Wrong Place, Right Time: Policing the End of Empire

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This book throws a penetrating light on the role of the police services, especially in Africa during times of political turbulence and international crisis. Michael Macoun was posted on arrival in Tanganyika to Special Branch, and, with his German language background, was involved from the outset in an in-depth enquiry into the scale of Nazi penetration of the German expatriate community which outnumbered the British non-official element at the outbreak of hostilities in 1939. This involved internment of most of the adult ...

Wrong Place, Right Time: Policing the End of Empire 1996, I. B. Tauris & Company, London, England

ISBN-13: 9781860640193

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