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annex

incorporate a country within a state

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indigenous

describing people native to a region

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(a) conflicting

"To settle the CONFLICTING claims, the Berlin Conference was called in 1884-1885."

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(a) consequence

"However, it did have some unfortunate CONSEQUENCES."

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(p) Muhammad Ali

officer of Ottoman army. seized power and established Egyptian state. introduce reforms to Egypt: modernize army, set up public school system, help create small industries

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(p) David Livingstone

Scottish explorer, doctor, missionary. trekked in uncharted regions of Africa. {Missionary Travels and Researches in South Africa}---describe beauty of Africa

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(p) Henry Stanley

young journalist from {New York Herald}. sent to find Livingstone. successor of Livingstone's job after his death in 1873. strongly dislike Africa. with King Leopold II of Belgium, acquire vast regions of Congo and strip resources and abuse natives

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(p) Zulu

indigenous group of South Africa. frequent battles with Boers (racist whites living in S. Africa). defeated by British in late 1800s