Portuguese sack Mombasa after its refusal to pay tribute (19 words)

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This port city was valuable and was frequently transferred from one power to another due to its strategic position.

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Editors. "Portuguese sack Mombasa after its refusal to pay tribute". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[https://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=9867, accessed 17 December 2018.]

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