PERIOD 5: Industrialization and Global Integration

Events

The Enlightenment

Approx. 1700

Romanticism, realism, and modernism

Approx. 1700 - Approx. 1900

American Revolution

1775 - 1783

Industrial Revolution

1780 - 1840

French Revolution

1789 - 1799

Haitian Rebellion

1791 - 1804

Declaration of the Rights of Man and the Citizen and Napoleonic Wars

1799 - 1815

Latin American Wars for Independence

1808 - 1825

French colonisation of Algeria

1830 - 1840

Construction of the Suez Canal

Approx. 1850 - Approx. 1860

Cultural Westernisation during Tanzimat reformation

Approx. 1850 - Approx. 1900

Taiping Rebellion

1850 - 1864

British East India Company Indian Revolt

1857 - 1858

Meiji Restoration

1868 - 1912

The Panic of 1873 and Long Depression

1870 - 1890

The Second Industrial Revolution

Approx. 1870

Young Turk Movement/Balkan nationalism

1876 - 1878

Tanzimat reforms and the Ottoman constitution

1876