HISTORICAL EVENTS

The American Revolution

Background to the American Revolution The American Revolution also called United States War if Independence was an insurrection against Great Britain by 13 North American Colonies which won them political independence after they overthrew the yoke of British rule. British attempts to exert greater control over colonial affairs and mounting taxation imposed on goods imported …

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The Berlin Conference and the Scramble for Africa

Background to The Berlin Conference On 15 November 1884 a conference called the Berlin Conference where Africa was scrambled and colonized which changed the political landscape of Africa forever was held in Wiilelmstrasse, in Berlin at the official residence of the German Chancellor. This conference also known as the Congo Conference was done on a …

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