Britain annexes Togoland to block Transvaal's access to sea (22 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Britain annexes the territory of Togoland in an attempt to block the access of the Boer republic of Transvaal to the sea.

Citation:
Editors. "Britain annexes Togoland to block Transvaal's access to sea". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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