Essays Tagged: "Zanzibar"

Process and Analysis Essay, TOPIC: MASAI MARRIAGE CEREMONY IN TANZANIA (any comments will be appreciated)

eak a Bantu language. A well-known non-Bantu tribe, the Masai, occupies the northeastern region. On Zanzibar, many people are descended from Arabian peoples, including the Shirazi of Persia and Comori ...

(3 pages) 65 1 4.2 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Walden- how we spend our lives

ng life. Thoreau also notes that is "not worth the while to go round the world to count the cats in Zanzibar," rather having a change in mind and life style could suit you a respectable change. He sen ... s, and calls this dream life the real destination that matters, not going off "to count the cats in Zanzibar." Thoreau remarks how easy it is to fall into a "particular route" and explains how the ear ...

(4 pages) 103 0 3.3 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Ibn battuta was a traveler from North Africa, who traveled more than anybody of his time, even Marco Polo.

in, after travelling further than any known traveller before him: from Mali to China, fromRussia to Zanzibar, with his years as legal adviser to the Sultan of Delhi the crowningachievement of his care ...

(3 pages) 88 0 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History


have confounded scholars since the Periplus was first translated in 1912. Some scholars argue that Zanzibar or Pemba may be the fabled Menouthesias with Rhapta somewhere between Bagamoyo and Dar es S ... orate mosques and homes began in the 12th century (and is still used in hotels and private homes in Zanzibar as an attractive decorative feature).Trade and exploration must have been extremely active ...

(8 pages) 95 1 4.6 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

19th Century- European Explorers

hward of Egyptian authority with the consequent additions to the knowledge of the Nile. The city of Zanzibar, on the island of that name, founded in 1832 by Seyyid Said of Muscat, rapidly attained imp ... testant missions were carrying on active propaganda on the Guinea coast, in South Africa and in the Zanzibar dominions. Their work, largely beneficent, was being conducted in regions and among peoples ...

(3 pages) 14 0 3.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Freddie Mercury And His Aids

ie Mercury was the lead singer for the Rock n' Roll band Queen. Freddie was born Farookh Bulsara in Zanzibar September 5, 1946 to his parents Bomi and Jer Bulsara. Freddie attended boarding school in ...

(1 pages) 1167 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Tanzania Report

of that is land and the other 59,050 sq km is water. Tanzania has three islands, Mafia, Pemba, and Zanzibar. The coast of Tanzania is tropical while the highlands are hot.There are plains along the c ... 99% of the people ae native African, 45% are Christian, 35% Muslim, and 20% indigenous beliefs. On Zanzibar island people are of Arab, native African, and mixed Arab and native African ethnic groups. ...

(2 pages) 17 0 1.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays


families.Tertiary, Primary, secondary industries:Most of the world production of cloves comes from Zanzibar and Pemba islands. Coffee, cotton, sisal, cloves, tea, tobacco, and cashew nuts are the mai ... s are low and Tanzania's record on human rights is good.Colonial History:Around the 8th century AD, Zanzibar and other islands off the coast of East Africa became bases for the Arab merchants trading ...

(3 pages) 8 0 0.0 Jun/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers

AfricAdventure Tours and Africa Volunteer

y your visit to Tanzania-the Land of Ngorongoro, Serengeti, Mount Kilimanjaro and finest beaches of Zanzibar. For years now we work with reputed Hotels, campsites and Lodges in the region with a clean ... umi, Ruaha, Kitulo, Selous etc, Mountain climbing to Kilimanjaro, Meru, Kenya etc, beach safaris to Zanzibar, Bagamoyo, Mafia, Pemba, Mombasa etc, Gorilla and Chimpanzee tracking in Gombe stream, Rwan ...

(54 pages) 1 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers