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Overview page. Subjects: History.

Former Anglo‐Egyptian condominium. Britain became involved in the Sudan as a result of her occupation of Egypt in 1882. Fearing that French colonial expansion might threaten her control of...

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Sudan

Peter Stalker.

in A Guide to Countries of the World

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Geography. 879 words.

Sudan has now split in two, as South Sudan has become independent

Sudan has three main geographical regions. The north,

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Sudan

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 215 words.

The Republic of Sudan (Arabic: Jumhūriyyat as Sūdān) since 1956. However, in July 2011 the southern part of the

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Sudan

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 215 words.

The Republic of Sudan (Arabic: Jumhūriyyat as Sūdān) since 1956. However, in July 2011 the southern part of the

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Sudan

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online September 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 220 words.

The Republic of the Sudan (Arabic: Jumhūriyyat as Sūdān) since 1956. However, in July 2011 the southern part of

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Sudan

Robert O. Collins.

in Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 876 words.

The Jumhuriyat as-Sudan (Republic of Sudan) is the largest country in Africa; it is 967,244 square miles (2,505,813 square kilometers),

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Sudan

Martin A. Klein, Sean Stilwell and George Michael LaRue.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Economic History

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economic History. 7669 words.

This entry contains three subentries, on the economic history of western, central, and eastern Sudan.

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Sudan

Edited by Tom McArthur, Jacqueline Lam-McArthur and Lise Fontaine.

in The Oxford Companion to the English Language

May 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 108 words.

A country of north-eastern Africa. Languages: official languages are arabic and since 2015 english. There are approximately 70 indigenous languages spoken in Sudan, including Nubian. In the...

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Sudan

John Cannon and Robert Crowcroft.

in A Dictionary of British History

P ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 57 words.

Former Anglo‐Egyptian condominium. Britain became involved in the Sudan as a result of her occupation of *Egypt in 1882...

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Sudan

Jan Palmowski.

in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 853 words.

Africa's third largest country by area; the discovery of oil in southern Sudan has led to bloody civil and religious

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Sudan

Robert Baum.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 4818 words.

Covering a territory of close to a million square miles, the Republic of the Sudan is the largest nation in

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Sudan

Robert Baum.

in Encyclopedia of Africa

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Studies. 4911 words.

Covering a territory of close to a million square miles, the Republic of the Sudan is the largest nation in

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Sudan

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 40 words.

a family of dyes that are soluble in organic solvents and are used for staining lipids. Sudan Red is the

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Sudan

Sondra Hale.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Women in World History

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History. 1966 words.

Sudan is the largest and one of the most ethnically heterogeneous countries in Africa and the Middle East. It is

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Sudan

in World Encyclopedia

P ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: General Studies. 743 words.

The Republic of the Sudan was Africa's largest country until 2011, when the people in the south voted to

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Sudan

John Cannon.

in A Dictionary of British History

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 55 words.

Former Anglo‐Egyptian condominium. Britain became involved in the Sudan as a result of her occupation of *Egypt in 1882

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Sudan

Christopher Riches and Jan Palmowski.

in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History

P ublished online September 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 1152 words.

Africa's third largest country by area; the discovery of oil in southern Sudan has led to bloody civil and religious conflict, culminating in the independence of ...

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Sudan

Edited by Tom McArthur.

in Concise Oxford Companion to the English Language

January 1998; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 144 words.

A country of north-eastern Africa. Languages: arabic (official), Nubian, and other indigenous languages. In the early 19c, the northern Sudan

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Sudan

Kenneth Ingham.

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 101 words.

Former Anglo-Egyptian condominium. Britain became involved in the Sudan as a result of her occupation of *Egypt in 1882.

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Sudan

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 102 words.

Former Anglo-Egyptian condominium. Britain became involved in the Sudan as a result of her occupation of *Egypt in 1882

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Sudan

Lual A. Deng.

in The Oxford Companion to Politics of the World

January 2001; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics. 1220 words.

Sudan is geographically the largest country in Africa with a total area of 1 million square miles (2.5 million sq.

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