TITLE

Chad

PUB. DATE
July 1961
SOURCE
New Yorker;7/22/1961, Vol. 37 Issue 23, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on the Republic of Chad located in the middle of Africa. Chad was conquered by France in the late 19th century and early 20th century. The capital city of Chad is Fort Lamy, with a population of 70,000 and the second largest freight depot in the entire French community. Hunting is the main tourist attraction in the country. Another attraction is a desert pool on the Ennedi Plateau that contains dwarf crocodiles.
ACCESSION #
22782412

 

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