Chapter 5 Timeline

Europe

French Revolution Begins

1789 - 1799

Reign of Napoleon Bonaparte

1799 - 1815

Congress of Vienna

1815

Bill of 1832 Passed

1832

Chartist Movement Begins

1840

First Maori War

1843

Rise of Marxism

1848

Russian Emancipation of Serfs

1861

Second Maori War

1863

German Unification

1864 - 1871

Peak of Imperialism

1871

Balkan Wars

1912 - 1913

(Balkan League and Ottoman Empire)

WWI

1914 - 1918

N. and S. America

American Revolution Begins

1776 - 1783

Slave Rebellion in St. Domingue

1792

Haiti Declares Independence

1814

Industrialization in America Begins

1820

Mexico Declares Independence

1821

Mexican-American War

1846 - 1848

American Civil War

1861 - 1865

Emancipation Proclamation

1863

Spanish-American War

1898

Asia and Africa

Reign of Sultan Selim III

1789 - 1807

Reign of Sultan Mahmud II

1807 - 1839

Russian Ottoman Wars

1833

Opium War

1839 - 1897

Tanzimat Reforms

1839 - 1876

Taiping Rebellion

1850 - 1864

Boer Republics Established

1850

Crimean War

1854 - 1856

Three British Presidencies Established in Africa

1857

Opening of the Suez Canal

1870

Reign of Sultan Abdul Hamid

1876 - 1908

Battle of Isandhlwana

1879

Boxer Rebellion

1898 - 1901

Anglo-Boer War

1899 - 1902