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Mau Mau : an African crucible

Author: Robert B Edgerton
Publisher: New York : Free Press ; London : Collier Macmillan, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Edgerton, Robert B., 1931-
Mau Mau.
New York : Free Press ; London : Collier Macmillan, ©1989
(OCoLC)555838760
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert B Edgerton
ISBN: 0029089204 9780029089200
OCLC Number: 19741793
Description: xii, 298 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: 1. "There will be a general rising" : the colonization of Kenya --
2. "Something called Maw Maw" : the evolution of a rebellion --
3. "A state of emergency" : four years of war --
4. "Debased creatures of the forest" : the warriors of Mau Mau --
5. "Dark and dreadful distortions of the human spirit" : the white reaction to Mau Mau --
6. "A short, sharp shock" : detention and rehabilitation --
7. "Black man's country" : the path to independence --
8. "Their fierce self-interest": Mau Mau in perspective.
Responsibility: Robert B. Edgerton.

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