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Portuguese African provinces in the path of Communist expansion.

AmaМ‚ndio Montes

Portuguese African provinces in the path of Communist expansion.

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Published by [Edições Panorama] in Lisboa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa Portuguese-speaking,
  • Africa, Portuguese-speaking.
    • Subjects:
    • Communism -- Africa, Portuguese-speaking.,
    • Africa Portuguese-speaking -- Politics and government.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT36 .M62
      The Physical Object
      Pagination22 p.
      Number of Pages22
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5080459M
      LC Control Number74151433


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Wars of Colonial Portuguese Africa. For more than a decade prior to Portugal fought insurgencies in Angola, Portuguese Guinea, and Mozambique. Access to commodities such as fabrics, spices, and gold motivated a European quest for a faster means to reach South Asia.

It was this search that led the Portuguese down the coast of West Africa to Sierra Leone in Due to several technological and cultural advantages, Portugal dominated world trade for nearly years, from the fifteenth to the sixteenth century.

The s, however, were crisis years for Portugal. Guerrilla movements emerged in the Portuguese African overseas territories of Angola, Mozambique and Guinea that aimed at liberating those territories from "the last colonial empire".

Fighting three guerrilla movements for more than a decade proved to be enormously draining for a small, poor country in terms of labour and financial resources. a new series of encounters and contacts with Africa and its inhabitants and served as a catalyst for a Portuguese culture of writing on Africa that exists to contemporary times.

The primogenitor text of this tradition is Zurara’s Crónica da Tomada de Ceuta,followed by three other chronicles on Morocco and the exploration of the West African.

The Portuguese in West Africa, – brings together a collection of documents - all in new English translation - that illustrate aspects of the encounters between the Portuguese and the peoples of North and West Africa in the period from to This period witnessed the diaspora of the Sephardic Jews, the emigration of Portuguese to West Africa and the islands, and the beginnings.

The now classic Boxer chronicles the history of Portuguese expansion from the Portuguese African provinces in the path of Communist expansion. book to the early 19th centuries in which Africa plays a significant role.

The Birmingham collection is more tightly focused on the presence in Africa as is Chilcote (which offers a continuous narrative rather than, as in Birmingham’s book, individual.

The party was founded in as the Portuguese section of the Communist International ().Made illegal after a coup in the late s, the PCP played a major role in the opposition to the dictatorial regime of António de Oliveira the five-decades-long dictatorship, the party was constantly suppressed by the political police, the PIDE, which forced its members to live in.

The Portuguese Empire (Portuguese: Império Português), also known as the Portuguese Overseas (Ultramar Português) or the Portuguese Colonial Empire (Império Colonial Português), was composed of the overseas colonies and territories governed by of the longest-lived empires in world history, it existed for almost six centuries, from the capture of Ceuta into the handover.

Historically, communism on the continent was strongest in Egypt, Sudan, Algeria, and South Africa, which had significant European settlement, but such ideas remained foreign to the African masses until the principles of Marxism-Leninism became popular among intellectuals around the time of World War I.

Communist parties in these colonies were. South African Defense Force reports concurred: Frelimo’s penetration of the central and southern provinces, and even urban peripheries, was substantial. But despite the more ominous reports emanating from Mozambique, however, no-one in Pretoria in April believed that South Africa’s geopolitical foundation was about to disintegrate.

Caribbean merchants. The Early Navigators practically have been to the entire Caribbean, from The Bahamas to Jamaica. Papiamento, one of the languages spoken in the islands, is a mixture of Portuguese, Spanish and African languages. Portuguese merchants have been trading in the West Indies.

To such an extent, that, for instance, for the Portuguese town of Póvoa de Varzim, most of its. The intimate connection between Communism and communalism is not restricted to Asia. In a path-breaking book on The Dynamics of Communism in Eastern Europe, 2 R. Burks found that certain aggrieved ethnic and cultural groups in that area had a special proclivity toward, and other groups a special proclivity against, Communism.

Magyar. African literature - African literature - Portuguese: The literature in Portuguese of Cape Verde often focuses on the affinities and the strains between Portugal and Cape Verde.

Escapism is a theme in some of the poetry. In the classical phase of Cape Verdean literature, from the late 19th century to the first half of the 20th, poets such as José Lopes da Silva (Saudades da pátria [ The Portuguese Empire (16th – 17th centuries) At the beginning of the 16th century, thanks to their superior navigational skills, Portugal was able to create the largest commercial and maritime empire the world had ever seen.

It extended from South America to the Far East, and along the coastlines of Africa. TODAY small Portugal is still mistress of three African territories which are the oldest European colonies (or, as the Portuguese insist, "overseas provinces") in the world, and with a little luck she may soon regain an earlier distinction of being the only colonial power in Africa.

Southern Africa - Southern Africa - European and African interaction from the 15th through the 18th century: The first Europeans to enter Southern Africa were the Portuguese, who from the 15th century edged their way around the African coast in the hope of outflanking Islam, finding a sea route to the riches of India, and discovering additional sources of food.

Portuguese is spoken in a number of African countries and is the official language in six African states: Angola, Mozambique, Guinea-Bissau, Cape Verde, São Tomé and Príncipe and Equatorial are Portuguese-speaking communities in most countries of Southern Africa, a mixture of Portuguese settlers and Angolans and Mozambicans who left their countries during the civil wars.

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4 (): – 5. Cardenal in Sharp Power. James Jiann Hua To, Qiaowu: Extra-Territorial Policies for the Overseas Chinese (Brill Academic Publishers, ). Samora Moisés Machel (29 September – 19 October ) was a Mozambican military commander, politician and revolutionary.

A socialist in the tradition of Marxism–Leninism, he served as the first President of Mozambique from the country's independence in Machel died in office in when his presidential aircraft crashed near the Mozambican-South African border.

Southern Africa - Southern Africa - Independence and decolonization in Southern Africa: After the war the imperial powers were under strong international pressure to decolonize.

In Southern Africa, however, the transfer of power to an African majority was greatly complicated by the presence of entrenched white settlers. After an initial phase from to aboutin which white power.

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Statesman Jan Smuts repeatedly had called for South African expansion sinceenvisioning a future South African border along the river Zambesi or even the equator. German South-West Africa, Southern Rhodesia, and at least the southern parts of Portuguese Mozambique (especially the port of Lourenço Marques in the Delagoa Bay) along with the High Commission Territories (Basutoland.

The Portuguese-speaking African countries (Portuguese: Países Africanos de Língua Oficial Portuguesa; PALOP), also known as Lusophone Africa, consist of six African countries in which the Portuguese language is an official language: Angola, Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau, Mozambique, São Tomé and Príncipe and, sinceEquatorial Guinea.

The six countries are former colonies of the. Elmina Castle. InPortuguese traders built Elmina Castle (also called São Jorge da Mina, or Saint George’s of the Mine) in present-day Ghana, on the west coast of Africa ().A fortified trading post, it had mounted cannons facing out to sea, not inland toward continental Africa; the Portuguese had greater fear of a naval attack from other Europeans than of a land attack from Africans.

‘‘This book provides a comprehensive and stimulating view of the history of the early modern Portuguese Empire.

Without losing sight of chronology and geography, political projects, and economic trends, Disney skillfully elab-orates on key issues of the social history of overseas Portugal, such as the.

This is a splendid book on a little known subject. Captain Dr. John P. Cann presents a thorough and unbiased study of the Portuguese Campaigns in Africa, He read many books, examined reports, interviewed people involved in the operations and, retaining the main points, related them in an outstanding s: 3.

Book XIII, Chap. 15, pp. (Text translated and adapted) * wantonly, with debauchery. ** Pope Leo X, whose pontificate took place between and 1. By giving exclusivity, in matters of doctrinal authority, “only the Old Testament, the book of Gospels and the Acts of the Apostles” (lines ), Martin Luther.

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South African Communist Party (SACP) leader Blade Nzimande said it was critical to recall its “anti-imperialist foundations” in a televised address on Aug. 2 as the party celebrated its 99th.

This book traces the history of early seventeenth-century Portuguese Sephardic traders who settled in two communities on Senegal's Petite Côte.

There, they lived as public Jews, under the spiritual guidance of a rabbi sent to them by the newly established Portuguese Jewish community in s: 3. The travels of Portuguese traders to western Africa introduced them to the African slave trade, already brisk among African states.

Seeing the value of this source of labor in growing the profitable crop of sugar on their Atlantic islands, the Portuguese soon began exporting African slaves along with African. ed holds Portugal's mil leaders and Communist allies have taken sharp turn toward authoritarian 'popular democracy' of Eastern Eur type and away from their pledges of.

As part of the deal, the Portuguese would allow a certain number of Guinea-Bissau residents to resettle on the island each year.

Portuguese institutions and sovereignty would be absolute here for the term of the lease—say ninety years as was the case with the mainland parts of Hong Kong. A small European state would grow up on the African coast. While Zheng He’s lieutenants were sailing the eastern coast of Africa all the way to the south, inthe Portuguese expeditions were just starting their adventures in the Atlantic, also.

The Portuguese in West Africa, – brings together a collection of documents – all in new English translation – that illustrate aspects of the encounters between the Portuguese and the peoples of North and West Africa in the period from to This period witnessed the diaspora of the Sephardic Jews, the emigration of Reviews: InPortuguese traders built Elmina Castle (also called São Jorge da Mina, or Saint George’s of the Mine) in present-day Ghana, on the west coast of Africa ().A fortified trading post, it had mounted cannons facing out to sea, not inland toward continental Africa; the Portuguese had greater fear of a naval attack from other Europeans than of a land attack from Africans.

The Portuguese language developed in the Western Iberian Peninsula from Latin spoken by Roman soldiers and colonists starting in the 3rd century BC.

Old Portuguese, also known as Galician-Portuguese, began to diverge from other Romance languages after the fall of the Western Roman Empire and the Germanic invasions, also known as barbarian invasions in the 5th century and started. This important volume is the first up-to-date analytical study of Portuguese decolonization in any language.

It deals with all the Portuguese territories in Africa (especially Angola, and Mozambique, but also Guine-Bissau, Cabo Verde, S. Tome and Principe, but it is equally concerned with metropolitan Portugal itself, given the exceptionally intimate interdependence of dev/5(6).

As the book documents, Cabral was among a group of African students studying in Europe in the s who felt a pull toward socialism and even joined European socialist and Communist political parties.

What attracted “culturally liberated” African students in Portugal to fight against Portuguese fascism?. Chinese Christians praying in Beijing. (Photo: World Watch Monitor) China’s Communist Party is threatened by the “uncontrolled growth of Christianity” in the country –estimated by some to reach million by“making it the world’s largest congregation” – and China’s thriving underground churches can therefore expect a backlash, writes Eugene K.

Chow for The Diplomat.All across Africa, new tracks are being laid, highways built, ports deepened, commercial contracts signed—all on an unprecedented scale, and led by China, whose appetite for commodities seems.Education - Education - Expansion of American education: Although such principles remained the basis of America’s educational endeavour, that endeavour—like America itself—underwent a vast evolution.

The once-controversial parochial schools not only continued to exist but also increasingly drew public financial support for programs or students.