Early days in East Africa

by Jackson, Frederick John Sir

Publisher: E. Arnold & Co. in London

Written in English
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  • Kenya,
  • Uganda


  • Kenya -- Description and travel,
  • Uganda -- Description and travel,
  • Uganda -- History

Edition Notes

Statementby the late Sir Frederick Jackson... with a foreword by Lord Cranworth...
LC ClassificationsDT12 .J3
The Physical Object
Pagination3 p. l., vii-xv. 399 p.
Number of Pages399
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6754341M
LC Control Number31004704

Then, trade to the Persian Gulf and India increased rapidly. By the early 19th century ab people were being sold into slavery from this eastern area of Africa. They were being bought and sold through the main centre of the trade on the island of Zanzibar (off the east coast of Africa, of what is now the country of Tanzania).

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London, E. 15+ pages, folding map, frontispiece, 15 illustrations, foreword by Lord Cranworth: hunter, naturalist, administrator, a classic of the early days of the British in East Africa; hardback, original boards, gilt, backstrip wrinkled to lower half, foxing to prelims, edges & some margins, some of Cook's underlining, a complete g++ copy of the RARE FIRST EDITION - bears the bookplate.

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The decision was made for them by the Heligoland treaty of in which Britain was given Uganda.[1] The British government took over the administration of British East Africa from IBEAC inand Jackson became an official.

He was Lieutenant-Governor of the East African Protectorate (–) and Governor of Uganda (). Please note: This volume lacks the plate (\'On the summit of Mount Elgon\') that should face page Good condition, in a new binding.

(Czech, p. 82; Hess & Coger ) \"An administrator in British East Africa, Jackson recounts his early days hunting around Lake Lamu in the s. The period of European domination of Africa began in the 15th cent.

with Portuguese exploration of the coasts of Africa in an attempt to establish a safe route to India and to tap the lucrative gold trade of Sudan and the east coast trade in gold, slaves, and ivory conducted for centuries by Arabs and Swahili.

Old Africa magazine seeks to tell the story of East Africa’s past through well-written stories and vintage photographs. Founded in Octoberthe first issue featured a story about the Royal Navy’s ill-fated attempt to launch a naval presence on Lake Rudolph (now Lake Turkana) and.

out of 5 stars EARLY DAYS IN EAST AFRICA. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 6 September This book was first published in (), has pages, 1 folded large map of East Africa at the rear, and 16 B/W photos. The author's picture is at the front of this book.

FREDERICK JOHN JACKSON was born on in Yorkshire, England.5/5(2). The author of this entertaining article joined the Medical Department of the British East Africa Protectorate in He held various posts in Kenya and Uganda, became Principal Medical Officer in Uganda, and retired in As can be imagined, his reminiscences of life and work during those 20 years of service include experiences which throw the rate of development of the East African Cited by: 2.

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The early history of East Africa is still largely a matter of conjecture. A few isolated but important records carry the story of the coastal region back to the first century A.D., but anything approaching continuity in the written sources can only be claimed for the period since the late fifteenth century.

Eastern Africa, part of sub-Saharan Africa comprising two traditionally recognized regions: East Africa, made up of Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda; and the Horn of Africa, made up of Somalia, Djibouti, Eritrea, and Ethiopia.

Eastern Africa consists largely of plateaus and has most of the highest elevations in the two most striking highlands are in Ethiopia and Kenya, respectively. East Africa's forgotten slave trade Over several centuries countless East Africans were sold as slaves by Muslim Arabs to the Middle East and other places via the Sahara desert and Indian Ocean.

East African Daily is an online news magazine delivering curated news articles from around East Africa in real time. Contact us: [email protected] Follow us. Facebook Twitter Instagram Pinterest Google Linkedin Youtube Email Soundcloud Rss. This volume comprises a selection of essays by scholars from a variety of disciplines that discuss the exchange relationship between Africa and the wider Indian Ocean world (IOW), a macro-region running from East Africa to China, from early times to about CE.

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East Africa. East Africa may well be the birthplace of humanity. The oldest human skeletons are found in modern-day Ethiopia, and there's pretty good evidence that this is where modern humans evolved. In 11 years, so much had changed in East Africa, and as the progression of my press-pass photos showed, with a few more gray hairs and wrinkles in each one, so had I.

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