How did Kenya get their country back from the british empire?
Kenya got independence from the British empire through armed struggle. The guerrilla group called MAUMAU was a rebellion meant to frustrate the British authorities.
A lot of people wonder why Obama doesn't go back to Kenya. In a speech, Michelle Obama said Kenya is Barack Obama's home country.
the British did but then they fought back and won their independence in Dec. 12, 1963
Today, we could say that the Roman empire originated in Italy. Remember though, that way back when the Roman empire began, there was no country. Rome began as a city-state. Today, we could say that the Roman empire originated in Italy. Remember though, that way back when the Roman empire began, there was no country. Rome began as a city-state. Today, we could say that the Roman empire originated in Italy. Remember though, that way… Read More
The British started the imperialism back in the 1880's.It started when the British had 25% of the empire.
Britain imported raw material and foodstuffs from its Empire and exported manufactured goods back to them.
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Yes,. but gave it back.
Germany didn't exist as a country back then. It was part of the Holy Roman Empire. Germans did fight in the war, however, some on the side of the British and some on the side of the colonists.
Back around 1600-1900, Britain was the biggest empire as they had control of countries such as India, Canada and Australia. You get the picture. Although you can compare the Roman Empire to the British Empire.
HINDUSTAN! the name is still in use.
Present day Namibia, Cameroon and Tanzania are all part of the Commonwealth of Nations, formerly, the British Commonwealth and were once territories of the British Empire. The Commonwealth dates back to the decolonization of the British Empire in the middle of the twentieth century.
What strategy did the british use in attempt to finish the war and bring the colonies back into the empire?
The British were imperialist and invaders in India, so the people whose country was India wanted their country back.
The British had an Empire to defend (protect). That required armies/navies; and men made up armies/navies back then.
The role of commercial banks in Kenya is to provide an avenue to save or take loans and pay back with interest. They provide liquidity and are a good channel through which the Central Bank manages inflation in the country.
Like other countries, they were invaded and taken over. Ireland has a long history with British involvement, going back over 800 years.
The British Empire started to break-up from 1947. The British government had a policy of deolonisation from the 1940's until the 1980's (with Zimbabwe, Belize and Brunei being given independence in the 1980's). The last major British colony ended in 1997 with Hong Kong being given back to the PRC.
The decline of British Empire had started much earlier than that when the British were forced to leave India. After they were denied by the American people its supremacy, British tried to exploit other countries like South Africa, Australia and Asia. In the World War II, England was badly destroyed. It lost its position of the most powerful country and was financially and economically shattered. With billions in debt, it was not in a state… Read More
Some of the Germans were helping the British. Not all Germans helped the British, most Germans did not. The British forced the German into helping them. The Americans only had random men for an army. America set up its first ever Army during the Revoloutionary War, it was led and trained by British troops who had turned on there own country.Then American teamed up with French,Spanish and Dutch,with the French being crucial and also doing… Read More
Barack Obama Senior was born in Kenya, back when it was a British colony. His father was named Onyango Obama, and his mother was Habiba Akumu Nyanjango.
Commonwealth games started back in the year 1930. It is also known as the British Empire Games.
Rome Italy was not a country on its own back then, but the center of the great Roman empire. Rome was the capital of the early Roman empire, and also the capital of the Western Roman empire.
No. All of the original members of the British Empire are now independent countries although some of them still choose to have Queen Elizabeth II as their Head of State.
The British had THE BEST Navy, at the time, and as such were able to move quickly, to other countries, and take them without hesitation, as they came in fleets, carrying hundreds of soldiers! The British also took the countries which were unable to fight back, first, allowing them to work up to taking more developed ones, such as India.
They were extremely brave and assisted the British Empire in pushing back Germany- the foe.
The Revoloutionary War is seen by Americans as a patriotic Victory for them,but is seen by the British as a draw and majority of the world as a draw. Things to remember in the Revoloutionary War are.... America tried 5 times to remove the British form the U.S.A but failed. They then went away and started Americas first Army wich was trained and lead by British troops who had turned on there own country. Then… Read More
As far back as when Britain has been a country.
Singapore was a British colony and later occupied by the Japanese during WW2. Returned back to the British after the war.
He Bombed London in 1940,to strike fear into the hearts of the British but the British fought back.
What would happen if someone found proof that Obama wasn't a natural born citizen so he never should have been in the presidential race?
They should send his ass back to Kenya and never allow him back in this country.
It was coloured in pink because the sky back then was pink, but nobody really thought that that was a really important point but now you can see that it was and it is also coloured in pink because that was my and everyone Else's favourite colour. So there is your answer for your topic all about why the British maps coloured in the empire PINK.
The British Empire gave the name to British Columbia, back when it was a colony of theirs. They wanted to name the colony after the Columbia river, but were afraid if they just called it 'Columbia', people would confuse it with Colombia, which is in South America. So, they put 'British' in front of it.
What type of coin is mine it says Victoria dei grati on front and on back it says britanniar reg fir?
It could be almost any coin issued by Britain or any country of the British Empire/Commonwealth from 1838 to 1901. What is the denomination of your coin, what is the design on the reverse, what is it made from, what is the date and what is the diameter?
•This herb originated from Eastern Europe and Southwest Asia. But can evenly be traced back to the Roman Empire.
Technically, the British didn't. American history after the revolution was distorted as the new free Americans destroyed British documents in America. However the historic documents still exist as evidence here in England itself. The troops used to fight against the American Revolution all belonged to the British Commonwealth. The British Commonwealth (then known as the British Empire) is lead by the Monarch of Britain (currently Queen Elizabeth 2nd). Amongst the powers the head of the… Read More
1) A sense of patriotism. Most Australians in 1914 were of British descent and many still referred to Britain as the 'motherland'. Many stated that they were willing to fight 'for King and Country' 2) Australia was a member of the British Empire, with strong cultural ties 3) A sense of adventure and the opportunity to travel back 'home' at government expense
Britain was exhausted from the 2nd world war and colonies started to fight back. Britain was exhausted from the 2nd world war and colonies started to fight back.
To strike fear into the minds and hearts of the British people. He wated to take over the country by surrender if he could but the British fought back.
Austrian Crown Prince Franz Ferdinand and his wife were assassinated in the back streets of Sarajevo by a Muslim extremist. Austria ruled over the Balkans at this time as part to the Hapsburg empire. Austria was content to let the diplomats sort the mess out, but the German kaiser willhelm demanded justice and forced Austria to issue an ultimatum that the british could not ignore.. The war was an excuse by kaiser willhelm to try… Read More
Of course, Iran dates back to 4000 years with a lot of history and culture. As it was once called Persia, it is home to one of the oldest civilizations. The Achaemenid Empire was founded by Cyrus the Great in the 6th century. Iran has had a lot more history and culture than the British.
The War of 1812 began largely because the British had begun to encroach on America again, in what seemed very much like an attempt to bring them back into their empire.
John Cobot was the first person under British rule to cross the Atlantic. The trip brought back turkey's to the country of England.
In the mid 1880's, Europe was busy Colonizing Africa. One of the unclaimed spaces was modern-day Tanzania, Kenya and Uganda, known as the "Sultanate of Zanzibar". Both the UK and German Empire wanted the land. So, they decided to split it up. The UK got Kenya and Uganda, while Germany got Tanzania. However, the UK was too busy sending its resources to South Africa, trying to build her Colonies there. So, the UK ceded the… Read More
I wouldn't say it exactly benefited its people (citizens), but it did benefit British companies. The sole purpose of the empire was to acquire resources without having to purchase them. Sugar, tobacco, and diamonds were among the most desirable. Companies took these materials from foreign territories occupied by the empire and sold them not only to their citizens back in England, but to the natives living on the land from which these goods derived. In… Read More
The first Commonwealth Games (known as the British Empire Games back then) was held in Hamilton, Canada from August 16th to 23rd, 1930.
They made a big army and kept the people prisioners so they didn't make a bigger army to fight back
The Irish took back the bulk of their country from the English Empire. The northern counties are still under military occupation.
they provide the cheap labor that is the very back bone of every country and every empire that has ever existed
The USA is not in the British Commonwealth as it declared independance from Britain back in 1776 (officially independent in 1783), and the Commonwealth was established in 1931. Remaining countries in the empire at that time were invited to the commonwealth (with the exception of Mozambique and rwanda).
I think you mean what negative impacts the British Empire had on Australia? But anyway I'll answer YOUR question. And that is, Australia didn't have any negative impact on the British Empire. It served as a perfect prison colony as a cheap way for the Empire to dump its prisoners. It produced vast amounts of wool for the Empire which is where the Australian saying comes from 'To break the sheeps back'. It experienced one… Read More