List of 12 Events that support my thesis

Thesis: Over the past 140 years, people’s hunger for power mostly due to economic benefits have often led to conflicts that molded history into the shape of the world we know now.

Main

Berlin Conference

1884

Boxer Rebellion

1898 - 1900

Sinking of the Maine

1898

Japan defeats Russia

1904

Battles of the Somme and Verdun-Trench Warfare in WWI

1916

Russian Revolution

1917

Germany Invades Poland

1939

Pearl Harbor attacked

1941

Russia invades Afghanistan

1979

Iraq Iran War

1980 - 1988

Saddam Hussein invades Kuwait:

1990

US invades Iraq

2003