- The third world consisted of developing nations, often newly independent, who
were not aligned with either superpower
Fighting for the third world
- The U.S. and Soviet intelligence agencies - CIA and the KGB - engaged in various
Fascism's rise in Italy
-Fascism was a new militant political movement that emphasized loyalty to the state
and obedience to its leader. It has no clearly defined theory or program.
- Fascist parties were made up of aristocrats, and industria
1793 Qing emperor agreed to receive an ambassador from England.
China acquired a quick growing strain of rice from SE Asia
Spanish and Portugese brought maise sweet potatoes and peanuts from the
China had extensive mining and manufacturing i
1881- Alexander III succeeded his father and stopped all reforms in
Russia. Anyone who did anything different was considered a danger.
Alexander III imposed strict censorship codes on all documents, had
secret police, and sent political pr