Students will compare the size of these states, empires, and kingdoms relative to the power they wielded in their regions and in the world.
- The World in 1750
The world in 1750 was marked by powerful Eurasian states and empires, coastal African kingdoms, and growing European maritime empires. The interaction of these states, empires, and kingdoms disrupted regional trade networks and influenced the development of new global trade networks.
Perceptions of outsiders and interactions with them varied across Eurasia.