The Zulu chief around 1816 who used highly diciplined warriors and a good military to create a large centralized state.
The country that was in control of much of West Africa and Indochina in Southeast Asia.
The African country that was never conquered due to its status as a U.S. protectorate.
The seizure of a country or territory by a stronger nation.
East India Company
The company that did much of the conquering in India and got monopolies on trade because of it.
Spheres of Influence
An area (usually a port) in which the foreign nation controlled trade and investment.
The emperor of Ethiopia in 1889 who successfully resisted the Europeans.
The country that owned much of Africa, India, China, Southeast Asia, and many other places making it very powerful. ("The sun never sets...")
The country conquered by Britain that was just South of Europe.
The giving of control of African countries to European and other powers and the seperation of these people.
The Belgian leader who gained control of the Congo River Valley. Not a nice guy.
The country that came late to the conquering of Africa and ended up with Southwest Africa, East Africa, Cameroons, and Togo but it really didn't do them that much good.
The country that was able to modernize and not be conquered in Asia due largely to the Meiji Emperor.
The people who lead the Boxer rebellion against the Dowager Empress's rule.
The Suez Canal was built through this area in Muhammad Ali's efforts to modernize Egypt were continued.
Another name for the Boers.
Queen of England who ruled during the times of Imperialism.
The country that remained independent in Africa thanks to Menelik II.
The country that, due to imperialism, underwent the Boxer rebellion and the Opium War.
The Indian soldiers employed by Britain.
The country in which the Panama canal was built.
The African tribe that put up a huge fight but was eventually defeated by the British.
The part of Africa that was colonized first due to its similarity to the European climate.
The country that was run by the British until they earned independence due greatly to the efforts of Gandhi.
A settlement in a country or place by another country.
Queen of Hawaii who was overthrown in 1893.
Dutch settlers in Africa.
A country in Northern Africa that was run by the French.
The Filipino nationalist leader who declared that the Filipinos should be independent from the U.S..
The war in 1853 that broke out between the Russians and the Ottomans.
a country or settlement that is protected by another more powerful country.
the country that modernized during the time period under the reign of Muhammad Ali.