Scramble for Africa, the : The White Man's Conquest of the Dark Continent from 1876 to 1912

By: Pakenham, Thomas

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738 pages; 8vo (9.5") 25 cm; Thick hardcover, beige cloth over spine, blue boards, b/w pictorial endpapers, [xxvi] + 738 pages, index, endnotes, chronology, bibliography, 19 b/w cartoons and engravings in text, 21 small maps, 30 b/w photos and illustrations on glossy plates. ; Highly detailed history of the period in which Europeans (mainly British, French, German, Italian and Portuguese) sliced up and colonized Africa with a vengeance. ; Book and jacket are crisp and clean, no marks or defects.

Title: Scramble for Africa, the : The White Man's Conquest of the Dark Continent from 1876 to 1912

Author Name: Pakenham, Thomas

Categories: History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Random House: 1991

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket

Seller ID: 17289

Keywords: British Empire ; German Empire ; French Empire ; Portuguese Empire ; Italian Empire ; Africa ; African History ; Colonial Era ;,