Timeline Project: UNIT3 (1450-1750) Mueggenborg

  • Period: Apr 18, 1300 to

    Triangle Trade

    Trade among three ports or regions. Triangular trade usually evolves when a region has export commodities that are not required in the region from which its major imports come. Triangular trade thus provides a method for rectifying trade imbalances between the above regions.
  • Period: Apr 18, 1301 to Apr 18, 1436

    Safavid Empire

  • Apr 18, 1492

    Columbian Exchange

    The Columbian Exchange was a dramatically widespread exchange of animals, plants, culture, human populations (including slaves), communicable diseases, and ideas between the Eastern and Western hemispheres (Old World and New World). It was one of the most significant events concerning ecology, agriculture, and culture in all of human history.
  • Period: Apr 18, 1492 to Apr 18, 1498

    Creation of Colonies in the New World

  • Period: Apr 18, 1517 to

    Protestant Reformation

  • Period: Apr 18, 1526 to Apr 18, 1530


  • Apr 18, 1543

    Scientific Revolution

  • Period: Apr 18, 1552 to

    Matteo Ricci

  • Period: Apr 18, 1564 to


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    Thirty Year War

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    Tokugawa Shogunate

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    Qing Empire

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    Peter the Great

  • Enlightenment

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    Catherine the Great

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    French-Indian War

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    American Revolution

  • Storming the Bastille

    Storming the Bastille
    The medieval fortress and prison in Paris known as the Bastille represented royal authority in the centre of Paris. While the prison only contained seven inmates at the time of its storming, its fall was the flashpoint of the French Revolution.
  • Declaration of the Rights of Man

    The Declaration of the Rights of Man is a fundamental document of the French Revolution, defining the individual and collective rights of all the estates of the realm as universal. Influenced by the doctrine of natural right, the rights of man are universal: valid at all times and in every place, pertaining to human nature itself.
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    French Revolution

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    Haitian Revolution

  • Waterloo

    It was the culminating battle of the Waterloo Campaign and Napoleon's last. The defeat at Waterloo put an end to Napoleon's rule as Emperor of the French and marked the end of his Hundred Days' return from exile.