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Prince Henry the Navigator
Brother of the king of Portugal, organized expeditions for trade to the south
Very cultured, invented gunpowder, compass, accepted Jesuits, combined Christianity and Confucianism
Japanese social hierarchy; shoguns exercising powers on emperor's behalf (not like powerful feudal lords)
East India Companies
Created by France, India fought over between England and France, India never able to maintain control before being conquered again
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