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Imperial reckoning : the untold story of Britain's Gulag in Kenya

Autor: Caroline Elkins
Editorial: New York : Henry Holt and Co., 2005.
Edición/Formato:   Print book : Inglés (eng) : 1st edVer todas las ediciones y todos los formatos
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Thousands of Kenyans fought alongside the British in World War II, but just a few years after the defeat of Hitler, the British colonial government detained nearly the entire population of Kenya's largest ethnic minority, the Kikuyu--some one and a half million people. The story of the system of prisons and work camps where thousands met their deaths has remained largely untold, because of a determined effort by the  Leer más
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Tipo de material: Recurso en Internet
Tipo de documento: Libro/Texto, Recurso en Internet
Todos autores / colaboradores: Caroline Elkins
ISBN: 0805076530 9780805076530
Número OCLC: 55884905
Descripción: xvi, 475 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contenido: Pax Britannica --
Britain's assault on Mau Mau --
Screening --
Rehabilitation --
The birth of Britain's Gulag --
The world behind the wire --
The hard core --
Domestic terror --
Outrage, suppression, and silence --
Detention exposed.
Responsabilidad: Caroline Elkins.
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