Confidential print : Africa.Publisher: Marlborough : Adam Matthew Digital, 2012Description: Onlline resource.Subject(s): The National Archives | Colonial Office, 1854-1966 | Dominions Office | Foreign Office | Great Britain. War Office | Africa | British colonies | colonization | colonial administration | colonial tradeDDC classification: 327.4106 Online resources: Click here for on-line access (Available to on-site users of The National Archives only).
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Confidential prints covering "the full era of the modern European colonisation of Africa, from the occupation of Algeria by France, through increasing British presence on the west African coast and around the Cape of Good Hope in the south, the Berlin Conference which set off the ‘Scramble for Africa’, the high-water mark of economic exploitation of Africans in the Congo Free State, rivalries amongst European powers and the era of withdrawal that followed the Second World War."..."The resource also features 300 colour maps, a number of them previously separated from their parent files at The National Archives but cross-referenced with those files here for ease of scholarly use." - taken from the Introduction. (Accessed 15 August 2012).
Includes facsimiles of TNA documents from the following series: CO 879, CO 885, CO 886, DO 114, DO 116, DO 201, FO 341, FO 401, FO 403, FO 413, FO 458, FO 468, FO 485, FO 540, WO 287.