South Asia 1930
In late 1929 the Indian National Congress decided to push for the complete end of British rule, declaring 26 January ...
South Asia 1929
The Saudi conquests in Arabia had been achieved with the support of the Ikhwan tribal armies, who wanted to go ...
South Asia 1927
Treaty of Jeddah
In December 1925 the Saudis completed their conquest of Hejaz, creating the Kingdom of Hejaz and Nejd. In order to ...
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.