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American Colonial (1607-1774):

Revolutionary War (1775-1783):

Early Republic (1784-1815):

Ante-Bellum (1815-1860):

U.S. Civil War (1861-1865):

Later 19th Century (1866-1899):

Early 20th Century (1900-1918):

Between the World Wars (1919-1939):

Second World War (1939-1945):

Cold War Part I (1946-1963):

Cold War Part II (1964-1989):

New World Order (1990-):

 

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American Colonial (1607-1774:

The New World, 1600, With Key Voyages & Conquests to that Time

Colonization & Competition Along the Middle Atlantic Coast, 1607-1682

Struggle Between England and France, 1613-1749

England Fights Indians & Spaniards to the South, 1664-1743

Rival Land Claims, 1700

The English Defeat The French, 1754-1761

Pontiac's War, 1763

British Dominated North America, 1763

 

Revolutionary War (1775-1783):

Battle of Charlestown Peninsula, 17 June 1775

Siege of Boston, July 1775-March 1776

American Revolutionary War, 1775-1783; Phase I, 1775-76

American Revolutionary War, 1775-1783; Phase II, 1776-77

American Revolutionary War, 1775-1783; Phase III, 1777-79

British Capture Philadelphia, 1777

American Revolutionary War, 1775-1783; Phase IV, 1778-81

Siege of Charleston, March-May 1780

Battle of Yorktown, 9 September to 19 October 1781

 

Early Republic (1784-1815:

Washington's Route on Westward Tour, 1784

Fighting Indians in the Old Northwest Territory, 1789-1811

Louisiana Purchase 1803

War of 1812, 1812-1815; Phase I, 1812-13

War of 1812, 1812-1815; Phase I, 1813-14

Battle for New Orleans, December 1814-January 1815

 

Ante-Bellum (1815-1860):

Bullying Spaniards, Indians, & Mexicans, 1816-42

Balancing Slave States with Free, 1816-60

Settling Territorial Boundaries with Britain, 1817-46

Missouri Compromise of 1820

Black Hawk's War, April-August 1832

Texas Republic, 1836-45

U.S.-Mexican War, 1846-48

 

U.S. Civil War (1861-1865):

Seward's Imperial Dream 1861

American Civil War, 1861-65; First Phase, 1861-62

Confederate Invasion of New Mexico, 1861-62

American Civil War, 1861-65; Second Phase, 1862-63

American Civil War, 1861-65; Third Phase, 1863-65

Vicksburg Campaign, March-July 1863

Battle of Gettysburg, 30 June-3 July, 1863

American Civil War, 1861-65; Eastern Campaign, 1864-65



Later 19th Century (1866-1899):

Gradual U.S. Expansion in the Pacific, 19th Century

Monroe Doctrine Points of Conflict, Post Civil War 19th Century

A Conflict of Races on the Great Plains, 1862-90; First Phase 1862-68

A Conflict of Races on the Great Plains, 1862-90; Second Phase 1868-90

Battle of the Little Big Horn, June 25-26, 1876

Major Plains Indians Reservations 1890

Spanish-American War, 1898, Caribbean Theater

Spanish-American War, 1898, Philippines Theater

 

Early 20th Century (1900-1918):

Teddy Roosevelt makes the U.S. a World Power, 1901-09

Dollar Diplomacy in China, 1909-13

Dollar & Muscle Diplomacy in Central America, 1909-13

The Panama Canal, 1914

Capture of Vera Cruz 21-22 April 1914

U.S. Invasion of Mexico, 1916-17

President Wilson Intervenes in the Caribbean, 1916-17

First World War: Western Theater, 1914

First World War: Western Theater, 1918


Between the World Wars (1919-1939):

Keeping a Trouble Peace, Atlantic, 1919-29

Keeping a Trouble Peace, Pacific, 1919-29

Feckless Foreign Policy, Atlantic, 1930-39

Feckless Foreign Policy, Pacific, 1930-39


Second World War (1939-1945):

Theaters

WWII: Nazis Overrun Europe, 1939-41

WWII: Pacific Theater, 1941-43

WWII: Mediterranean Theater, 1942-44

WWII: European Theater, Air War, 1942-44

WWII: Pacific Theater, 1943-45

WWII: European Theater, Cross-Channel Invasion, 1944

WWII: European Theater, Crushing the Nazi Reich, 1944-45

 

Battles & Campaigns

North Atlantic Convoy Routes, 1941

Solomon Island Confrontation, 1942-43

Test of Wills at Guadalcanal, July 1942-February 1943

Battle of Guadalcanal: Repelling Japanese Attacks, August-October 1942

Battle of Kasserine Pass, 14-22 February 1943

Normandy Invasion, 1944

Battle of Leyte Gulf, 20-25 October 1944

Battle of the Bulge, 16-25 December 1944

Allied Forces Overrun Non-Existent Alpine Redoubt, April-May 1945

 

Cold War Part I (1946-1963):

Origins of the Cold War, 1945-47

Nuclear Nightmares, 1948-53

Feared Bolt out of the Blue Attack

Korean War, 1950-53

Korean War Theater View

Nuclear Nightmares, 1954-60

Planned U.S. Attack if War over Formosa, 1957

Bay of Pigs Invasion, 16-19 April 1961

Cuban Missile Crisis, October 1962

Cuban Missile Crisis, Theater View


Cold War Part II (1964-1989):

Vietnam War, 1964-72, Country View

Vietnam War, 1964-72, Theater View

Nuclear Parity, 1970s

Near East Tangle, 1970s-80s

Caribbean Competition, 1970s-80s

Rolling Back Communism, 1980s

Fall of Communism, 1989

 

New World Order (1990-):

Our World Order, 1990

Persian Gulf War: First Phase: Air War, January-February 1991

Persian Gulf War: Second Phase: Ground Campaign, 24-27 February 1991

Policing the Near East & East Africa, 1991-2000

Occupation of Haiti, 1994-1995

Balkans Conflict, 1993-1999

U.S. Far East Bases & Combat Forces, 2000

Afghan War: First Phase: Air Campaign, October 2001

Afghan War: Second Phase: Invasion, October 2001 - January 2002

Iraq War: Phase I: Air Campaign & Ground Invasion, 2003

Iraq War: Phase II, Encirclement of Baghdad, 1-7 April 2003