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Types of Treaties

The Congress of Vienna (1814–15)
The Congress of Vienna (1814–15)

The Congress of Vienna (German: Wiener Kongress) also called Vienna Congress, was a meeting of ambassadors of European states chaired by Austrian statesman Klemens von Metternich, and held in Vienna from November 1814 to June 1815, though the delegates had arrived and were already negotiating by late September 1814.

The Peace of Westphalia (1648)
The Peace of Westphalia (1648)

The Peace of Westphalia (German: Westfälischer Friede) was a series of peace treaties signed between May and October 1648 in the Westphalian cities of Osnabrück and Münster, enhancing powers of the sovereign nation state, instead of the Holy Roman Empire, resolving much of Europe's Protestant - Catholic conflict.

The Treaty of Paris (1783)
The Treaty of Paris (1783)

Treaty of Paris (1783) at Wikisource The Treaty of Paris, signed in Paris by representatives of King George III of Great Britain and representatives of the United States of America on September 3, 1783, ended the American Revolutionary War.

Treaty of Tordesillas (1494)
Treaty of Tordesillas (1494)

Treaty of Tordesillas, (June 7, 1494), agreement between Spain and Portugal aimed at settling conflicts over lands newly discovered or explored by Christopher Columbus and other late 15th-century voyagers.

Treaty of Versailles (1919)
Treaty of Versailles (1919)

Treaty of Versailles, peace document signed at the end of World War I by the Allied and associated powers and by Germany in the Hall of Mirrors in the Palace of Versailles, France, on June 28, 1919; it took force on January 10, 1920.

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