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states or countries under a single supreme authority, formerly esp. an emperor or empress.
The policy or practice of acquiring full or partial political control over another country, occupying it with settlers
- The basic material from which a product is made.
The control of one peripheral unit by another through some sequence of events that involves human intervention.
a policy in which a nation forces or encourages a subject people to adopt its institutions and customs.
Congo Free State
The Congo Free State was a government privately controlled by Leopold II, King of the Belgians through a dummy
british ruler of india
- a human-made waterway, which was opened in 1869, connecting the Red Sea and the Mediterranean Sea.
- used for trade
White/Black Man's Burden (docs found below)
Spheres of Influence
spatial region or conceptual division over which a state or organization has significant cultural, economic, military or political influence.
Opium Wars/Boxer Rebellion
war over trading and drugs