Whap chap. 20 Vocab

  1. driving force behind britsh imperialism in South Africa , "cape cairo railroad"
    cecil rhodes
  2. used with variations to describe several global empires so large that there is always at least one part of their territory is in daylight.
    the "sun never sets"
  3. monarch of thiland during western expansion know as the father of science and tech.
    King Mongkut
  4. as a Filipino general, politician, and independence leader. He played an instrumental role during thePhilippines' revolution against Spain, and the subsequent Philippine-American War that resisted American occupation.
    Emilio Aguinaldo
  5. Part of Africa colonized by the Americans
  6. rich colony first founded by portugal but later colonized by the british
    Gold Coast
  7. ottoman army officer who seized control of Egypt and introduced a series of reforms
    Muhammad Ali
  8. name recognized by the Ottoman government in 1867, and used subsequently by Ismail Pasha, and his dynastic successors until 1914.[1]
  9. as the French developer of the Suez Canal,
    Ferdinand De Lesseps
  10. British army official known for his work in sudan and china
    Charles Gordon
  11. major islamic slave trade closed by the british in 1873
  12. missonary found lake victoria popularized abolitionism
    David Livingstone
  13. established by the Dutch East India Company in 1652, later colonized by british in early 1800s
    Cape colony
  14. was the most influential leader of the Zulu Kingdom.He is widely credited with uniting many of the Northern Nguni people, specifically the Mtetwa Paramountcy and the Ndwandwe into the Zulu Kingdom,
  15. established after the great trek into the interior of south africa in 1836
    Orange Free State/Transval
  16. part of modern day sudan ,It is chiefly known for being the site of the 1898 Fashoda Incident between the United Kingdom and France
  17. regulated European colonization and trade in Africa, Germany's sudden emergence as an imperial power. , , is often seen as the formalisation of the Scramble for Africa.
    Berlin Conference , 1884
  18. owned the congo
    King Leopold II of Belgium
  19. was an English poet, short-story writer, and novelist chiefly remembered for his celebration of British imperialism,
    Rudyard Kipling
  20. belief that it was a burden for the Europeans to civilize the African people
    "white mans Burden "
  21. term for British rule over India
    the Raj
  22. native princes and peasants jointed in a bloody struggle for independence , created a direct colony
    Sepoy rebellion
  23. was a British poet, historian and Whig politician. He wrote extensively as an essayist and reviewer, and on British history. He also held political office as Secretary at War
    Thomas Babington Macaulay
  24. the historic predecessor to the present-day Republic of South Africa. It came into being on 31 May 1910 with the unity of the previously separate colonies of the Cape, Natal, Transvaal and the Orange Free State. Following the First World War
    Union of South Africa
  25. a British crown colony established in 1884 after the Cape Colony's inability to control the territory. It was divided into seven administrative districts
  26. was one of the most influential samurai in Japanese history, living during the late Edo Period and early Meiji Era. He has been dubbed the last true samurai.
    Saigo takamori
  27. Ruler of Mysore
    tipu Sultan
  28. a movement was a large-scale Vietnamese insurgency between 1885 and 1889 against French colonial rule. Its objective was to expel the French and install the boy emperor Hàm Nghi as the leader of an independent Vietnam.
    Can Vuong
  29. are people from Nepal and northern India[1] who take their name from the 8th century Hindu warrior-saint Guru Gorakhnath.[2]
  30. one of the best known early rapid-fire weapons and a forerunner of the modern machine gun. Used in the America civil war and Spanish-American war
    Gatling guns
  31. transform colonial societies
  32. collaboration with local elites and leaving traditons
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Whap chap. 20 Vocab
Whap chap. 20 Vocab