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The scramble for Africa

Author: Muriel Evelyn Chamberlain
Publisher: London ; New York : Longman, 1999.
Series: Seminar studies in history.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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"Unlike other studies, long or short, The Scramble for Africa does not just concentrate on the politics and diplomacy of Europe but gives equal attention to African history as we now understand it. The book contrasts the Victorian image of Africa with the Africa which has been revealed by historians over the past thirty years."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Muriel Evelyn Chamberlain
ISBN: 0582368812 9780582368811
OCLC Number: 40510520
Description: 144 pages : maps ; 22 cm.
Contents: pt. 1. The Background. 1. The African background. 2. The Victorian image of Africa --
pt. 2. Analysis. 3. The British occupation of Egypt, 1882. 4. West Africa. 5. East Africa. 6. South Africa. 7. Fashoda and the Anglo-French agreements of 1904 --
pt. 3. Assessment. 8. Conclusion --
pt. 4. Documents.
Series Title: Seminar studies in history.
Responsibility: M.E. Chamberlain.

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"Unlike other studies, long or short, The Scramble for Africa does not just concentrate on the politics and diplomacy of Europe but gives equal attention to African history as we now understand it. The book contrasts the Victorian image of Africa with the Africa which has been revealed by historians over the past thirty years."--Jacket.

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