The Mau Mau War in Perspective: Eastern African Studies

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The book breaks new ground in following the story of the participants of the rural movement during the decade after the defeat of the Mau Mau. New archival sources and interviews provide exciting material on the mechanics of the sociology of decolonization and on the containment of rural radicalism in Kenya. For the first time an account of decolonization in Kenya based on primary sources is offered to the reader. The Mau Mau was militarily crushed in the mid-fifties, but the struggle for land rights was only contained in ...

The Mau Mau War in Perspective: Eastern African Studies 1989, Ohio University Press, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780821409404

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