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Wars Of Imperial Conquest In Africa, 1830-1914.

By: Vandervort, Bruce.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Warfare and History: Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2006Edition: 1.Description: 1 online resource (293 p.).ISBN: 9780203005934.Subject(s): History | Imperialism | Imperialism | War | WarGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Wars Of Imperial Conquest In Africa, 1830-1914DDC classification: 960.23 LOC classification: DT21.5 .V36 1998ebOnline resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Wars of imperial conquest in Africa, 1830-1914; Copyright; Contents; List of maps; Preface; Chapter One: Lords of the land: Africa on the eve of conquest; Chapter Two: Masters of the water: the European invaders; Chapter Three: A shifting balance, 1830-80; Chapter Four: Flood tide, 1880-98; Chapter Five: Ominous portents, 1898-1914; Chapter Six: Legacies; Notes; Select bibliography; Index
Summary: A military history of the European conquest in Africa and an assessment of the impact and legacy of the imperial wars on African and European military practice. The text is intended for undergraduate courses on imperial, African and military history.
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Cover; Wars of imperial conquest in Africa, 1830-1914; Copyright; Contents; List of maps; Preface; Chapter One: Lords of the land: Africa on the eve of conquest; Chapter Two: Masters of the water: the European invaders; Chapter Three: A shifting balance, 1830-80; Chapter Four: Flood tide, 1880-98; Chapter Five: Ominous portents, 1898-1914; Chapter Six: Legacies; Notes; Select bibliography; Index

A military history of the European conquest in Africa and an assessment of the impact and legacy of the imperial wars on African and European military practice. The text is intended for undergraduate courses on imperial, African and military history.

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