Unit 5

Main

American Revolution

1775 - 1781

French Revolution

1789 - 1799

Haitian Revolution

1791 - 1803

Reign of Napoleon

1799 - 1814

Louisiana Purchase

1803

Life of Charles Darwin

1809 - 1882

Wars of Independence in Latin America

1810 - 1825

Trail of Tears

1838 - 1839

Opium War

1839 - 1842

Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels publish "Manifesto of the Communist Party"

1848

Life of Sergei Witte

1849 - 1915

Arrival of Commodore Perry In Japan

1853

Sepoy Rebellion

1857

Construction of the Suez Canal

1859 - 1869

US Civil War

1861 - 1865

Emancipation of Russian Serfs

1861

US Reconstruction

1867 - 1877

Meiji Restoration

1868

Completion of the transcontinental railroad line in the US

1869

Rule of Porforio Diaz in Mexico

1876 - 1911

Berlin West Africa Conference

1884 - 1885

Completion of the Canadian Pacific Railroad

1885

Construction of the Panama Canal

1904 - 1914

Maji-Maji Rebellion

1905 - 1906