Karl Marx and Charles Tilly's perspectives on the Meiji Restoration in 1868. This is an examination of the Meiji Restoration using Marx and Tilly's theories about revolutions.
Age of Empires
The 19th century is often associated with nationalism and nation-states, but what about empires? But, this isn’t totally true, Empire was the most dominant form of government.
Matsuri festival in Yokohama with a large float
In this essay i will perform a source criticism of a late 19th century photograph of a Japanese float festival.
Samurai, a warrior and bureaucrat
A small analysis of a samurai harness of the museum Volkenkunde in Leiden.
Goa in bird’s-eye view c. 1596
An analysis of a map of the pearl of the East otherwise known as the city of Goa.
Zhu De (1886-1976)
A short biography of Zhu De a Chinese general, politician and revolutionary.
Jupiter on the throne of the gods
Description and explanation of an archeological artifact probably Zeus on a throne.