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In which year did the crimean war end?
Name the treaty that Palmerston used to end the war
Name the hungarian nationalist who was invited to stay at Palmerstons house.
Which irregular troops did the Turks use in the Bulgarian horrors?
Name the General who died in Sudan whilst evacuating British Forces?
Name the Lord who marched troops into Kabul after his complaints were ignored by the Viceroy of India?
Name the Governor-General of South Africa in 1877
Name the congress that Bismark organised in 1878
Who rose to premiership in 1852?
Which country invaded Turkey in 1877
In which year did the crimean war start?
In which year did Germany unify after the Franco-Prussian war?
Which country was formally acquired by the UK in 1886?
What were the collection of states including Canada, Australia, South Africa moving towards independence called?
Which radical resigned over Gladstone bombing of Alexandria in 1882?
What Year was the Congress of Vienna?
Which country suffered a nationalist crisis in 1885?
Name the confederate ship that caused controversy and resulted in Gladstone paying arbitrations.
Which word did the convention in London in 1884 fail to modify?
In 1871 which state was annexed?
With which Tsar did Aberdeen give the wrong impression to?
Apart from Aberdeen, who else supported the Concert of Europe?
After breaking away from SA in the Transvaal in 1881, which Africaan tribe beat the British at Majuba Hill?
Who replaced Derby as foreign secretary upon his resignation due to Disraeli moving a fleet into the mediterranean?
Which Jubillee did the Queen celebrate in 1886?
Name the conference in which European powers met in 1884/5 to discuss dividing up Africa?
Which area of France did Gladstone unsuccesfully try to defend against Prussian annexation?
How many copies did Gladstone's second pamphlet ' Lessons in Massacre' sell?
In which year were strategic Chinese forts attacked?
Which important figure was foreign secretary from 1846-51?
The name of the Don that Palmerston helped despite great criticism in 1850
Which incident occured in 1856 as a result of the Chinese stopping a boat flying the British flag?
When was the treaty of San Stefano signed?
Which Zulu Chief was sent an ultimatum in 1878 to disband his army? Cetawayo
Which sea was required to be neutralised as a result of the Paris Peace Treaty?
What term did Gladstone bestow on Disraeli's foreign policy?
In 1875 what did Disraeli purchase with the help of the Jewish-American Rothschild?
In which year was the Suez Canal completed?
How many copies did Gladstone's pamphlet, (published in 1876) 'The Bulgarian Horrors and the Question of the East' sell?
Which other radical than Bright argued to keep out of foreign affairs?
Which state did the UK obtain as part of the congress in 1878?
Name the Governor-General who calmed the situation in India.
In which year did Gladstone & Granville offer the Russians Penjdeh at the expense of saving the Zufilkar pass?
How many British troops were killed in Isandhlwana?
In which year did Salsibury sign a secret act with Italy and Austria to defend the Mediterranean region?
In 1857 which uprising caused controversy in India?
Other than Manchester, where was another of Disraeli's famous speeches held?
Which country underwent a civil war in 1879
Name the regions of Denmark that Palmerston claimed he would defend, Schleswig and...
In what year did Canada become self governing?
Name the Colonial Secretary who gave backing to Frere
State the term for the growing public interest in british foreign policy?
In which year did Belgium gain independence from the Netherlands?
State the phrase used by Disraeli to describe the the Bulgarian Atrocities?
Which horrors occured in 1876?
In which set of campaigns did Gladstone successfully tour in late 1879?
Gladstones speaches were presumed so great that some members could not ... him?
Name the austrian general that was assaulted when he came to the UK
What was the importance of trade with China?
Which european country had better relations with the UK, France or Germany?

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