imperialism-world history childers

  • drug quinine

    perfection of the drug quinine eventually protected europeans from being infested with this disease
  • sepoy mutiny

    an 1857 rebellion of hindu and muslim soldiers against the british in india
  • 1867

    discoveries of diamonds
  • man-made rivers

    man -made water way that cut through the isthmas of suez
  • this official held the title of vicerory

  • 1884

    The maxim gun was the first automatic machine gun.
  • Period: to

    14 european nations met at the berlin conference to lay down rules for the division of africa

  • 1884-1885

    14 european nations met at the berlin conference to lay down rules for the division of Africa.
  • 1886

    discovery of Gold
  • 1887

    The zulu nation fell to British control.
  • exporting tobacco

    nasir al-din sold a concession to a britain company to export persian tobacco.
  • boers

    the boers blamed the british and took them up against them
  • boers wars

    war between the boers and british and was the first moden war
  • great game

    struggle over muslims lands in central asia.
  • menelik 2

    help resist the british
  • grimean war

    war between the russians and the ottomeans
  • britain's empire

    britain fully agree that its empire would not extend beyound the khyber pass.
  • broken agreements

    the agreement that was honored until 1979 when the soviet union invaded afghanistan
  • russia and britain take over persia

    the battle over tobacco was started when a consession sold to a british company outraged jamal al-din al-afghani
  • british government takes direct comand of india

    the east india company grew over time and governed an area that included modern bangladesh