Asiatic Peoples Applied to the 19th Century

Asiatic peoples including Oriental peoples, South Asian peoples, Southeast Asian peoples, Middle Eastern peoples, and Central Asian peoples can be used to examine the 19th century.

   

Asiatic Peoples

Asiatic peoples can be used to examine the early 19th century, early mid 19th century, mid 19th century, late mid 19th century, and late 19th century. Fiji can be connected. Cities such as Jinan can be connected.

Middle Eastern peoples

Middle Eastern peoples including Egyptian, Turkish, Levantine, Persian, Mesopotamian, Arabian, and North African peoples can be used to examine the early 19th century, early mid 19th century, mid 19th century, late mid 19th century, and late 19th century. Bahrain can be connected. Cities such as Dubai can be connected.

Turkey

Turkey can be used to examine the early 19th century, early mid 19th century, mid 19th century, late mid 19th century, and late 19th century. The Ottoman Empire centered in Turkey was in a period of decline, was opposed by the British in and Russia, and began to lose its posessions in the Balkans. Cities such as Istanbul can be connected. Ankara can be connected.Istanbul can be connected.

Egypt

Egypt can be used to examine the early 19th century, early mid 19th century, mid 19th century, late mid 19th century, and late 19th century. Egypt was nominally part of the Ottoman Empire, but was mostly governed independently by Mohammed Ali and his successors, and was increasingly dominated by the French and British. Cities such as Cairo can be connected. Alexandria can be connected. Cairo can be connected.

Levantine peoples

Levantine peoples such as those of Syria, Israel, Jordan, and Palestinian Territories can be connected. Lebanon can be connected.

Syria can be connected. Syria was part of the Ottoman empire. Israel can be connected. What is now Israel was ruled by the Ottoman Empire. Jordan can be connected. Jordan was part of the Ottoman Empire. Palestinian Territories can be connected. The Palestinian territories were part of the Ottoman Empire.

Persian peoples

Persian peoples such as those of Iran can be used to examine the early 19th century, early mid 19th century, mid 19th century, late mid 19th century, and late 19th century. Afghanistan can be connected. Cities such as Kabul can be connected.

Iran can be used to examine the early 19th century, early mid 19th century, mid 19th century, late mid 19th century, and late 19th century. The Qajar dynasty ruled Persia. This was increasingly caught between Russia to the north and the British Empire to the south, and began to lose influence. Cities such as Tehran can be connected.

Mesopotamian peoples

Mesopotamian peoples such as those of Iraq can be connected. Kuwait can be connected. Cities such as Kuwait City can be connected.

Iraq can be connected. The Ottoman empire ruled Iraq. Cities such as Baghdad can be connected.

Arabian peoples

Arabian peoples such as those of Saudi Arabia, Yemen, the UAE, and Oman can be connected. Qatar can be connected. Cities such as Riyadh can be connected.

Saudi Arabia can be connected. Yemen can be connected. The United Arab Emirates can be connected. Oman can be connected.

North African peoples

North African peoples such as those of Algeria and Morocco can be connected. Libya can be connected. Algeria can be connected. Algeria was conquered and ruled by the French. Morocco can be connected. The Alaouite dynasty ruled Morocco. Tunisia can be connected. The French occupied Tunisia in 1881.

South Asian Peoples

South Asian peoples such as those of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Nepal can be used to examine the early 19th century, early mid 19th century, mid 19th century, late mid 19th century, and late 19th century. South Asian peoles were mostly under British rule. Sri Lanka can be connected. Cities such as Surat can be connected.

India

India can be used to examine the early 19th century, early mid 19th century, mid 19th century, late mid 19th century, and late 19th century. It was mostly ruled by Britiain, first indirectly through the British East India company, and later directly as the British Raj. Cities such as Bombay, Delhi, Calcutta, Chennai, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, and Pune can be connected.

Pakistan

Pakistan can be used to examine the early 19th century, early mid 19th century, mid 19th century, late mid 19th century and late 19th century. The British succeeded the Mughal Empire. Cities such as Lahore can be connected. Karachi can be connected.

Bangladesh

What is now Bangladesh can be used to examine the early 19th century, early mid 19th century, mid 19th century, late mid 19th century, and late 19th century. It was largely under British rule. Cities such as Dacca can be connected.

Nepal

Nepal can be connected.

Central Asian peoples

Central Asian peoples including Inner Asian peoples and Western Asian peoples can be connected. Mongolia can be connected.

Inner Asian peoples

Inner Asian peoples such as those of Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, and Kyrgystan can be connected. Turkmenistan can be connected.

Uzbekistan can be connected. Kazakhstan can be connected. Tajikistan can be connected. Kyrgystan can be connected.

Western Asian peoples

Western Asian peoples such as those of Azerbajan and Georgia can be connected. Armenia can be connected. Azerbaijan can be connected. Azerbaijan was under Russian rule. Georgia can be connected. Georgia was under Russian rule

Oriental peoples

Oriental peoples including China, Japan, North Korea, and South Korea can be used to examine the early 19th century, early mid 19th century, mid 19th century, late mid 19th century, and late 19th century. Hong Kong can be connected. Cities such as Busan can be connected.

China

China can be used to examine the early 19th century, early mid 19th century, mid 19th century, late mid 19th century, and late 19th century. The Qing or Manchu dynasty ruled, but there were increasing conflicts with European nations. Cities such as Fuzhou can be connected.

North Central China including Beijing, Tianjin, and Xi'an can be connected. Zhengzhou can be connected. Beijing can be connected. Tianjin can be connected. Xi'an can be connected.

South Central China including Shanghai, Wuhan, Hangzhou, Nanjing, and Qingdao can be connected. Suzhou can be connected. Shanghai can be connected. Wuhan can be connected. Hangzhou can be connected. Nanjing can be connected. Qingdao can be connected.

Southern Coastal China including Canton, Shenzhen, Dongguan, Hong Kong, and Quanzhou can be connected. Xiamen can be connected.

Canton can be connected. Shenzhen can be connected. Dongguan can be connected. Hong Kong can be connected. Quanzhou can be connected.

Southern Interior China including Chengdu can be connected. Chongqing can be connected. Chengdu can be connected.

Northern China including cities such as Shenyang and Harbin can be conencted. Dalian can be connected. Shenyang can be connected. Harbin can be connected.

Taiwan

Taiwan can be connected. Cities such as Taipei can be connected.

Japan

Japan can be used to examine the early 19th century, early mid 19th century, mid 19th century, late mid 19th century, and late 19th century. Japan's isolation ended when it was forced to accept western traders. Following the Meiji restoration which restored the political power of the emperor, Japan began to industrialize and Westernize. Cities such as Tokyo, Osaka, and Nagoya can be connected.

South Korea

South Korean can be used to examine the early 19th century, early mid 19th century, mid 19th century, late mid 19th century, and late 19th century. Cities such as Seoul can be connected.

North Korea

North Korea can be connected.

Southeast Asian and Oceanic Peoples

Southeast Asian and Oceanic peoples including Southeast Asian Mainland peoples, Southeast Asian Island peoples, Aboriginal Australian peoples, and Oceanic peoples can be used to examine the early 19th century, early mid 19th century, mid 19th century, late mid 19th century, and late 19th century. East Timor can be connected. Cities such as Medan can be connected.

Mainland Southeast Asian peoples

Mainland Southeast Asian peoples such as those of Vietnam, Thailand, and Burma can be used to examine the early 19th century, early mid 19th century, mid 19th century, late mid 19th century, and late 19th century. Singapore can be connected. Cities such as Yangon can be connected.

Vietnam can be used to examine the early 19th century, early mid 19th century, mid 19th century, late mid 19th century, and late 19th century. The French began to take control of Vietnam. Saigon can be connected.

Thailand can be used to examine the early 19th century, early mid 19th century, mid 19th century, late mid 19th century, and late 19th century. Thailand avoided being conquered and colonized by Europeans. Cities such as Bangkok can be connected.

Burma can be used to examine the early 19th century, early mid 19th century, mid 19th century, late mid 19th century, and late 19th century. The British came to control Burma in three Anglo-Burmese wars.

Malaysia can be connected. Cities such as Kuala Lumpur can be connected.

Cambodia can be connected.

Laos can be connected.

Singapore can be connected.

Southeast Asian Island peoples

Southeast Asian Island peoples including those of Indonesia, the Philippines, parts of Malaysia, and Madagascar can be used to examine the early 19th century, early mid 19th century, mid 19th century, late mid 19th century, and late 19th century. Papua New Guinea can be connected. Cities such as Surabaya can be connected.

Indonesia can be used to examine the early 19th century, early mid 19th century, mid 19th century, late mid 19th century, and late 19th century. The Dutch ruled what is now Indonesia as the Dutch East Indies. Cities such as Jakarta can be connected. Bandung can be connected. Jakarta can be connected.

The Philippines can be used to examine the early 19th century, early mid 19th century, mid 19th century, late mid 19th century, and late 19th century. The Philippines were ruled by Spain for most of the century and by the United States at the very end. Cities such as Manila can be connected.

Malaysia was ruled by the British.

Madagascar The Kingdom of Imerina became more influential, and the French colonized Madagascar.

Aboriginal Australian peoples

Aboriginal Australian peoples of Australia can be connected.

Oceanic peoples

Oceanic peoples such as those of New Zealand can be connected.

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Created 20 Feb 2016 Last updated 6 Feb 2018