• John Paxton
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


HISTORY. The Republic of Togo became independent on 27 April 1960, after having been a German protectorate (1894–1914, subsequently divided between the French and the British), a mandate of the League of Nations (20 July 1922) and a trusteeship territory of the United Nations (14 Dec. 1946).

République Togolaise


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Book of Reference

  1. Cornevin, R., Histoire du Togo. Paris, 1959Google Scholar

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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1980

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  • John Paxton

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