SmartSellTM - The New Way to Sell Online

We won't be beaten by anyone. Guaranteed

The Scramble for Africa

Product Details

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements Publisher's acknowledgements Chronology Who's who Glossary Maps Part One: The problem 1. Introduction 2. The African background 3. The Victorian image of Africa Part Two: Analysis 4. The British occupation of Egypt, 1882 5. West Africa 6. East Africa 7. South Africa 8. Fashoda and the Anglo-French agreements of 1904 Part Three: Assessment 9. Conclusion Documents 1 David Livingstone: humanitarian 2 Commerce 3 Africa as El Dorado 4 Darkest Africa: fully developed racism 5 Stanley's antipathy 6 Suez Canal 7 The Egyptian finances: Stephen Cave's Report 8 Divided opinions 9 Egypt in international diplomacy 10 Death of Gordon At Khartoum 11 The desire to abandon responsibilities 12 The fears of British traders 13 The British government's reaction 14 The Berlin West Africa conference lays down the `rules' for the scramble 15 The Royal Niger Company 16 The Great Depression 17 The mixture of economic and strategic arguments 18 The `little Englanders'' stand on Uganda 19 Cecil Rhodes 20 The Rudd concession 21 The Colonial Office's doubts about the legality of the British South Africa Company's position 22 The Fashoda incident 23 The Anglo-French agreements of April 1904 24 J. A. Hobson 25 V. I. Lenin 26 Lord Cromer 27. A modern rejection of traditional explanations of the partition 28. Was the whole phenomenon economic after all? Appendix: European colonial background Guide to further reading References Index

Promotional Information

A timely update of Chamberlain's Scramble for Africa, the first book ever to be published on the subject. Fully updated and revised, and now in the new Seminar Studies in History format.

About the Author

M.E. CHAMBERLAIN is Professor Emeritus at Swansea University.

Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
Look for similar items by category
Home » Books » History » General
Home » Books » Nonfiction » Politics » General
Home » Books » History » Africa » General
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 5% commission by selling The Scramble for Africa (Seminar Studies In History) on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Item ships from and is sold by Fishpond World Ltd.
Back to top