African military systems (1800-1900)
African military systems (1800–1900) refers to the evolution of military systems on the African continent after 1800, with emphasis on the role of indigenous states and peoples within the African cont...
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French Algeria
French Algeria (French: Alger to 1839, then Algérie afterward; unofficially Algérie française, Arabic: الجزائر الفرنسية‎ Al-Jaza'ir Al-Fransiyah) lasted from 1830 to 1962, under a variet...
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Abd al-Qadir al-Jaza'iri
Abdelkader ibn Muhieddine (6 September 1808 – 26 May 1883), (Arabic: عبد القادر ابن محيي الدين‎ ʿAbd al-Qādir ibn Muḥyiddīn), known as the Emir Abdelkader or Abdelkader El Djezairi, was an A...
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Samori Ture
Samori Ture (also known as Samory Touré or Almamy Samore Lafiya Toure, c. 1830 – June 2, 1900) was the founder of the Wassoulou Empire, an Islamic state in present-day Guinea that resisted Frenc...
Shaka
Shaka kaSenzangakhona (c. 1787 – c. 24 September 1828), also known as Shaka Zulu ([ˈʃaːɠa]), was one of the most influential monarchs of the Zulu Kingdom.He is widely credit...
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Boer Commando
The Boer commando was the basic unit of organisation of the militia of the Boer people of South Africa. The term came into English usage during the Second Boer War.
In 1658, war erupted between t...
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Lalla Fatma N'Soumer
Lalla Fadhma n'Soumer or Lalla Fatma n'Soumer, Lalla Faḍma n Sumer in Kabyle (born Fadhma Nat Sid Hmed in Abi Youcef, Algeria c.1830 - died 1863) was an important figure of the Algerian resistance mov...
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Mfecane
Mfecane ([m̩fɛˈkǀaːne], crushing), also known by the Sesotho name Difaqane (scattering, forced dispersal or forced migration) or Lifaqane, was a period of widespread chaos and warfare among indigenous...
Foreign relations of France
Foreign relations of the French Republic are the French government's external relations with the outside world.Located in Western Europe, France is a major European country that has played a prominent...
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French conquest of Algeria
The French conquest of Algeria took place between 1830 and 1847. Using an 1827 diplomatic slight by Hussein Dey, the ruler of the Ottoman Regency of Algiers, against its consul as a pretext, France i...
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Anglo-Zulu War
The Anglo-Zulu War was fought in 1879 between the British and the Zulus. Following Lord Carnarvon's successful introduction of federation in Canada, it was thought that similar political effort, coupl...
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Operation Torch
2°01′44″W / 35.085°N 2.029°W / 35.085; -2.029Operation Torch (initially called Operation Gymnast) was the British-American invasion of French North Africa during the North Afr...
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Invasion of Algiers in 1830
The Invasion of Algiers in 1830 was a large-scale military operation by which the Kingdom of France, ruled by Charles X, invaded and conquered the Ottoman Regency of Algiers. Algiers had been a provin...
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