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French colonial development

French colonial development

a Trans-Sahara railway.

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Published by s.n. in [London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railroads -- Sahara.,
  • France -- Colonies -- Africa.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSupplement to The African World.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 sheets
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18939333M

    Colonialism is the policy of a country seeking to extend or retain its authority over other people or territories, [need quotation to verify] generally with the aim of economic dominance. In the process of colonisation, colonisers may impose their religion, economics, and other cultural practices on indigenous foreign administrators rule the territory in pursuit of their interests.   French Colonial Archaeology in the Southeast and Caribbean is a fine pick, much recommended for history, archaeology, and anthropology collections." --The Midwest Book Review "While the French colonial experience in Canada and the Great Lakes is well known, the French presence (which was extensive) in the American Southeast and Caribbean is not.

    The Dutch West India Company found the business of colonization in New Netherland to be expensive. To share some of the costs, it granted Dutch merchants who invested heavily in it patroonships, or large tracts of land and the right to govern the tenants return, the shareholder who gained the patroonship promised to pay for the passage of at least thirty Dutch farmers to populate the.   In this article, French influence in Africa after the colonial period will be reviewed. State Policy Governing elites of francophone Africa considered France as their reliable ally that provided economic, political, technical and, if needed, military support, in a situation in which their hold on power was often fragile.

    Economic development in French colonial Louisiana remained limited during the s. The company established Fort Chartres as a way to advance the fur trade in the Illinois Country, only to be greatly disrupted during the wars between the French and the Fox Indians of the late s. Resurrecting the Granary of Rome exposes many of the political, economic, and ideological goals of the French colonial project in these arid lands and the resulting definition of desertification that continues to inform global environmental and development projects. The first book on the environmental history of the Maghreb, this volume.


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