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Charles Darwin

Friday, April 23rd, 2010

Charles Robert Darwin was one of the greatest English naturalist of all. His greatest contributes are his idea of Scientific theory and Natural selection. Everything started for Darwin after his publication of hid book On The Origin of Species. This book was a very convincing for the scientific community to accept the idea of evolution […]

Ch. 21 Opium Wars

Thursday, April 22nd, 2010

superior navy to muscle its way around the East. This navy would help the British take control over India around the same time. With the powerful navy the British moved into china and overpowered them into submission. They forced the Chinese to trade with foreign countries.  With china now under the British wipe, Britain used […]

Chapter 21 Africa

Thursday, February 4th, 2010

Our book talks about the struggle for power in Africa in chapter 21. Europe before the 1880’s didn’t have a lot of information on Africa. this map will illustrate the length of influence and knowledge that Europe had in Africa: As shown in the map above Europe has little influence. The majority of European influenced […]