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Imperial reckoning : the untold story of the end of empire in Kenya

Author: Caroline Elkins
Publisher: New York : H. Holt, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Reveals how the British colonial government detained more than one million members of Kenya's largest ethnic minority in prisons and work camps where many met their deaths as a result of a British attempt to stop the Mau Mau uprising.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Caroline Elkins
ISBN: 0805076530 9780805076530
OCLC Number: 797072585
Description: xvi, 475 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Caroline Elkins.
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Reveals how the British colonial government detained more than one million members of Kenya's largest ethnic minority in prisons and work camps where many met their deaths as a result of a British attempt to stop the Mau Mau uprising.

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