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French West Africa / Afrique occidentale française, (AOF) (PART 2)

French West Africa / Afrique occidentale française, (AOF) (PART 2) Napoleon III doubled the area of the French overseas Empire; he established French rule in New Caledonia, and Cochinchina, established a protectorate in Cambodia (1863); and colonized parts of Africa. … Continue reading

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