Unformatted text preview: Chinese to give the british trading privledges. The boxer rebellion was started by trained men in martial arts who disrupted foreign powers in china and eventually took siege on Beijing attacking foreign leaders there. This rebellion started a nation wide uprising. Russia colonized south of its boarders, Persia, Turkistan and eventually led them right up against the brits colonized lands. Russia expanded eastward as well. Russia expanded into Mongolia where they met the Japanese the two powers went to war. Russia was weakend and shakened the tsars rule in Russia. French expanded into north Africa in the late 19 th century Jules ferry a repulican political leader, successfully argues for expaning the French presence in Indochina. Under ferry france took over Tunisia In 1895 the establishment of the Federation of French West Africa was set up to govern a territory nine time larger than france itself....
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- Fall '07
- First Opium War, Company rule in India