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World War I

The frame for the unit is M.A.I.N.: Militarism, Alliances, Imperialism, Nationalism (causes of WWI). WWI poetry is included.

Imperialism Cartoon - China 1898

Europan powers in China 1898 (Germany leaseholds Kiaochow, England wins Weihaiwei, Russia gets Port Arthur) - 'En Chine / Le gateau des Rois et... des Empereurs'.

akg-images / Universal Images Group China 1898 / Caricature / Petit Journal. Fine Art. Encyclopædia Britannica Image Quest. Web. 13 Nov 2011.

 

Belgian Empire

Suggested terms:
            -King Leopold II        -Congo
            -Belgian Congo

British Empire

Books
Atlas of World History
editor Patrick K. O'Brien
R 911 ATL
Historical Atlas of Empires
by Karen Farrington
R 911 FAR

French Empire

Suggested term:
-Napoleonic Wars
Books
Atlas of World History
editor Patrick K. O'Brien
R 911 ATL
Historical Atlas of Empires
by Karen Farrington
R 911 FAR

German Empire

Books
Atlas of World History
editor Patrick K. O'Brien
R 911 ATL
Historical Atlas of Empires
by Karen Farrington
R 911 FAR

Italian (Roman) Empire

Books
Atlas of World History
editor Patrick K. O'Brien
R 911 ATL
Historical Atlas of Empires
by Karen Farrington
R 911 FAR

Netherlands Empire

Portuguese Empire

Russian Empire

Books
Atlas of World History
editor Patrick K. O'Brien
R 911 ATL
Historical Atlas of Empires
by Karen Farrington
R 911 FAR

Spanish Empire

Books
Historical Atlas of Empires
by Karen Farrington
R 911 FAR

Japanese Imperialism

Books
Atlas of World History
editor Patrick K. O'Brien
R 911 ATL
Historical Atlas of Empires
by Karen Farrington
R 911 FAR

Words to Know

"Broadly, the extension of rule or influence by one government, nation, or society over another."
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"Control by one power over a dependent area or people."
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