Great Rebellion


Great Rebellion

The Great Rebellion is a term that is generally used in English for the following conflicts:

*The Wars of the Three Kingdoms in Great Britain between 1639 and 1651
*The Revolt of 1857 in India
*In the northern states of the USA, an alternate term used in naming the American Civil War
*The Rebellion of Túpac Amaru II in Peru between 1780 and 1783


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