Asia in the 18th Century

A map showing eighteenth century Asia.

Persian-Afghan Wars

Alaungpaya Unites Burma

Siamese-Vietnamese War

Treaty of Kiakhta

China Consolidates Control over Tibet

Macartney Mission to China

Carnatic Wars

Battle of Plassey

Anglo-Mysore Wars

First Marāthā War

Javanese Wars of Succession

Persian Civil Wars

Revenge of the Forty-Seven Ronin

Japan Lifts Ban on Foreign Books

Tenmei Famine

Rites Controversy

Voyages of Captain Cook