TITLE

Invasion into the heart of darkness

AUTHOR(S)
Skelton, Geoffrey
PUB. DATE
December 1998
SOURCE
Military History;Dec98, Vol. 15 Issue 5, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the war between the French and the West African kingdom of Dahomey in 1892. Information on the announcement printed at the French Foreign Legion; Description of the volunteers who listed their names for the Legion; Description of the people in Dahomey; Interest of France in Dahomey; Encounters of the French with the Dahomean Royal Guards.
ACCESSION #
1266060

 

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