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From the 17th to the 19th century, the main political entities in the area were the Kingdom of Dahomey along with the city-state of Porto-Novo and a large area with many different tribes to the north. This region was referred to as the Slave Coast from as early as the 17th century due to the large number of slaves shipped to the New World during the Trans-Atlantic slave trade . After slavery was abolished, France took over the country and renamed it French Dahomey . In 1960, Dahomey gained full independence from France, and had a tumultuous period with many different democratic governments, military coups and military governments.



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