Social studies timeline, p. 4

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  • Jan 1, 1200

    early thai civilization

    early thai civilization
    The Thai people came from china. When they came they started spreading buddhism. They also settled down near the Khmer.
  • Jan 1, 1500

    Colonization of southeast asia

    Colonization of southeast asia
    They were led there by portugal. In 1521 Magellan claimed the phillipenes for spain. They traded and spread religon.
  • Jan 1, 1521

    ferdinand magellans discovery

    ferdinand magellans discovery
    He found the phillipenes first. then he claimed them for spain. The europeans then spread roman catholicism.
  • Arrival of ducth traders.

    Arrival of ducth traders.
    They drove out the portugese. Then the claimed the east indies. They also gained control of the tea and spice trade.
  • French and british colonization

    French and british colonization
    They spread christianity. They also set up railroads and plantations. Their actions brought indians and chinese who wanted extra work.
  • U.S. ownership of the phillipenes.

    U.S. ownership of the phillipenes.
    The archipelago was won through the spanish war. We did not colonize thailand. They were ruled by colonial powers.
  • ww2 japanese invasion

    ww2 japanese invasion
    They occupied southeast asia. They broke up all the countries. After the war, the us gave them independence.
  • The vietnam war

    The vietnam war
    America got involved on the democrats side. We got involved because of the domino theory. Many people died on both sides.
  • The cambodian civil war.

    The cambodian civil war.
    Russia helped instigate it. Vietnam encouraged the fighting. It lasted for over 20 years.
  • The Khmer Civilazation

    The Khmer Civilazation
    The Khmer controlled a lot of cambodia around 800 A.D. They introduced hinduism to the reigon. They also built angkor wat, which is considered tob one of the seven wonders of the world.