Wikibooks Modern History
Population, Governance, Philosophy, Invention, Weapons, Combat, Trade, Exploration

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The engines of change

19th century


20th century


21st Century

Major People

The major people in this time frame are:

  1. Queen Victoria
  2. Benjamin Disraeli
  3. Mahatma Gandhi
  4. Benito Mussolini
  5. Mao Zedong
  6. Adolf Hitler
  7. Jawahar Lal Nehru
  8. Deng Xiaoping
  9. George W. Bush
  10. The Human Race


  1. Kernigh
  2. Dr. C.J. (international relations articles-Cold War, First World War, American Civil War, Cuban Missle Crisis)
  3. Other and anonymous contributors