Chapters 24, 25, and 26 Timeline

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Industrial Revolution begins in Great Britain

1780

America gained independence from Britain

1783

Otto Von Bismark

1815 - 1899

Industrial Revolution begins in continental Europe

1815

Treaty of Nanking

1842

The Age of Nationalism

1850 - 1914

Russia attempts to industrialize

1850

The Gunboat Diplomacy

1853

Suez Canal construction

1859 - 1869

William I of Prussia

1861 - 1868

Russian ended serfdom

1861

The Danish War

1864

Austro-Prussian War

1866

Samurai overthrew The Shogun

1867

Franco-Prussian War

1870 - 1871

Unified and industrialized Germany is formed

1871

British sends financial advisors to Egypt

1876

Egyptians rebel against Britain

1876

"Great White Walls"

1880

Trans Siberian Railroads

1891 - 1916

The Boer War

1899 - 1902

Russia enters war

1914

World War I

1914 - 1918

Archduke Ferdinand assasinated

June 28, 1914

Italy joins the triple entente

1915

US enters war

April 1917

Bolshevik Revolution

November 1917

Treaty of Versailles

1919