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Fr. Cameroun, Ger. Kamerun, former German colony, W Africa, on the Gulf of Guinea and extending N to Lake Chad. Germany's penetration of the area began in 1884 and by 1902 its possession was recognized.
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Orosz traces the roots of the dispute from the origins of language policy in German Cameroon in the late nineteenth century to about 1907, and the subsequent shifts in French language policy from 1914 to 1922.