History of Taiwan
The history of Taiwan dates back tens of thousands of years to the earliest known evidence of human habitation. The sudden appearance of an agrarian culture around 3000 BC is believed to reflect the a...
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Prehistory of Taiwan
The prehistory of Taiwan, ending with the arrival of the Dutch East India Company in 1624, is known from archaeological finds throughout the island. The earliest evidence of human habitation dates ba...
Prehistory of Taiwan - Wikipedia
Negrito
The Negrito (/nɪˈɡritoʊ/) are several ethnic groups who inhabit isolated parts of Southeast Asia. Their current populations include Andamanese peoples of the Andaman Islands, Semang peoples of Mala...
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Taiwanese aborigines
Taiwanese aborigines (Chinese: 原住民; pinyin: yuánzhùmín; Wade–Giles: yüan2-chu4-min2; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: gôan-chū-bîn; literally: "original inhabitants") is the term commonly applied to th...
Taiwanese aborigines - Wikipedia
Taiwan under Dutch rule
The island of Taiwan, known historically as Formosa, was under colonial Dutch rule from 1624 to 1662. In the context of the Age of Discovery, the Dutch East India Company established its presence on T...
Taiwan under Dutch rule - Wikipedia
Taiwan under Spanish rule
Spanish Formosa was a Spanish colony established in the north of Taiwan from 1626 to 1642.The Portuguese were the first Europeans to discover the island of Taiwan, and named it Formosa due to the beau...
Taiwan under Spanish rule - Wikipedia
Kingdom of Tungning
The Kingdom of Tungning (simplified Chinese: 东宁王国; traditional Chinese: 東寧王國; pinyin: Dōngníng Wángguó) or Kingdom of Formosa was a government that ruled part of southwestern T...
Kingdom of Tungning - Wikipedia
Taiwan under Qing Dynasty rule
The Qing dynasty ruled Taiwan from 1683 to 1895. The Qing court sent an army led by general Shi Lang and annexed Taiwan in 1683. Qing rule over Taiwan ended when Taiwan was ceded to Japan by the Treat...
Taiwan under Qing Dynasty rule - Wikipedia
Taiwan under Japanese rule
Between 1895 and 1945, Taiwan (including the Pescadores) was a dependency of the Empire of Japan, after Qing China lost the First Sino-Japanese War to Japan and ceded Taiwan Province in the Treaty of ...
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Political divisions of Taiwan (1895-1945)
Taiwan was under Japanese rule after the First Sino-Japanese War, as per the Treaty of Shimonoseki of 1895. There were still several changes until the Japanese political system was adopted in 1920.
Political divisions of Taiwan (1895-1945) - Wikipedia
List of Governors-General of Taiwan
The position of Governor–General of Taiwan Taiwan Sōtoku (臺灣總督) existed when Taiwan (then known in English as Formosa) and the Pescadores were part of the Empire of Japan, from 1895 to 1945.The Ja...
List of Governors-General of Taiwan - Wikipedia
Structure of the Taiwan Army of Japan
The Taiwan Army of Japan (台湾軍, Taiwan gun) was an army of the Imperial Japanese Army recruited from, and stationed, on the island of Taiwan as a garrison force.
Following the First Sino-Ja...
Taiwan after World War II
Taiwan after World War II (traditional Chinese: 臺灣戰後時期; simplified Chinese: 台湾战后时期; pinyin: Táiwān Zhànhòu Shíqī) is the history of Taiwan which is ruled by the government of the Republic ...
Taiwan after World War II - Wikipedia
History of the Republic of China
The History of the Republic of China begins after the Qing dynasty in 1912, when the formation of the Republic of China as a constitutional republic put an end to 4,000 years of Imperial rule. The Qin...
History of the Republic of China - Wikipedia
Legal status of Taiwan
The controversy regarding the political status of Taiwan (or the "Taiwan Issue" as referred to by the Communist Party of China, or Mainland Issue or Taiwan Strait Issue as referred to by the Taiwan si...
Legal status of Taiwan - Wikipedia
228 Incident
The 228 Incident or 228 Massacre was an anti-government uprising in Taiwan. It began on February 27, 1947, and was violently suppressed by the KMT-led Republic of China government, who killed thousand...
228 Incident - Wikipedia
3-19 shooting incident
The 3-19 shooting incident (Chinese: 三一九槍擊事件) was an assassination attempt on President Chen Shui-bian and Vice President Annette Lu while they were campaigning in Tainan, Taiwan on March 19, 2004...
Dutch Formosa
The island of Taiwan, known historically as Formosa, was under colonial Dutch rule from 1624 to 1662. In the context of the Age of Discovery, the Dutch East India Company established its presence on T...
Dutch Formosa - Wikipedia
Economic history of Taiwan
The recordkeeping and development of the economic history of Taiwan started in the Age of Discovery. In the 17th century, the Europeans realized that Taiwan is located on the strategic cusp between th...
Economic history of Taiwan - Wikipedia
Republic of China Armed Forces
The Republic of China Armed Forces (Chinese: 中華民國國軍; pinyin: Zhōnghuá Mínguó Guójūn) are also known as the ROC Armed Forces or Taiwan Armed Forces, encompass the Army, Navy (including the Mari...
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