South Asia 1939
World War II and the Day of Deliverance
When Second World War broke out in September 1939, the Viceroy of India followed Britain by declaring war on Germany ...
South Asia 1937
Government of India Act
The growth of the Indian Independence Movement in the 1930s pushed Britain to reform the way it governed India. In ...
South Asia 1936
Right-wing expansionism in the 1930s - exemplified by the Japanese invasion of Manchuria, the Italian invasion of Ethiopia, and Hitler's ...
When projecting a round surface like that of the Earth onto a flat surface to create a map, distortions are ...
Western Desert Campaign
In North Africa, Rommel launched his greatest offensive against the British, expelling them from Libya and invading Egypt. By the ...
Soviet Coup Attempt
By now the forces unleashed by Gorbachev were beginning to test the structural integrity of the Soviet Union itself. In ...
North America 1832
Trail of Tears
In 1830, there were still five large American Indian groups living as semi-independent nations east of the Mississippi: the Cherokee ...
the Arctic 1818
Treaty of 1818
Fighting between Britain and the United States came to an end in 1815, with the Allies defeating Napoleon later that ...
World Religion Project
Other Religions - All (%)
Other Religions - All adherents as proportion of total population.
Power at Sea
Number of aircraft carriers by nation.