Submitted by Taps Coogan on the 11th of April 2018 to The Sounding Line.
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As part of our ongoing series of historical video-maps, we present: ‘The History of Africa Every Year.’ The following video begins with the start of Egyptian Civilization in 1600 BC and runs until 2016 and the establishment of South Sudan, the world’s youngest country. It is remarkable to compare and contrast the map of Africa before and after the 1880s as the ‘Scramble for Africa‘ began and European powers began dividing up the continent.
To see other interesting historical maps check out:
The History of the Greeks
Every Year of the Roman Empire
Every Other Day of the Napoleonic Wars
Every Day of World War I
Every Day of World War II
The History of the World Every Year
The Five Largest Cities Throughout History
Every Major Plague Epidemic in History
The Evolution of Modern Government
The Rise of Religions Throughout History
The History of Communism Since 1850
The History of Urbanization
The History of South America
How the World Got Obese
The History of North America
The History of China Every Year
Every Nuclear Explosion in History
Every Year in The History of the Ottoman Empire
Visualizing Empires Decline
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