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Kenya : a history since independence

Author: Charles Hornsby
Publisher: London : I.B. Tauris, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this definitive new history, Charles Hornsby demonstrates how independent Kenya's politics have been dominated by a struggle to deliver security, impartiality, efficiency and growth, but how the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Handboeken (vorm)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Hornsby
ISBN: 1848858868 9781848858862 9781780765013 1780765010
OCLC Number: 779770269
Description: XVIII, 958 p. : fig., foto's. ; 24 cm
Contents: 1: Introduction 2: Independence! 3: Struggle for the State 4: Multi-Party, but not Democracy, 1966-1969 5: Golden Years, 1970-1974 6: Rigor Mortis, 1975-1978 7: Too Many Cooks, 1978-1983 8: Heavy Footsteps, 1984-1989 9: A Second Liberation? 1990-1992 10: Conflict and Change, 1993-1997 11: Unnatural Succession, 1998-2002 12: Back to the Future, 2003-2008 13: Epilogue: Cold War, 2008-2009 14: Conclusions
Responsibility: Charles Hornsby.

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'This is the first full history of Kenya's hald-century of independence. And it is more than that. Hornsby cites independent Kenya's problems in its many colonial crises, particularly the brutally Read more...

 
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