The first major
The Madagasikaran Civil War developed as a result of the Spanish arrival to Madagasikara. With the arrival of a new culture and a powerful new religion, Madagasikara began to see itself split along religious lines, as well as along older ethnic and cultural boundaries.
Some historians have even argued that the cause of the Madagasikaran Civil War was the earlier minor civil war that forced the diarchy onto the Emirate of Sanafah. They argued that the presence of an ultra-conservative Muslim ruler and a local, indigenous ruler coupled with Madagasikaran expansion made tensions between the Chief and the Emir near inevitable.
Mixture of land and naval combat
Madagasikara led by Soliary Canapastry
The primary long-term result of the Madagasikaran Civil War was the period of Spanish domination in Madagasikara which remained for an extended period following the end of the civil war.
- Treaty of Mahajanga
- Christian influences
- Latinized Malagasy develops
- Continued expansion thanks to Spanish