Untitled timeline

Chapter 18

Ivan III frees much of Russia from Mongols

1462

Time of Troubles begins

1604

Election of the 1st Romanov tsar

1613

Hereditary status of serfs fixed

1649

Beginning of reign of Peter the Great

1689

Last partition of Poland under Catherine the Great

1795

Chapter 20

Fall of Constantinople to Ottomans

1453

Safavid conq of Persia completed

1510

Ottoman victory at Battle of Chaldiran

1514

Babur's conq of India

1526

Death of Aurangzeb, Mughal decline begins

1707

Nadir Khan Afshar proclaims himself shah

1739

Chapter 22

Zhu Yuanzhang proclaims Ming Dynasty

1368

Portuguese conq Gao

1510

Hideyoshi unifies Japan

1590

Tokugawa Shogunate est

1603

Dutch East India Company est Batavia

1620

End of Ming Dynasty

1644