East Asia 1938
Fall of Wuhan
Although the defeat at Tai'erzhuang was a setback, the Japanese were soon on the offensive again. By October, they ...
Southern Asia 1947
First Kashmir War
When the British Indian Empire was partitioned, most of the numerous princely states quickly agreed to join either India or ...
North America 1979
Decolonization in the Caribbean
In the 1960s and '70s, the British withdrew from most of their remaining colonies in the Americas. A brief attempt ...
Return of Nationalism
In 2016 the United Kingdom narrowly voted to leave the European Union. This move proved to be one of the ...