Darkest Africa


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Darkest Africa

in European and American imaginations, a faraway land of no return. [Western Folklore: Misc.]
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Thus even in darkest Africa was the light of German civilization commencing to reflect itself upon the undeserving natives just as at the same period, the fall of 1914, it was shedding its glorious effulgence upon benighted Belgium.
Our organisation has strived to change, adapt, grow and evolve to meet the demands of the businesses and markets we operate in globally - handling, transporting and storing goods from the deepest darkest Africa to the Chinese Hinterland; from the Andes in Peru to the outskirts of Busan," he said.
Stanley in his books, Through the Dark Continent (1879), How I found Livingstone in Central Africa (1890) and In Darkest Africa (1891) has covered a picture of the African continent.
In reality colonialism was the spread of Western Christian civilisation, with its commitment to education, health, justice, and economic advancement, into areas which were truly 'darkest Africa' ...
For younger people, the imagery and narratives about 'tribal' art are, at times, too evocative of the continent's troubled his- tory, particularly the distorted myths of 'Darkest Africa'.
David Cameron appeared to revel in the dastardly deeds of darkest Africa and be all set to send Biggles to sort them out.
Like Machu Picchu and 200-ton mushrooms there's a lot of stuff in deepest, darkest Africa that won't be discovered ...
Chapter three addresses the origin of a derogatory term 'The Darkest Africa', one of the stereotypical western views of Africa.
An interesting observation is that in these white enclaves in the middle of Darkest Africa, no-one ever gets on, and trying to do the dirty on your neighbour is common sport.
The voice-over narration describes how this intrepid explorer has been compelled to "Darkest Africa" by the king of Portugal.In fact, he's here to escape the memory of his dead lover.
We're like the creatures from The Village; the virus from darkest Africa; the Rooskies.