Imperialism: Colonialism and Great Britain
The Driving force behind European imperialism in Africa
From the 1500’s to about the 1800’s trade with European nations have traded with other countries for many years. Africa has many natural resources that other European nations wanted. Such as cotton, rubber, zinc, lead, coal, coffee, peanuts, bananas, coca, sugar, palm oil and the two most expensive resources found here were gold and diamonds that Great Britain used. Yet many European nations used so many resources that Africa had to...
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