Imperialism

Europe

Great Britain Industrializes

1760 - 1914

France Industrializes

1810 - 1914

Congress of Vienna

1814 - 1815

Germany Industrializes

1820 - 1914

Austria-Hungary Industrializes

1840 - 1914

Italy Industrializes

1860 - 1914

Russia Industrializes

1870 - 1914

Americas

Age of Exploration

1400 - 1800

Independence Movements

1776 - 1824

U.S. Industrializes

1865 - 1914

Africa

British take control of Suez Canal in Egypt (1875)

1875

Zulu Rebellion (1879)

1879

Berlin Conference divides Africa (1884)

1884 - 1885

Asia

Tokugawa Shogunate (Isolation of Japan)

1603 - 1868

Opium War in China (1839-1842)

1839 - 1842

Treaty of Nanjing divides China (1842)

1842

Russia fails to defeat Ottoman Empire in Crimean War (1853-1856)

1853 - 1856

Commodore Perry Visits Japan (1853-1854)

1853 - 1854

Sepoy Mutiny in India (1857)

1857

British gov't imperializes India (1858)

1858

Meiji Restoration (Japan Industrializes)

1868 - 1912

Boxer Rebellion in China (1900)

1900

Japan seizes Manchuria from Russia (1905)

1905

Africa & Asia

Imperialism

1884 - 1948