Download e-book for kindle: Encyclopedia of African Colonial Conflicts [2 volumes] by Timothy Stapleton

By Timothy Stapleton

Two volumes introduce the background of colonial wars in Africa and illustrate why African nations just like the Democratic Republic of Congo, Nigeria, Somalia, and Sudan proceed to adventure ethnic, political, and non secular violence within the early twenty first century.

• starts off with a worthwhile advent and review of the topic

• comprises alphabetical entries on wars, campaigns, battles, leaders, and different issues concerning eu colonial conquest in Africa

• contains African rebellions opposed to the early colonial states within the Eighteen Nineties and early 1900s

• positive factors entries written through students within the fields of heritage and politics

• Covers all significant areas of Africa in addition to suitable eu powers

• presents an inventory of extra resources for extra reading

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