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Zambesia, England"s El Dorado in Africa

Edward Peter Mathers

Zambesia, England"s El Dorado in Africa

by Edward Peter Mathers

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Published by Books of Rhodesia in Bulawayo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Zimbabwe
    • Subjects:
    • British South Africa Company,
    • Zimbabwe -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby E. P. Mathers.
      SeriesRhodesiana reprint library--silver series ;, v. 18, Rhodesiana reprint library., v. 18.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT962.7 .M33 1977
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 480 p., [2] fold. leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages480
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4287346M
      ISBN 100869201638
      LC Control Number78314225

      times, and throughout East Africa. 2 Historia das guerras no Zambesi, I, 3 The site of Massangano was visited by the authors between z2 and 19 September I 4 E. P. Mathers, Zambesia, England's El Dorado in Africa (London, ). 5 Already it is quoted as the authority on the period, e.g. by J. Duffy in Portuguese Africa (Cambridge, Mass. You can write a book review and share your experiences. Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've read. Whether you've loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed thoughts then people will find new books that are right for them.

      The same bout of gold fever affected investors in Britain, attracted by lavish advertisements about the potential of the Mashonaland goldfields. The journalist Edward Mathers added to the excitement with a book published in with the title:Zambesia: England’s El Dorado in Africa. The optimism of the pioneers, however, soon began to falter. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Peter Mathers books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.

      El Dorado (pronounced [el doˈɾaðo], English: / ˌ ɛ l d ə ˈ r ɑː d oʊ /; Spanish for "the golden one"), originally El Hombre Dorado ("The Golden Man") or El Rey Dorado ("The Golden King"), was the term used by the Spanish Empire to describe a mythical tribal chief (zipa) of the Muisca people, an indigenous people of the Altiplano Cundiboyacense of Colombia, who, as an initiation rite.   In barely one tenth of Africa was under European control. By only about one tenth – Abyssinia (Ethiopia) and Liberia – was not. This book offers a clear and concise account of the ‘scramble’ or ‘race’ for Africa, the period of around 20 years during which European powers carved up the continent with little or no consultation of its inhabitants.


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Mathers travelled with the Pioneer Column from South Africa in its entrance into Zimbabwe, and had his newspaper reports compiled into a book titled Zambesia: England's El Dorado in Africa - being a description of Matebeleland and Mashonaland, and less known adjacent territories, and an account of the gold fields of British South Africa.

Edward Peter Mathers FGS FRGS (19 AugustEdinburgh – 13 OctoberKensington) was a British author, editor, and newspaper proprietor. Edward P. Mathers was educated at the Royal High School, Edinburgh and at the Edinburgh Institution for Languages and was a journalist in England until when he emigrated from England to the British colony of South Africa.

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