Egypt, a land of mystery and wonders, had once been part of the British Empire, one of the greatest empires ever created. Explore the idea of Colonisation as we bring you through the history of these two countries in the period of British Egypt!
Here you can find information of the British colonisation of Egypt. Click on the following sections for more details.
Welcome to our website!
Learn some background information on Egypt and the British Empire. At the same time, get acquainted with the idea of Imperialism.
Why did the British want to colonise Egypt? And how did they do it? Find out and understand the reasons and story to how the British occupied Egypt in this section.
Impact on Egypt
Colonisation always leaves an impact on the natives and land which was colonised. Find out what were the impacts of the British Occupation on Egypt.
Rise of Nationalism
Nationalism was a new idea formed in the 17th century. One of the important impacts of colonisation was the growth of nationalism in the colonised land. Explore how nationalism grew and led to Egypt's eventual independence from the British Empire.
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Use the knowledge you've learnt and have fun! Don't be surprised though if some answers can't be found in the contents. Learn new things as you play!