Pages with category: September
North America 1862
Battle of Antietam
Having established naval supremacy, Union...
Outbreak of the Franco-Prussian War
In 1870 a Prussian prince accepted the Spanish...
Siege of Paris
With the French defeat at Sedan, Napoleon III...
Britain's Splendid Isolation
At the close of the Nineteenth Century,...
Asia Pacific 1901
In August 1900, the Allies captured Peking,...
Northern Eurasia 1905
Dissatisfaction with the Tsarist government...
Asia Pacific 1905
Japan swiftly overran Korea and southern...
Sub-Saharan Africa 1905
Maji Maji Rebellion
In 1905 revolt broke out in German East Africa...
Consolidation of the Dutch East Indies
Despite its small size, the Netherlands...
Northern Eurasia 1912
In early 1912, the weak and corrupt government...
Aftermath of the Balkan Wars
At the Treaty of Bucharest, Bulgaria ceded...
The first weeks of WWI saw a confusing array...
Sub-Saharan Africa 1914
Opening Shots in Africa
With the onset of World War I, the French and...
Conquest of the German Pacific
The Great War opened in the Pacific with a...
Southern Asia 1915
Even as the Allies were landing at Gallipoli,...