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The Resource Histories of the hanged : Britain's dirty war in Kenya and the end of empire, David Anderson

Histories of the hanged : Britain's dirty war in Kenya and the end of empire, David Anderson

Label
Histories of the hanged : Britain's dirty war in Kenya and the end of empire
Title
Histories of the hanged
Title remainder
Britain's dirty war in Kenya and the end of empire
Statement of responsibility
David Anderson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Anderson, David
Dewey number
967.62
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Kenya
Target audience
general
Label
Histories of the hanged : Britain's dirty war in Kenya and the end of empire, David Anderson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references : p. 357-387
Contents
Prologue : the hanged -- 1. The hidden history of an anti-colonial rebellion -- 2. Burying the past -- 3. 'Parasites in paradise' : race, violence and Mau Mau -- 4. Death at Lari : the story of an African massacre -- 5. Struggles in the city : Mau Mau in Nairobi -- 6. General China's war : freedom fighters in the forests -- 7. Crimes of punishment : law and disorder in Kikuyuland -- 8. Spoils of war : decolonizing Kenya, memorializing Mau Mau
Control code
000027058206
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 406 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780297847199
Other physical details
ill., map, port.
Label
Histories of the hanged : Britain's dirty war in Kenya and the end of empire, David Anderson
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references : p. 357-387
Contents
Prologue : the hanged -- 1. The hidden history of an anti-colonial rebellion -- 2. Burying the past -- 3. 'Parasites in paradise' : race, violence and Mau Mau -- 4. Death at Lari : the story of an African massacre -- 5. Struggles in the city : Mau Mau in Nairobi -- 6. General China's war : freedom fighters in the forests -- 7. Crimes of punishment : law and disorder in Kikuyuland -- 8. Spoils of war : decolonizing Kenya, memorializing Mau Mau
Control code
000027058206
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 406 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780297847199
Other physical details
ill., map, port.

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