Pages with category: International
North America 1845
Annexation of Texas
An even bigger flashpoint than Oregon was...
the Arctic 1875
Treaty of Saint Petersburg
While the Canadians were expanding westward...
North America 1876
Great Sioux War
In 1874, gold was discovered in the Black...
the Arctic 1882
First International Polar Year
By the 1870s polar exploration was becoming...
Asia Pacific 1894
First Sino-Japanese War
The intervention of China and Japan in Korea...
Asia Pacific 1937
Fall of Nanjing
Japan's capture of Shanghai convinced Chiang...
the Arctic 1939
Outbreak of World War II
While Norway and Denmark were disputing...
Policing the Southwest Pacific
In 1998 Papua New Guinea requested that...