Imperialism in Asia
"Imperialism in Asia" may refer to:
French Indochina
France driven out from Vietnam. Major Sei Igawa and 700 officers of the Japanese military participated in this war.
Dutch colonial empire
The Dutch Empire (Dutch: Nederlands-koloniale Rijk) comprised the overseas territories controlled by the Dutch Republic and, later, the modern Netherlands from the 17th century t...
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Dutch East Indies
The Dutch East Indies (or Netherlands East Indies; Dutch: Nederlands-Indië; Indonesian: Hindia Belanda) was a Dutch colony that became modern Indonesia following World War II. It w...
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Company rule in India
Company rule in India (sometimes, Company Raj, "raj," lit. "rule" in Hindi) refers to the rule or dominion of the British East India Company on the Indian subcontinent. This is variously taken to have...
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British Raj
The British Raj (rāj, meaning "rule" in Hindi) was British rule in the Indian subcontinent between 1858 and 1947. The term can also refer to the period of dominion. The region under British con...
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Indian independence movement
The term Indian Independence Movement encompasses activities and ideas aiming to end first East India Company rule (1757–1858), then the British Raj (1858–1947). The independence movement saw various...
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French Indochina
French Indochina (French: Indochine française; Khmer: សហភាពឥណ្ឌូចិន, Vietnamese: Đông Dương thuộc Pháp, [ɗoŋm zɰəŋ tʰuə̀k fǎp], frequently abbreviated to Đông Pháp), officially k...
French Indochina - Wikipedia
The Great Game
"The Great Game" was the strategic rivalry and conflict between the British Empire and the Russian Empire for supremacy in Central Asia. The classic Great Game period is generally regarded as running ...
The Great Game - Wikipedia
Russian conquest of Siberia
The Russian conquest of Siberia took place in the 16th and 17th centuries, when the Khanate of Sibir had become a loose political structure of vassalages which were becoming undermined by the activiti...
Russian conquest of Siberia - Wikipedia
List of foreign enclaves in China
The following is a list of former foreign enclaves in China.
List of foreign enclaves in China - Wikipedia
History of United States overseas expansion
This is a United States territorial acquisitions and conquests list, beginning with American independence. Note that this list primarily concerns land the United States acquired from other nation-stat...
History of United States overseas expansion - Wikipedia
Japanese imperialism
The following locations represent the maximum extent of Japanese Empire control of lands in the Pacific during the peak of its empire in World War II.
This is a list of regions occupied or annexed...
Japanese expansionism
Japanese militarism (日本軍國主義 or 日本軍国主義, Nihon gunkoku shugi) refers to the ideology in the Empire of Japan that militarism should dominate the political and social life of the nation, and that ...
Dutch intervention in Bali (1858)
Dutch intervention in Bali of 10–26 December 1858 was the fourth punitive expedition of the Royal Netherlands East Indies Army (KNIL) on the island. This expedition was directed against certain chiefs...
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Edi Expedition
The Edi-expedition (Dutch:Edi-expeditie) was a Dutch expedition in 1890 to Edi, a small state on the east coast of Aceh .
Edi Expedition - Wikipedia
Governor-General of the Dutch East Indies
The Governor-General of the Dutch East Indies (Dutch: Gouverneur-generaal van Nederlands Indië) represented the Dutch rule in the Dutch East Indies between 1610 and Dutch recognition of the indepe...
Governor-General of the Dutch East Indies - Wikipedia
Oost-Indisch Huis
The Oost-Indisch Huis (Dutch for "East India House") is an early 17th-century building in the centre of Amsterdam. It was a headquarters of the Dutch East India Company (Vereenigde Oostindische Compag...
Oost-Indisch Huis - Wikipedia
East India Company
The East India Company (EIC), more properly called the Honourable East India Company (HEIC), was an English joint-stock company, formed to pursue trade with the East Indies, but which ended up tradin...
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Second Bone War
The Second Bone War (or Makasar expedition) was a punitive expedition of the Royal Netherlands East Indies Army to Bone state, South Sulawesi, in January 1825.
Second Bone War - Wikipedia
Württemberg Cape Regiment
The Württemberg Cape Regiment (German: Württembergisches Kapregiment ) was a German military unit which was stationed at the Cape of Good Hope toward the end of the 18th century, in the service of...
Württemberg Cape Regiment - Wikipedia
Doji bara famine
The Doji bara famine (also, Skull famine) of 1791-92 in South Asia was brought on by a major El Niño event lasting from 1789 CE to 1795 CE and producing prolonged droughts. Recorded by William Roxburg...
Doji bara famine - Wikipedia
New Amsterdam judicial system
The New Amsterdam judicial system was initially developed privately by the Dutch East India Company, and gradually brought into closer conformity with Dutch law of the period.
In the first years ...
Budi Utomo
Budi Utomo (also Boedi Oetomo; "Prime Philosophy") was the first native political society in the Dutch East Indies. The political society is considered instrumental on the beginning of the Indonesian ...
Island of Palmas Case
Island of Palmas Case, (Scott, Hague Court Reports 2d 83 (1932), (Perm. Ct. Arb. 1928), 2 U.N. Rep. Intl. Arb. Awards 829), was a case involving a territorial dispute over the Island of Palmas (or Mia...
Island of Palmas Case - Wikipedia
Second expedition to Palembang
The Second expedition to Palembang was a punitive expedition of the Royal Dutch East Indies Army to Palembang in 1821. The Dutch commander Hendrik Merkus de Kock succeeded in coming to an agreement ...
Amboyna massacre
The Amboyna massacre was the 1623 torture and execution on Ambon Island (present-day Maluku, Indonesia), of twenty men, ten of whom were in the service of the English East India Company, by agents of ...
Amboyna massacre - Wikipedia
Zwarte Hollanders
Belanda Hitam (from Indonesian meaning "Black Dutchmen", known in Javanese as Londo Ireng), were a group of African recruits in the Royal Netherlands East Indies Army during the colonial period.Betwee...
Zwarte Hollanders - Wikipedia
Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose
Subhas Chandra Bose ( listen ; 23 January 1897 – 18 August 1945(1945-08-18) (aged 48)) was an Indian nationalist whose attempt during World War II to rid India of British rule wi...
Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose - Wikipedia
Hollandia (ship)
Hollandia was a ship of the Dutch East India Company (VOC) which wrecked on Annet, Isles of Scilly on 13 July 1743 causing 276 fatalities. The wreck was discovered in 1971 by Rex Cowan, a London attor...
Hollandia (ship) - Wikipedia
First expedition to Palembang
The First expedition to Palembang was a punitive expedition of the Royal Dutch East Indies Army to Palembang in 1819. The expedition ended in a failure for the Dutch.