Southern Asia 1916
Pacification of South Persia
Back in Persia, the Ottomans had rolled back the Russian offensive and taken Hamadan. However the British were finally prepared ...
Sub-Saharan Africa 1917
The British defeated the Senussi attacks on Egypt in 1916 but, across the Sahara, French West Africa remained vulnerable to ...
Sub-Saharan Africa 1929
The 1920s saw a consolidation of the European hold over Africa as the colonial powers built railroads and made use ...