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


A German protectorate from July 1884, Togo was occupied by Elritish and French forces in Aug. 1914 and subsequently partitioned between the two countries on 20 July 1922 under a League of Nations mandate. British Togo subsequently joined Ghana. The French mandate was renewed by the UN as a trusteeship on 14 Dec. 1946.

République Togolaise


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Books of Reference

  1. Cornevin, R., Histoire du Togo. 3rd ed., Paris, 1969Google Scholar
  2. Feuillet, C., Le Togo en general. Paris, 1976Google Scholar
  3. Piraux, M., Le Togo aujourd’hui. Paris, 1977Google Scholar

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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1988

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