Imperialism

Events

Imperialism in China began with the First Opium War

1839 - 1849

Treaty of nanking

1842

China was forced to open 11 more treaty ports

1858

Manchu emperor overthrown

1866 - 1925

Western nations carved China into spheres of influence

1870 - 1914

Uprising

1899 - 1901

Revolution broke out across the county

1911