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Britain and South Africa.

Dennis Austin

Britain and South Africa.

by Dennis Austin

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Published by issued under the auspices of the Royal Institute of International Affairs [by] Oxford U.P. in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • South Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain -- Relations -- South Africa.,
    • South Africa -- Relations -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [187]-188.

      ContributionsRoyal Institute of International Affairs.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA47.9.A4 A9
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 191 p.
      Number of Pages191
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6015104M
      LC Control Number66072226
      OCLC/WorldCa398225

      South Africa was only formed in and there was never a war between South Africa and Britain, however the British fought wars with the Boers for control of gold and diamond and Zulus for. version in , it was also standard reading in schools in Britain and in English-speaking Africa. Rider Haggard had served as a British colonial official in South Africa in the s, and placed his story in as yet unconquered territory to the north of the Transvaal (see map, page 6).File Size: 1MB.

      History > History of Britain Book > Victorian > British in South Africa. The British in South Africa From 'A History of the British Nation' by AD Innes, Navigate 'A History of the British Nation'. British expansion in South-East Asia was shaped by the well-being of India, opportunities in China, and international, particularly Anglo-French, rivalry. From the late eighteenth century, British commerce in South-East Asia became enmeshed with British commerce in India; from the late nineteenth century, the development of agriculture and mining tied South-East Asian economies more closely to.

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