Pages with category: August
Asia Pacific 1918
In the chaos of the Russian Revolution,...
Northern Eurasia 1919
Denikin and Yudenich Attack
In mid-1919, White forces under Anton Denikin...
Southern Asia 1919
Only one day after accepting Afghan...
Treaty of Sevres
Ottoman Turkey was the last of the Central...
Southern Asia 1920
Treaty of Sèvres
The seizure of Arab Syria cemented France's...
Sub-Saharan Africa 1920
Africa and the Peace Treaties
Fighting continued in East Africa for a few...
Northern Eurasia 1920
Battle of Warsaw
In the west, the Soviets had beaten back a...
With the collapse of the Ottoman Empire,...
Southern Asia 1921
The most serious conflict in Turkey's war for...
Southern Asia 1925
Great Syrian Revolt
The French rule in Syria which followed the...
North America 1934
The Great Depression hit the United States...
Asia Pacific 1937
Battle of Shanghai
For the month following the Marco Polo Bridge...
Northern Eurasia 1939
Soviet-Japanese Border Wars
The late 1930s saw international stability...
In August 1939, Germany surprised the world by...
Asia Pacific 1939
A second Soviet-Japanese dispute broke out on...