The Development Of Africa; A Study In Applied Geography

Paperback | January 9, 2012

byArthur Silva White

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1892. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... CHAPTER IX. THE EUROPEAN DOMINATION. Relative absence of native political rule--North-West Africa--Algeria and Tunis--The new French sphere of influence--Britain in Lower Egypt--Upper Egypt--Middle Nile region--Eastern Sudan--Political situation in the Sudan--Sawakin--Massawa--Italy on the Red Sea--The loss of the Sudan--The Mahdi's dominions--West Coast --Britain and F1ance on the West Coast--Germany on the West Coast--British Possessions on the West Coast--Royal Niger Company--French Possessions on the West Coast--Portuguese Possessions--Spanish Possessions--Western Sahara--Liberia--Germany in the Cameroons--The French Congo Territories--Belgium and the Congo Independent State--Tippu Tib and the Upper CongoAdministration of the Congo State--Europe and the Congo State --Portugal in Africa-- Germany in South-West Africa--Political situation in South Africa--Political situation in Cape Colony-- Afrikander Bund--South Africa: Wanted a programme--The Boer Republics--The Transvaal--Tariffs--British South Africa Company -- British South Africa--Imperial interests in South Africa-- Portugal on the East Coast--British Nyasa-land--Portugal on the Lower Zambezi--German East Africa--British East Africa-- Britain and Germany in East Africa--Italy in Somal-land--France in Madagascar--Limits to the European domination--Limitations to the development of African lands. A Glance at the political map of Africa reveals the somewhat remarkable phenomenon that, with relatively few exceptions, the countries--at least along the coasts--are dominated or possessed by European Powers. The only important and unquestionable exceptions are the Native States in the Sudan. There remain others, it is true, such as Morocco, Abyssinia, the South African Republic, and the Orange Free State; but ...

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1892. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... CHAPTER IX. THE EUROPEAN DOMINATION. Relative absence of native political rule--North-West Africa--Algeria and Tunis--The new French ...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:102 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.21 inPublished:January 9, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217754856

ISBN - 13:9780217754859

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