The Portuguese in the land of Zanj

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History Today
Vol. 9, no. 11 (November 1959), p. 752-759

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The land of Zanj included the coastal regions of the modern colonies of Kenya and Tanganyika. Here the Portuguese, first among Europeans, came into contact with the Arab-African civilization that flourished on the edges of the Indian Ocean