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British East African transport complex

Irene S. Van Dongen

British East African transport complex

by Irene S. Van Dongen

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Published by University of Chicago, Department of Geography in Chicago .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Three maps on 3 folded leaves in pocket.

Statementby Irene S. van Dongen.
SeriesResearch paper / University of Chicago, Department of Geography -- no.38
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 172 :
Number of Pages172
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13932967M

  BRITISH EAST AFRICA Out of this protectorate in came the colony of Kenya. East Africa Protectorate (also known as British East Africa) was an area of East Africa occupying roughly the same terrain as present-day Kenya (approximately , mi² / , km²) from the Indian Ocean inland to Uganda and the Great Rift Valley. 10 hours ago  The African nation's pyramids and other archaeological sites are only now emerging from the shadow of its more storied neighbor to the north the road divides the city. To the east is the royal.

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38 [Van Dongen, Irene S.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The British East African Transport Complex: The University of Chicago Department of Geography, Research Paper No. 38Author: Irene S. Van Dongen. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Van Dongen, Irene S.

British East African transport complex. Chicago, (OCoLC) Document Type. British penetration of the area began at Zanzibar in the last quarter of the 19th century. In the Imperial British East Africa Company established claims to territory in what is now Kenya.

In and British protectorates were established over the sultanate of Zanzibar and the kingdom of Buganda (Uganda), respectively, and in the company’s territory in Kenya was transferred.

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East Africa Protectorate (also known as British East Africa) was an area in the African Great Lakes occupying roughly the same terrain as present-day Kenya—approximatelykm 2 (, sq mi)—from the Indian Ocean inland to the border with Uganda in the west.

Although part of the dominions of the Sultanate of Zanzibar, it was controlled by Britain in the late 19th century; it grew Capital: Mombasa (–), Nairobi (–). The King's African Rifles (KAR) was a multi-battalion British colonial regiment raised from Britain's various possessions in East Africa from until independence in the s.

It performed both military and internal security functions within the colonial territories. Zanzibar as East Africa's slave hub. Built by the British as a trading post inFort James was also used to hold slaves.

"Most of the African authors have not yet published a book on. The North Africa campaigns were a series of World War II battles for control of the Suez Canal, a vital lifeline for Britain’s colonial empire, and the oil resources of the Middle East.

Learn more about the history and significance of the North Africa campaigns in this article. 15 hours ago  Since the s, the role and importance of African state institutions has grown beyond caricatures of African presidents have persisted in popular culture.

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Here you'll find current best sellers in books, new releases in books, deals in books, Kindle eBooks, Audible audiobooks, and so much more. The role and status of the East African Indians, the Asians as they were called there, was not one and the same in every part of East Africa, that is, present Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania.

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It is the cheapest way of getting around and it is one of the simplest way to get in contact with local people. The East African Community (EAC) was originally founded in by Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda, a post-independence evolution of the colonial era East African Common Services Organisation.

Although resentments and tensions between states led to its collapse inthe project was revived in   The British employed many thousands of donkeys throughout the country, not only in the north—whence, in addition to British East Africa, they presumably obtained most of their stock—but also in the south (Fig.

2) where conditions for equines are unfavourable. Marchsaw heavy mortality of donkeys and porters as the army tried to.

characterized by a complex pattern of African first languages (mainly from the Bantu and Nilo-Saharan language families), a common lingua franca (Kiswahili), and a combination of Christian, Islamic and native African religious and cultural beliefs.

The East African Community (–76, revived in ) is a.The predecessor of East African Airways was an airline called Wilson Airways. This was formed by a lady named Mrs Florence Wilson in July This was shortly after she had flown from Nairobi to England in a Fokker Universal (VP-KAB).

She realised the need to develop air transport in East Africa and had the capital to start it.The British Government gave the administration of the area to the Imperial British East Africa Company, which had been granted a royal charter to operate in East Africa.