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Author Vandervort, Bruce.

Title Wars of imperial conquest in Africa, 1830-1914 / Bruce Vandervort
Published Bloomington : Indiana University Press, 1998
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 274 pages :) : illustrations, maps
Contents Cover; Half Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Dedication; List of maps; Preface; 1 Lords of the land: Africa on the eve of conquest; 2 Masters of the water: the European invaders; 3 A shifting balance, 1830-80; 4 Flood tide, 1880-98; 5 Ominous portents, 1898-1914; 6 Legacies; Notes; Select bibliography; Index
Summary First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-263) and index
Subject Africa -- Colonial influence.
Africa -- History, Military -- 19th century.
Africa -- History, Military -- 20th century.
Europe -- Colonies -- Africa.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0203005937
9780203005934 (e-book ; PDF)