Navigating Colonial Orders: Norwegian Entrepreneurship in Africa and Oceania

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Norwegians in colonial Africa and Oceania had varying aspirations and adapted in different ways to changing social, political and geographical circumstances in foreign, colonial settings. They included Norwegian shipowners, captains, and diplomats; traders and whalers along the African coast and in Antarctica; large-scale plantation owners in Mozambique and Hawai'i; big business men in South Africa; jacks of all trades in the Solomon Islands; timber merchants on Zanzibar' coffee farmers in Kenya; and King Leopold's footmen ...

Navigating Colonial Orders: Norwegian Entrepreneurship in Africa and Oceania 2014, Berghahn Books, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9781782385394

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