WHAP Modern Era
Reanna Elam 3rd Period
A Map of Time
1793: Chinese🇨🇳 vs. British🇬🇧
In 1793 China was growing and developing rapidly. Agriculture was on rise and the population was substantial. The British on the other hand were the total opposite. The British needed trading in order to even keep their population growing. The problem for the British was that the Chinese did not want to trade with them for the fact that they felt that they did not need to trade with the British, they all ready had everything that they needed.
1798: Napoleon in Egypt
1830's: Famine and Rebellions in Japan🌊🗾
1838-1842: First Opium War in China💊🇨🇳
1838-1876: Tanzimat Reforms in the Ottoman Empire
The Tanzimat series of reforms occoured in the Ottoman Empire between 1839 and 1876 under the rule of the sultans. These reforms, heavily influenced by European ideas, were intended to effectuate a fundamental change of the empire from the old system based on new principles to that of a modern state.