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Le Rallye Méditerranée-le Cap

Racing towards Eurafrica?

Megan Brown

countries destined to form the backbone [ ossature ] of the future Eurafrica.” 1 * Meynier's military career centered on Africa and, more specifically, the Sahara. In retirement, he embarked on a mission to bind together Europe and Africa through stronger

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Tracey Reimann-Dawe

. After completing the first leg of his expedition to the town of Rhadames on the northeastern border of the Sahara, he attempted to secure a date and means of departure. Rohlfs was desperate to end his six-week sojourn and finally enter unfamiliar

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Everything in Motion

Clio Andris and Juan Ruescas

dissolution of the individual. Like a theme park, its neighborhoods are separate ecosystems, including Tundra Town, Rainforest District, Sahara Square, Little Rodentia … because, after all, we can’t expect a polar bear to just live in the rainforest. But, of

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Lawrence Ogbo Ugwuanyi

among black Africans south of the Sahara. Secondly, there is trans-Saharan Pan-Africanism, emphasising the links between Africa south and north of the Sahara (The Organization of African Unity is based on the principle of trans-Saharan Pan

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From Exoticism to Authenticity

Textbooks during French Colonization and the Modern Literature of Global Tourism

Claudine Moïse

landscape is described in terms of its profitability and productivity and in order to help the settlers. The terrain and climate are mentioned for their agricultural potential in relation to rainfall. Thus: “the neighboring area of the Sahara is only poorly

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Traces of Pan Africanism and African Nationalism in Africa Today

Denis Goldberg

powers and is a consultative body. It has 265 members from 53 countries in Africa, but excluded Morocco over its refusal to give freedom to Western Sahara. (Presumably with the coming into existence of South Sudan there will be another 5 members in due

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Instead of a Novel

Sophia Yablonska's Travelogues in the History of Modern Ukrainian Literature

Olena Haleta

provokes an entire range of feelings: she has “a frightened heart,” is “totally confused,” feels like “a mouse trapped in a cage,” and experiences “fright,” “mistrust,” and “trust.” 72 Yablonska is in a similar condition before going to the Sahara: “The

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A Bridge Across the Mediterranean

Nafissa Sid Cara and the Politics of Emancipation during the Algerian War

Elise Franklin

(not yet president) on the importance of including Algerian women in integrationist policies: “All the citizens (men and women) of Algeria and the Sahara are French in their own right and possess all political rights.” 24 Salan reminded de Gaulle that

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Postiers non-citoyens dans l’Algérie colonisée (vers 1900–1939)

Annick Lacroix

suffisent à pourvoir les emplois offerts dans les localités du littoral ou de la Mitidja. Les débouchés du personnel algérien sont en revanche meilleurs dans les régions périphériques du Sahara et des hauts plateaux, où les candidats citoyens et diplômés

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Organic Vehicles and Passengers

The Tsetse Fly as Transient Analytical Workspace

Clapperton Chakanetsa Mavhunga

very grave situation.” 9 By 1949, the insect had become “one of man’s worst enemies over the greater part of Africa south of the Sahara.” 10 Only with the introduction and intensification of organochlorine pesticide spraying in the 1950s–1960s was the