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The transfer of power in Africa : decolonization, 1940-1960

Author: Prosser Gifford; William Roger Louis
Publisher: New Haven ; London : Yale University Press, 1988, ©1986.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Prosser Gifford; William Roger Louis
ISBN: 0300043481 9780300043488
OCLC Number: 18685982
Notes: Originally published: 1986.
Description: [704] pages : 1 map ; 24 cm
Contents: The Asian mirror to tropical Africa's independence / D.A. Low --
The United States and the liquidation of the British Empire in tropical Africa, 1941-1951 / Wm. Roger Louis and Ronald Robinson --
Pan-African responses in the United States to British colonial rule in Africa in the 1940s / Hollis R. Lynch --
Patterns in the transfer of power : a comparative study of French and British decolonization / Tony Smith --
Toward the transfer of power in British West Africa / John D. Hargreaves --
French West Africa and decolonization / Yves Person --
French colonial policy in Equatorial Africa in the 1940s and 1950s / Elikia M'Bokolo --
The decolonization of French Black Africa / Henri Brunschwig --
The British point of no return? / Dennis Austin --
Colonial governments and the transfer of power in East Africa / Cranford Pratt --
The impact of ethnic demands on British decolonization in Africa : the example of Uganda / Grace S. Ibingira --
Precipitous decolonization : the case of the Belgian Congo / Jean Stengers --
Portugal and Africa : the last empire / Kenneth Maxwell --
Misconceived dominion : the creation and disintegration of federation in British Central Africa / Prosser Gifford --
The parting of the ways in South Africa / Leonard Thompson --
From colonization to independence in French tropical Africa : the economic background / Jean Suret-Canale --
Decolonization, development, and dependence : a survey of changing attitudes / David Fieldhouse --
Decolonization in French, Belgian, and Portuguese Africa : a bibliographical essay / David E. Gardinier --
A historiographical perspective on the transfer of power in British colonial Africa : a bibliographical essay / A.H.M. Kirk-Greene.
Responsibility: edited by Prosser Gifford and Wm. Roger Louis.

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