World Trade and Empires, 1839-1914

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    World Trade and Empires in Europe

    Time Line ... 1840 First Opium War

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    British Trade in India History

    British Trade in India England first established trade relations with India in 1608, with the arrival in India of the British East India Company. Its purpose was to make profits from trade between India and Europe. Such trade had been proved highly profitable by ...

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    European Trade With China and Southeast Asia

    China and Southeast Asia With the exception of Siam (present-day Thailand), nearly all the islands and kingdoms of Southeast Asia were under European sway by the outbreak of World War I in 1914. Most of the colonization took place after 1870. Thanks to the ...

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    Europeans Rule Africa

    The Takeover of Africa On the eve of World War I, in 1914, almost the entire continent of Africa was under European rule. The only exceptions were the independent nations of Ethiopia on the Red Sea and tiny Liberia on the Atlantic coast. In the ...

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    World Trade and Empires in Europe Practice Test

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