britain's Heritage and History
Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston (1784-1865) became the owner of Broadlands at seventeen, like his father.
Confidential papers and plans of the Crimea sent to the 3rd Lord Palmerston in 1855 are displayed on the desk at which he stood when working.
The associations with the Palmerstons are carried through to the Gun Room where the sporting interests of Broadlands and its owners are reflected.
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 Palmerston Congress, University of Southampton, 2003   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston (1784-1865) was a colossus of the 19th century political scene.
With his pomaded whiskers, mistresses, lavish parties and swashbuckling style, he had one foot in 18th century England, yet he played a decisive part in reshaping the map of Europe in the age of revolution and reform, and proved a key architect in the success of the Victorian Liberal party.
Broadlands in Hampshire was Palmerston’s country seat during his lifetime, and in the early 1980s the University of Southampton Library became the keeper of Palmerston’s archive.
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 secretary of state for foreign affairs - Article and Reference from OnPedia.com
Henry Bathurst, 3rd Earl Bathurst (October 11, 1809 - December 6, 1809)
Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston (November 22, 1830 - November 15, 1834)
Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston (July 6, 1846 - December 26, 1851)
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 John Henry Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston, (1784-1865) ed Harrow, Edinburgh and St John's College, Cambridge; M   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
John Henry Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston, (1784-1865) ed Harrow, Edinburgh and St John's College, Cambridge; M
John Henry Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston, (1784-1865) ed Harrow, Edinburgh and St John's College, Cambridge; M.P. 1807; Lord of the Admiralty 1807-9; Secretary at War 1809-28; Foreign Secretary 1830-41 (except for 1834-5) and 1846-51; Home Secretary 1852-55; PM 1855-58 and 1859-65
Gladstone constantly agitaated from reforms and Reform from 1859-65 but Palmerston was able to block it becuase it had must less support in the Parliamentary party and among middle-class voters, than in Cabinet.
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 Lord Palmerston quiz -- free game
"Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston, controlled or directed British foreign policy for a great deal of the 19th Century.
Palmerston had three unsuccessful attempts to become elected to parliament; he eventually got elected to parliament in which seat in June 1807?
A few months after becoming an MP, Palmerston made his maiden speech in the House of Commons, on what subject?
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 Palmerston, Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount - MSN Encarta
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 Palmerston, Henry John Temple
Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston including Engraving after 'The Coalition Ministry,...
Palmerston, was born in Park Street Westminster on 20 October 1784...
Extracts from letter of Lord Palmerston to the Marquess of Normanby, British Ambassador in Paris, delivered to the French foreign office.
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