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Writing African History in France during the Colonial Era  

Sophie Dulucq

Online publication date:
Oct 2018
In the second half of the 19th century, French imperial expansion in the south of the Sahara led to the control of numerous African territories. The colonial rule France imposed on a ... More

The Zanzibar Revolution and Its Aftermath  

G. Thomas Burgess

Online publication date:
Mar 2018
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
East Africa and Indian Ocean, Political History
The term “Zanzibar Revolution” refers to (1) the overthrow in January 1964 of the islands’ first postcolonial regime, barely a month after gaining independence from British rule; (2) a ... More