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AP World History: Period 3 Maps
Novgorod
Timbuktu
Swahili City-States
Hangzhou
Identify the City
Identify the City
Identify the City
Identify the City
Novgorod
Identify the City
Timbuktu
Identify the City
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AP World History Jargon
Abolition
Absolutism
Administer
Administration
The ending of slavery
Complete and unrestricted power in government
To manage affairs and have executive charge
The management of any business or organization
Abolition
The ending of slavery
Absolutism
Complete and unrestricted power in government
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ap world history maps
north america
south america
africa
asia
north america
south america
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AP World History Geography
AP Regional Geography
Afroeurasia
Eurasia
Americas
the landmass made up of Africa and Eurasia together. This geo…
____ is the landmass made up of Asia & Europe. The idea that…
The ______ are made up of the continents of North America and…
AP Regional Geography
Afroeurasia
the landmass made up of Africa and Eurasia together. This geo…
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AP World History "-Isms"
Absolutism
Anarchism
Anti-Semitism
Chartism
a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
a political theory favoring the abolition of governments
policies, views, or actions that harm or discriminate against…
the principles of a body of 19th century English reformers wh…
Absolutism
a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
Anarchism
a political theory favoring the abolition of governments
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AP World History: Ancient World
Agriculture
Agrarian
Bands/ Clans
Civilization
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
pertaining to land or its cultivation; Ex. agrarian reform, a…
extended family groups that generally lived together
a society in an advanced state of social development (e.g., w…
Agriculture
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
Agrarian
pertaining to land or its cultivation; Ex. agrarian reform, a…
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AP World History Strayer Chapter 1
Venus Figurines
Dreamtime
Clovis Culture
Megafaunal Extinction
Paleolithic carvings of the female form, often with exaggerat…
A complex worldview of Australia's Aboriginal peopel that hel…
The earliest widespread and distinctive culture of North Amer…
The dying-out of a number of large animal species, including…
Venus Figurines
Paleolithic carvings of the female form, often with exaggerat…
Dreamtime
A complex worldview of Australia's Aboriginal peopel that hel…
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Period 3 A - AP World History
Bedouin
Mecca
Bahgdad
Medina
nomadic pastoralists of the Arabian peninsula with a culture…
Arabian commercial center; dominated by the Quraysh; the home…
The capital of the Muslim world during the regions intellectu…
town northeast of Mecca; asked Muhammad to resolve its interg…
Bedouin
nomadic pastoralists of the Arabian peninsula with a culture…
Mecca
Arabian commercial center; dominated by the Quraysh; the home…
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AP World History Strayer Chapter 1
Venus Figurines
Dreamtime
Clovis Culture
Megafaunal Extinction
Paleolithic carvings of the female form, often with exaggerat…
A complex worldview of Australia's Aboriginal peopel that hel…
The earliest widespread and distinctive culture of North Amer…
The dying-out of a number of large animal species, including…
Venus Figurines
Paleolithic carvings of the female form, often with exaggerat…
Dreamtime
A complex worldview of Australia's Aboriginal peopel that hel…
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AP World History Rome
Romulus and Remus
Palatine Hill
Tiber river
Peninsula
Twins who according to legend founded the city of Rome in 753…
One of the seven hills of Rome, south of the forum; the site…
A major river in Italy; Rome is built on its banks
body of land jutting into a lake or ocean, surrounded on thre…
Romulus and Remus
Twins who according to legend founded the city of Rome in 753…
Palatine Hill
One of the seven hills of Rome, south of the forum; the site…
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Ap World History Notecards
Bureaucracy... Politics
Agrarian... Economics
Barbarian... Social Structure
Boddhisatva... Social Structure
A large, complex organization composed of appointed officials
concerning farms, farmers, or the use of land
a person belonging to a tribe or group that is considered unc…
A enlightened being who put off nirvana to come back and help…
Bureaucracy... Politics
A large, complex organization composed of appointed officials
Agrarian... Economics
concerning farms, farmers, or the use of land
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AP World History Vocabulary
Aristocracy
Artisans
Bands
Bantu
Are the people considered to be in the highest social class i…
The class of people who make objects in any given society.
Social organization used by hunter-gatherer societies with as…
An African language family that started in western Sub-Sahara…
Aristocracy
Are the people considered to be in the highest social class i…
Artisans
The class of people who make objects in any given society.
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AP World History - Strayer Chapter 4
Legalism
Confucius (Kong Fuzi)
Ban Zhao
Daoism
A Chinese philosophy distinguished by an adherence to clear l…
The founder of Confucianism (551-479 B.C.E.); an aristocrat o…
A major female Confucian author of Han dynasty China (45-116…
A Chinese philosophy/popular religion that advocates simplici…
Legalism
A Chinese philosophy distinguished by an adherence to clear l…
Confucius (Kong Fuzi)
The founder of Confucianism (551-479 B.C.E.); an aristocrat o…
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Ap World History Strayer Chapter 5
China's Scholar-Gentry Class
Wang Mang
Ge Hong
Yellow Turban Rebellion
lived luxuriously, benefited from wealth and from power and p…
a high court official of the Han Dynasty who usurped the empe…
person born in an aristocratic family who studied Daoism seei…
A peasant revolt starting in 184 c.e. named for the yellow sc…
China's Scholar-Gentry Class
lived luxuriously, benefited from wealth and from power and p…
Wang Mang
a high court official of the Han Dynasty who usurped the empe…
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Pre-AP World History: World War I
militarism
alliance
imperialism
nationalism
A policy of glorifying military power and keeping a large sta…
An agreement between two or more countries to work together t…
Empire building; taking over others' territory.
Extreme patriotism; a love of one's country so strong one is…
militarism
A policy of glorifying military power and keeping a large sta…
alliance
An agreement between two or more countries to work together t…
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WHS Complete AP World History Terms
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
ziggurat
pictograms
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
A temple tower of ancient Mesopotamia, constructed of square…
A pictorial symbol or sign representing an object or concept
Mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
Fertile Crescent
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
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AP World History - Questions
During what famous age/period did the…
Where di the early migrations begin?
What did anthropologists believe about…
What "technologies" did early humans d…
The Paleolithic Era
They began in East Africa
They have inferred that these bands were relatively egalitari…
A wider range of tools specifically adapted to different envi…
During what famous age/period did the…
The Paleolithic Era
Where di the early migrations begin?
They began in East Africa
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AP World History Unit 3 500-1450
Hijab
Muslim
Arab
Islam
Head covering worn in public by some Muslim women.
Follower of the religion of Islam.
A member of a Semitic people, originally from the Arabian pen…
A monotheistic religion founded by Muhammad as the Prophet of…
Hijab
Head covering worn in public by some Muslim women.
Muslim
Follower of the religion of Islam.
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AP World History - Bentley-Unit One
irrigation systems
ethnocentrism
nomadic
cultural diffusion
Replacement or supplementation of rainfall with water from an…
Belief in the superiority of one's own ethnic group
(of groups of people) tending to travel and change settlement…
The spread of cultural elements from one society to another
irrigation systems
Replacement or supplementation of rainfall with water from an…
ethnocentrism
Belief in the superiority of one's own ethnic group
Confucianism- AP World History
Confucianism
Founded by?
Purpose?
Practices
More a philosophy than a religion since the emphasis is on se…
Confucius
To fulfill one's role in society with propriety honor and loy…
Honesty, politeness, loyalty to family. community and nation
Confucianism
More a philosophy than a religion since the emphasis is on se…
Founded by?
Confucius
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AP World History Period 1
Hunting and Gathering
Civilization
Paleolithic
Neolithic
Means of obtaining subsistence by humans before the mastery o…
Societies with reliance on sedentary agriculture, ability to…
The Old Stone Age ending in 12,000 B.C.E.; typified by use of…
The New Stone Age between 8000 and 5000 B.C.E.; period in whi…
Hunting and Gathering
Means of obtaining subsistence by humans before the mastery o…
Civilization
Societies with reliance on sedentary agriculture, ability to…
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AP World History Time Period 1
Origins of man
Homo sapiens sapiens
Paleolithic
Hunter- Forager Society
Africa.
Direct ancestor of modern humans. Developed in East Africa be…
2.5 million to - 10,000 years ago (8,000BCE) . Literally mean…
At center of society was the nuclear family which then expand…
Origins of man
Africa.
Homo sapiens sapiens
Direct ancestor of modern humans. Developed in East Africa be…
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AP WORLD HISTORY - BENTLEY unit 3
Constantine
Justinian
Theodora
Belisarius
Emperor of Rome who adopted the Christian faith and stopped t…
Byzantine emperor in the 6th century A.D. who reconquered muc…
The wife of Justinian, she helped to improve the status of wo…
A Byzantine general under Justinian. He recovered former Roma…
Constantine
Emperor of Rome who adopted the Christian faith and stopped t…
Justinian
Byzantine emperor in the 6th century A.D. who reconquered muc…
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AP World History Unit 1 & 2
Culture
Economic
Social
HEI (Interactions between humans and t…
One of the 5 AP World themes that deals with: Religions, beli…
One of the 5 AP World themes that deals with: agriculture and…
One of the 5 AP World themes that deals with: Gender roles an…
One of the 5 AP World themes that deals with: Demography and…
Culture
One of the 5 AP World themes that deals with: Religions, beli…
Economic
One of the 5 AP World themes that deals with: agriculture and…
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WHS Complete AP World History Terms
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
ziggurat
pictograms
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
A temple tower of ancient Mesopotamia, constructed of square…
A pictorial symbol or sign representing an object or concept
Mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
Fertile Crescent
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
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copy of AP World History Strayer Chapter 2
Norte Chico
Indus Valley
Central Asian/Oxus Civilization
Olmec Civilization
A region along the coast of Peru that possessed a highly-deve…
3rd millennium BC, Elaborately planned cities, standardized m…
Present day Afgainistan. Large gates and walls. Social hierar…
earliest known American civilization, located in southern Mex…
Norte Chico
A region along the coast of Peru that possessed a highly-deve…
Indus Valley
3rd millennium BC, Elaborately planned cities, standardized m…
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AP World History Foundations
The Paleolithic Age
The Neolithic Age
River Valley Civilizations
Culture: Mesopotamia
refers to about 12,000 BC. During this time people were nomad…
refers to the age from about 12,000 BC to about 8000 BC. It i…
refers to about 3500 to 1500 BC. Mesopotamia, Egypt, Indus Va…
Cuneiform;Extensive trade with Egypt and the Indus Valley... Epi…
The Paleolithic Age
refers to about 12,000 BC. During this time people were nomad…
The Neolithic Age
refers to the age from about 12,000 BC to about 8000 BC. It i…
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Period 3 - AP World History
Mecca
Medina
Umayyad
Muhammad
Arabian commercial center; dominated by the Quraysh; the home…
town northeast of Mecca; asked Muhammad to resolve its interg…
clan of the Quraysh that dominated Mecca; later an Islamic dy…
(570-632); prophet of Allah; originally a merchant of the Qur…
Mecca
Arabian commercial center; dominated by the Quraysh; the home…
Medina
town northeast of Mecca; asked Muhammad to resolve its interg…
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AP World History chapter 14 vocabulary
Muhammad Shah II
Khwarazm
Barbarian
Silk Road
Turkic ruler of Muslim Khwarazm kingdom; attempted to resist…
An old Islamic empire that was invaded by the Mongols under C…
(n) : a person in a savage, primitive state; uncivilized pers…
An ancient trade route between China and the Mediterranean Se…
Muhammad Shah II
Turkic ruler of Muslim Khwarazm kingdom; attempted to resist…
Khwarazm
An old Islamic empire that was invaded by the Mongols under C…
1,520 terms
Complete AP World History Terms
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
ziggurat
pictograms
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
A temple tower of ancient Mesopotamia, constructed of square…
A pictorial symbol or sign representing an object or concept
Mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
Fertile Crescent
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
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AP World History Period 2
Ahura Mazda
Alexander the Great
Aryans
Ashoka
In Zoroastrianism, the good god who rules the world.
Alexander III of Macedon (356-323 B.C.E.), conqueror of the P…
Indo-European pastoralists who moved into India about the tim…
The most famous ruler of the Mauryan Empire (r. 268-232 B.C.E…
Ahura Mazda
In Zoroastrianism, the good god who rules the world.
Alexander the Great
Alexander III of Macedon (356-323 B.C.E.), conqueror of the P…
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The Original Ultimate AP World History Set
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
ziggurat
pictograms
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
A temple tower of ancient Mesopotamia, constructed of square…
A pictorial symbol or sign representing an object or concept
Mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
Fertile Crescent
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
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AP World History Period 3
American Web
Black Death
Borobudur
Bubonic Plague
A term used to describe the network of trade that linked part…
The name given to the massive epidemic that swept Eurasia in…
Mountainous ten-level Buddhist monument with an elaborate car…
A highly fatal disease transmitted by fleas; it devastated th…
American Web
A term used to describe the network of trade that linked part…
Black Death
The name given to the massive epidemic that swept Eurasia in…
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AP World History Chapter 13
Taika reforms
Tale of Genji
Fujiwara
Bushi
Attempt to remake the Japanese monarch into an absolutist Chi…
Written by Lady Murasaki; first novel in any language; eviden…
Mid-9th-century Japanese aristocratic family; exercised excep…
Regional warrior leaders in Japan; ruled small kingdoms from…
Taika reforms
Attempt to remake the Japanese monarch into an absolutist Chi…
Tale of Genji
Written by Lady Murasaki; first novel in any language; eviden…
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AP World History Chapter 1
Civilization
Culture
History
Stone Age
Any group of people sharing a set of cultural traits.
Behaviors and belief systems that members of a social group s…
The study of past events and changes in the development, tran…
The historical period characterized by the production of tool…
Civilization
Any group of people sharing a set of cultural traits.
Culture
Behaviors and belief systems that members of a social group s…
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AP World History Regions (countries in regions)
China
Japan
North Korea
South Korea
East Asia
East Asia
East Asia
East Asia
China
East Asia
Japan
East Asia
1,535 terms
The Original Ultimate AP World History Set
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
ziggurat
pictograms
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
A temple tower of ancient Mesopotamia, constructed of square…
A pictorial symbol or sign representing an object or concept.…
Mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
Fertile Crescent
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
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AP World History: Period 2
Israel
Hebrew Bible
Abraham
Jewish Diaspora
Land between the eastern shore of the Mediterranean and the J…
Also known as the Old Testament. Several collections of mater…
Born in the city of Ur in Southern Mesopotamia. His grandsons…
When Jews spread from Israel to western Asia and Mediterranea…
Israel
Land between the eastern shore of the Mediterranean and the J…
Hebrew Bible
Also known as the Old Testament. Several collections of mater…
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AP World History Exam Dates
c.8000B.C.E.
c.3000B.C.E.
1300 B.C.E.
6th C B.C.E.
Beginnings of agriculture
Beginnings of Bronze Age-early civ's
Iron Age
life of Buddha, Confucius, Laozi (beginnings of Confucianism,…
c.8000B.C.E.
Beginnings of agriculture
c.3000B.C.E.
Beginnings of Bronze Age-early civ's
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AP World History Chapter 1
Australopithecus
Homo Erectus
Homo sapiens
Neanderthal people
"the southern Ape"
" Upright Walking Human"
" Consciously thinking humans"
" Named for the Neander Valley"
Australopithecus
"the southern Ape"
Homo Erectus
" Upright Walking Human"
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AP World History Chapter 13
Taika reforms
Tale of Genji
Fujiwara
Bushi
Attempt to remake the Japanese monarch into an absolutist Chi…
Written by Lady Murasaki; first novel in any language; eviden…
Mid-9th-century Japanese aristocratic family; exercised excep…
Regional warrior leaders in Japan; ruled small kingdoms from…
Taika reforms
Attempt to remake the Japanese monarch into an absolutist Chi…
Tale of Genji
Written by Lady Murasaki; first novel in any language; eviden…
137 terms
Period 6 - AP World History
Western Front
Eastern Front
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
Nicholas II
war line between Belgium and Switzerland during World War I;…
war zone from the Baltic to the Balkans where Germans, Austro…
Austro-Hungarian heir to the throne assassinated at Sarajevo…
Russian tsar (r. 1894-1917); executed in 1918
Western Front
war line between Belgium and Switzerland during World War I;…
Eastern Front
war zone from the Baltic to the Balkans where Germans, Austro…
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AP World History Chapter 1
Homo Sapiens
Paleolithic Age
Homo Erectus
Mesolithic
the species of humanity that emerged as most successful at th…
The Old Stone Age, which lasted from 2.5 million to 8000 B.C.…
extinct species of primitive hominid with upright stature but…
The "middle" Stone Age, between the Paleolithic and the Neoli…
Homo Sapiens
the species of humanity that emerged as most successful at th…
Paleolithic Age
The Old Stone Age, which lasted from 2.5 million to 8000 B.C.…
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AP World History Chapter 14
Chinggis Khan
Tumens
Tangut
Muhammad Shah II
Grandson of Kabul Khan; born in 1170s; elected supreme Mongol…
Basic fighting units of Mongol forces; made up of 10,000 cava…
Rulers of Xi Xia kingdom of northwest China during the Southe…
Turkic ruler of Muslim Khwarazm; conquered by Mongols in 1220.
Chinggis Khan
Grandson of Kabul Khan; born in 1170s; elected supreme Mongol…
Tumens
Basic fighting units of Mongol forces; made up of 10,000 cava…
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AP World History Chapter 15
Ibn-Rushd (Averroës)
Ming Dynasty
Zhenghe
Black Death
Iberian Muslim philosopher; studied Greek rationalism; ignore…
Replaced Mongol Yuan dynasty in China in 1368; lasted until 1…
Muslim Chinese seaman; commanded expeditions throughout the I…
14th-century bubonic plague; decimated populations in Asia an…
Ibn-Rushd (Averroës)
Iberian Muslim philosopher; studied Greek rationalism; ignore…
Ming Dynasty
Replaced Mongol Yuan dynasty in China in 1368; lasted until 1…
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AP World History Period 2
Ahura Mazda
Alexander the Great
Aryans
Ashoka
In Zoroastrianism, the good god who rules the world.
Alexander III of Macedon (356-323 B.C.E.), conqueror of the P…
Indo-European pastoralists who moved into India about the tim…
The most famous ruler of the Mauryan Empire (r. 268-232 B.C.E…
Ahura Mazda
In Zoroastrianism, the good god who rules the world.
Alexander the Great
Alexander III of Macedon (356-323 B.C.E.), conqueror of the P…
49 terms
AP World History Period 1
Ziggurat
Zhou Dynasty
Xia Dynasty
Uruk
A Mesopotamian stepped pyramid. Unlike an Egyptian pyramid, t…
Period of Chinese history from 1122 to 256 B.C.E.
A legendary series of monarchs of early China, traditionally…
The largest city of ancient Mesopotamia.
Ziggurat
A Mesopotamian stepped pyramid. Unlike an Egyptian pyramid, t…
Zhou Dynasty
Period of Chinese history from 1122 to 256 B.C.E.
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Unit 4 Ap world history
absolute monarch
atheists
capitalism
colonization
A system of government in which the head of state is a heredi…
People who deny the existence of God
An economic system based on private ownership of capital
One country taking over another area to be used for their ben…
absolute monarch
A system of government in which the head of state is a heredi…
atheists
People who deny the existence of God
51 terms
AP World History Chapter 20
Osei Tutu
Zulu Wars
William Wilberforce
El Mina
Member of Oyoko clan of Akan peoples in Gold Coast region of…
Fought in 1879 between the British Empire and the Zulu Empire…
British statesman and reformer; leader of abolitionist moveme…
The Most important of early Portuguese trading factories in f…
Osei Tutu
Member of Oyoko clan of Akan peoples in Gold Coast region of…
Zulu Wars
Fought in 1879 between the British Empire and the Zulu Empire…
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