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Unformatted text preview: Germany, France and the Dutch. The treaty was signed on the HMS Cornwallis which was anchored in Nanjing, China. The main part of the treaty was that the British were allowed to anchor and trade in five more ports and cities. Before the treaty, the British could only trade in Canton. Also included was the cession of Hong Kong to the British. Berlin Conference The Berlin Conference was held to divide Africa up into parts for imperialism by the European powers. These countries were Italy, France, Britain, Germany, Portugal and Belgium. This imperialism in Africa was named the “Scramble for Africa”. New Imperialism Indian National Congress European Community...
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This note was uploaded on 09/20/2011 for the course HST 198 taught by Professor Fahey during the Fall '08 term at Miami University.
- Fall '08