driving force behind britsh imperialism in South Africa , "cape cairo railroad"
used with variations to describe several global empires so large that there is always at least one part of their territory is in daylight.
the "sun never sets"
monarch of thiland during western expansion know as the father of science and tech.
as a Filipino general, politician, and independence leader. He played an instrumental role during thePhilippines' revolution against Spain, and the subsequent Philippine-American War that resisted American occupation.
Part of Africa colonized by the Americans
rich colony first founded by portugal but later colonized by the british
ottoman army officer who seized control of Egypt and introduced a series of reforms
name recognized by the Ottoman government in 1867, and used subsequently by Ismail Pasha, and his dynastic successors until 1914.
as the French developer of the Suez Canal,
Ferdinand De Lesseps
British army official known for his work in sudan and china
major islamic slave trade closed by the british in 1873
missonary found lake victoria popularized abolitionism
established by the Dutch East India Company in 1652, later colonized by british in early 1800s
was the most influential leader of the Zulu Kingdom.He is widely credited with uniting many of the Northern Nguni people, specifically the Mtetwa Paramountcy and the Ndwandwe into the Zulu Kingdom,
established after the great trek into the interior of south africa in 1836
Orange Free State/Transval
part of modern day sudan ,It is chiefly known for being the site of the 1898 Fashoda Incident between the United Kingdom and France
regulated European colonization and trade in Africa, Germany's sudden emergence as an imperial power. , , is often seen as the formalisation of the Scramble for Africa.
Berlin Conference , 1884
owned the congo
King Leopold II of Belgium
was an English poet, short-story writer, and novelist chiefly remembered for his celebration of British imperialism,
belief that it was a burden for the Europeans to civilize the African people
"white mans Burden "
term for British rule over India
native princes and peasants jointed in a bloody struggle for independence , created a direct colony
was a British poet, historian and Whig politician. He wrote extensively as an essayist and reviewer, and on British history. He also held political office as Secretary at War
Thomas Babington Macaulay
the historic predecessor to the present-day Republic of South Africa. It came into being on 31 May 1910 with the unity of the previously separate colonies of the Cape, Natal, Transvaal and the Orange Free State. Following the First World War
Union of South Africa
a British crown colony established in 1884 after the Cape Colony's inability to control the territory. It was divided into seven administrative districts
was one of the most influential samurai in Japanese history, living during the late Edo Period and early Meiji Era. He has been dubbed the last true samurai.
Ruler of Mysore
a movement was a large-scale Vietnamese insurgency between 1885 and 1889 against French colonial rule. Its objective was to expel the French and install the boy emperor Hàm Nghi as the leader of an independent Vietnam.
are people from Nepal and northern India who take their name from the 8th century Hindu warrior-saint Guru Gorakhnath.
one of the best known early rapid-fire weapons and a forerunner of the modern machine gun. Used in the America civil war and Spanish-American war
transform colonial societies
collaboration with local elites and leaving traditons