Overview. Malta is an island archipelago in the Mediterranean Sea and is located in Southern Europe. It is surrounded by Italy to its north and Libya to its…

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The Adomi Bridge crosses the Volta river south of the Akosombo Dam. The Volta River is the main river system in the West African country of Ghana. It…

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Africa is bordered by the Mediterranean Sea to the north, Red Sea to the northeast, Indian Ocean to the east, and the Atlantic Ocean to the west. What…

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In South Carolina in 1739, for example, drums were used as a call to arms at the outbreak of a violent slave rebellion. It prompted the colony to…

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Islam came to root along the East African coast some time in the 8th century, as part of a continuing dialogue between the people on the East coast…

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Some states, such as Asante and Dahomey, grew powerful and wealthy as a result. Other states were completely destroyed and their populations decimated as they were absorbed by…

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