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World War I in Africa
Title: World War I in Africa
URL: http://wwiafrica.ghost.io
Creator: Bomani, Kathleen; Enaudeau, Jacques
Abstract: World War I mainly happened in Europe, but it didn't only happen to Europeans. World War I also happened outside Europe, and it did so because of Europeans. By digging into the archives of former colonial powers, the site brings into the light the underplayed African parts of the first global conflict. With photos, cartoons, maps and caricatures, not only does the site aim to challenge the boilerplate narrative of WWI but to change the usual narrators. [according to site editor's information]
Keywords: image of Africa; African Studies; history; war
Countries: Africa. General Resources
Subject areas: History & Geography ยป History since 1850
Resource type: Weblogs
Language: English
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