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Livingstone Discovers South Carolina Rice in Southern Africa, c.1860

[First posted Nov. 2010,  Revised 06 November 2011] The Portuguese had been trading in and marginally colonizing east-southern Africa since the 15th Century.  When, two centuries later, the English decided to explore the region, small settlements of Portuguese and their Catholic … Continue reading

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Cuisines and Crops of Africa, 19th Century – Zambezi River Watershed in Southern Africa

Follow-up Blog: Cuisines and Crops of Africa, 19th Century – Zambezi River Watershed in Southern Africa. Playing the marimba on the banks of the Zambezi River Related articles 19th Century Lozi Kingdom of Africa (egrejeen.wordpress.com) Slavery on the 19th-Century Swahili … Continue reading

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