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Leopold II of the Belgians : king of colonialism / Barbara Emerson.


New York : St. Martin's Press, 1979.
ISBN 9780312480127, 0312480121

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
American
LIB stacks
DH671 .E47 1979 Available Request
Gallaudet
UNIV General stacks
949.303 L4Ze, 1979 Available Request
Howard
Founders Library stacks
DH671 E47 1979 Available Request
Other Title Leopold the Second of the Belgians
Subjects Belgium -- History -- Leopold II, 1865-1909.
Belgium -- Kings and rulers -- Biography.
LeĢopold II, King of the Belgians, 1835-1909.
Description xii, 324 p., [4] leaves of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes Includes index.
Bibliography: p. [296]-307.
Contents L'union fait la force -- Duke of Brabant -- The colonialists -- La politique de Pourboires -- 1870 -- In memoriam -- Ecce homo -- First steps towards Africa -- Henry Morton Stanley -- The race for the Congo -- The diplomats take over -- The conference of Berlin -- King of the Belgians -- The age of democracy -- Sovereign of the Congo Free State -- Emin Pasha -- The mirage of the Nile -- The new frontiers -- Katanga -- Fashoda revisited -- Morocco and other enterprises -- The celestial empire -- The age of autocracy -- The English attack -- A man alone -- An old man: a new century.
Geographic Area Belgium
Network Numbers (OCoLC)ocm05219720
(OCoLC)5219720
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