Asia 1880-1914


Asia, 1880-1914


“As in Africa, the decades before World War I saw imperialism spread widely and rapidly in Asia. Two new powers, Japan and the United States, joined the British, French, and Dutch in extending control both to islands and to the mainland and in exploiting an enfeebled China. [book] Two maps showing the change from 1880 to 1914 in the Middle East and Southern Asia.


Donald Kagan et al. The Western Heritage Since 1300. (p. 893)

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