REVOLUTIONS, INDEPENDENCE, AND REFORMBY: KAMEA HAMILTON
HAITIAN REVOLUTIONThe Haitian Revolution was an anti-slavery and anti-colonial revolution in the French colony acknowledged as Saint-Domingue. This occurrence aided in eliminating slavery and led to the development of the Republic of Haiti. Furthermore, it was the only slave uprising that led to the founding of a state. The Haitian Revolution is even said to be the most prosperous slave rebellion in Europe and the Americas. This was the beginning of the end of slavery.
INDUSTRIALIZATION IN BRITAINIndustrialization was the development of the manufacturing process that originated in Britain. Due to progressions throughout history, the Industrial Revolution helped enhance the effectiveness of water power and began utilizing steam power more, it also led to the advancement of machine tools. This era also commenced the Opium Wars and Imperialism.
OPIUM WARSThe Opium Wars occurred in China, beginning The First Opium War in 1839