Portugal and the scramble for Africa, 1875-1891
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Portugal and the scramble for Africa, 1875-1891 by Eric Axelson

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Published by Witwatersrand University Press in Johannesburg .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Africa.

Subjects:

  • Portuguese -- Africa

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 299-305.

Statement[by] Eric Axelson.
SeriesPublication of the Ernest Oppenheimer Institute of Portuguese Studies of the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDT36 .A85
The Physical Object
Paginationix. 318 p.
Number of Pages318
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5585113M
LC Control Number67102937
OCLC/WorldCa476312

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Spine rubbed with staining. Moderate foxing. Gutter starting at front hinge. ; ix, [1], pages. Yellow boards. Page dimensions: x mm. "'Portugal and the Scramble for Africa ' summarizes information about the partition of Africa in so far as Portugal was concerned, with particular reference to the resolution of boundaries." - from dust-jacket blurb. Portugal and the scramble for africa, Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content. The "Scramble for Africa" (also the Partition of Africa and the Conquest of Africa) was the invasion and occupation, colonization and annexation of African territory by European powers during the period of New Imperialism, between and In , 10 percent of Africa was under European control; by it was 90 percent of the continent, with only Abyssinia and Liberia still independent. Portugal and the scramble for Africa, Dias and his successors (Book) 4 editions published The partition of Africa, , a series of four talks by Eric Axelson (Book) 6 editions published.

BOOK REVIEWS authority on pre-twentieth-century Portuguese activity in southeast Africa. In a sense this book is the product of a lifetime of his scholar-ship. In he published his first study, Southeast Africa, (Johannesburg, ), a work which discussed at length the South African coastal exploration of Bartholomeu Dias. The Scramble for Africa was the occupation, division, and colonization of African territory by European powers during the period of New Imperialism, between and It is also called the Partition of Africa and by some the Conquest of , only 10 percent of Africa was under formal European control; by it had increased to almost 90 percent of the continent, with only. Obituary: Professor Eric Axelson. of the histories of the former Rhodesias and Mozambique in his book Portugal and the Scramble for Africa (), the main body of his work would Author: Antonio de Figueiredo. The "Scramble for Africa" was the invasion, occupation, colonization and annexation of African territory by European powers during the period of New Imperialism, between and It is also called the Partition of Africa and the Conquest of , only 10 percent of Africa was under European control; by it had increased to 90 percent of the continent, with only Abyssinia and.

The Scramble for Africa was the occupation, division, and colonisation of African territory by European powers during the period of New Imperialism, between and It is also called the Partition of Africa and by some the Conquest of , only 10 percent of Africa was under European control; by it had increased to almost 90 percent of the continent, with only Ethiopia. 3. Among others, James Duffy, Portugal in Africa (Baltimore: Penguin Books, ); Eric Axelson, Portugal and the Scramble for Africa (Johannesburg: Witwa-tersrand University Press, ). 4. Among many others writing about Lusophone Africa, Allen F. Isaacman. The Tra-. Portugal and the Scramble for Africa by Eric Axelson: Portugal Country Studies: Area Handbook (Area Handbook Portugal: A Country Study) by Eric Solsten: Portugal Eow2 (Enchantment of the World, Second) by Ettagale Blauer: Portugal Madeira. Mapa National by N Michel: Portugal med Madeira og Azorene by Martin Symington. The "Scramble for Africa" was the occupation, division, and colonisation of African territory by European powers during the period of New Imperialism, between and It is also called the Partition of Africa and by some the Conquest of , only 10 percent of Africa was under European control; by it had increased to almost 90 percent of the continent, with only Ethiopia.