Effects of European Exploration (European Footholds (Mombasa ( , Mombasa…
Effects of European Exploration
Mombasa is a European foothold because it was a hub of international trade and was attacked by the Portuguese.
Malindi was also a hub for international trade, it had the same kind of relevance to the European foothold as Mombasa.
Cape Town is a European foothold because it was the first permanent European settlement to supply ships sailing to or from the indies.
The Boers is a European foothold because they were framers that settled around cape town. The Boers had a belief that God is chosen or elected. They looked down on Africans. Their migrations led to a battle with African groups.
Plantations are part of the slave trade because plantations are large farms and slaves were forced to do labor. Slaves were bought just to serve on these plantations.
Affonso was against the slave trade, he was tutored by missionaries when he was young. He tried to end the slave trade but his appeal died and the trade continued.
Missionaries have to do with the slave trade because missionaries were the people who tried to convert Africans to Christianity.
New African States
The Astante kingdom was a powerful state because they became unified and linked by spiritual bonds.This bond helped them defeat the Denkyera.
He won control of a big trading city, he conquered neighboring people and he was the one that unified the Astante kingdom.
A monopoly makes a very powerful state because they dominate gold and slave trades.
They arose from the settlement of Yoruba people. Its leaders used wealth from the slave trade to build a army.