Madrid in 1865
This week´s questions are about the history of Spain during the 2nd half of the 19th century. You may take some ideas for your project from them.
Who was the author of the so- called Manzanares Manifesto?
When did the first Spain´s general strike take place? What was the reason for this strike?
What was the "rigaudon crisis"? What was its political significance?
Why did the Spanish government decide to intervene in Cochinchina in 1858? What was the result of this international adventure?
Why did Spain intervene together with France and the United Kingdom in Mexico in 1862? What general had an important role in the decision of leaving Mexico?
What happened in Madrid during the night of the 10th April 1865 (Saint Daniel´s night)? What was the origin of this incident?