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Portuguese expansion TSWANA Thaba Bosiu BASUTO^J h J 1.9th c ort Alfred
Grahamstown Port Elizabeth The Jameson Raid. • Mpinda .Sao Salvador
KONGO MBUNDU B I E PLATEAU Mocamed' YAKA MATAMBA CHOKWE (
LUND A ...
Though the Maravi empire flourished in the 17th century despite, or even
because of, the Portuguese presence, direct contact with the Portuguese proved
hazardous to the Mwene Matapa. After an unsuccessful attempt by the reigning
Portuguese plans to colonize the kingdom of the ngolas were greatly hampered,
however, by tropical disease, the unsuitability of the region for agriculture, and
strenuous African resistance to settler encroachments. Though the ngolas were ...
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