Confederacy

Confederacy may refer to:

A Confederation, an association of sovereign states or communities. Examples include:

  • Confederate States of America, eleven southern states of the United States of America between 1861 and 1865. "Confederacy" may also reference the military armed forces of the CSA, such as:
    • Confederate States Army
    • Confederate States Marine Corps
    • Confederate States Navy
  • Confederate Ireland
  • Canadian Confederation
  • Confederation of the Rhine
  • Gaya Confederacy, an ancient grouping of territorial polities in southern Korea
  • German Confederation
  • Iroquois Confederacy, group of united Native American nations in both Canada and the United States of America
  • Maratha Confederacy
  • North German Confederation
  • Peru-Bolivian Confederation of 1836–1839
  • Powhatan Confederacy
  • Sikh Confederacy
  • Swiss Confederation
    • Old Swiss Confederacy
  • Three Confederate States of Gojoseon of the Korean Bronze Age
  • Western Confederacy

Read more about Confederacy:  Fictional Confederacies

Other articles related to "confederacy":

American Civil War Medicine - Confederacy
... The Confederacy was quicker to authorize the establishment of a medical corps than the Union, but the Confederate medical corp was at a considerable disadvantage throughout the war ... creation of the military regulations of the Confederacy omitted the section for medical officers, and none were mustered into their initial regiments ... Initially the Confederacy employed a policy of furloughing wounded soldiers to return home for recovery ...
Confederacy - Fictional Confederacies
... Breen Confederacy, a political entity in the Star Trek universe Capellan Confederation, a political entity in the Battletech universe Galactic Confederacy, part of the Scientology mythos Terran Confederacy, a ... Space The Confederacy of Independent Systems, a secessionist political entity in the Star Wars universe ...
Charon: A Dragon At The Gate - Setting
... The Confederacy is a collection of human populated worlds in which all members are biologically and socially engineered to be perfect and docile citizens in a materialistic ... Not wishing to stagnate, the Confederacy continually expands, and the worlds of the Frontier have humans of unaltered genetics ... Despite the Confederacy's best efforts, there are always criminals ...
Britain In The American Civil War - Confederate Diplomacy
... Once the war with the United States began, the best hope for the survival of the Confederacy was military intervention by Britain and France ... realized this as well and made it clear that recognition of the Confederacy meant war with the United States — and the cutoff of food shipments into Britain ... who had believed in "King Cotton" — that is, Britain had to support the Confederacy to obtain cotton for its industries— were proven wrong ...
Tellenlied - Composition
21 names the duchy of Milan as in league with the Confederacy, that portion was likely written earlier, in 1474 or 1475, as duke Galeazzo Maria Sforza also entered a pact with Burgundy in 1475, lending ... of Tell's apple-shot and the place of origin of the Confederacy), the geographical origin of this early William Tell song is still a matter of debate ...

Famous quotes containing the word confederacy:

    Every diminution of the public burdens arising from taxation gives to individual enterprise increased power and furnishes to all the members of our happy confederacy new motives for patriotic affection and support.
    Andrew Jackson (1767–1845)