Cecil Rhodes begins colonising Rhodesia

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Historical Context Note

British South Africa Company, headed by Cecil Rhodes, is granted royal charter with extensive powers for expanding its territory at the expense of Transvaal.

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Editors. "Cecil Rhodes begins colonising Rhodesia". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 January 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=5343, accessed 21 October 2014.]