In the third part of his talk, the Boer War and other Colonial Adventures, Richard Thomas discusses some of the other adventures that took place during the scramble for Africa. The scramble for Africa took place in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
The adventures discussed include:
- The Fourth Anglo-Ashanti War.
- The Anglo-Zanzibari War – the shortest war in history!
- The punitive Benin Expedition.
- The Fifth Anglo-Ashanti War.
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