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Zanzibar : the hundred days revolution

Author: Helen-Louise Hunter
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : Praeger Security International, ©2010.
Series: PSI reports (Westport, Conn.)
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the mid-20th century the tiny island of Zanzibar off the east coast of Africa was probably best known for two things: for producing over 95 percent of the world's cloves and for being one of Bob Hope, Bing Crosby and Dorothy Lamour's famous "Road" movies. In the short space of five months all that would change as the peace and quiet of the remote island of Zanzibar would be rocked by an unexpected revolution that  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Helen-Louise Hunter
ISBN: 9780313361951 0313361959 9780313361968 0313361967
OCLC Number: 656479884
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 122 pages).
Contents: Zanzibar's political awakening : 1955-62 --
The road to revolution : 1963 --
The Zanzibar coup : January 1964 --
The People's Republic of Zanzibar : January-April 1964 --
Union with Tanganyika : April 1964 --
Tanzania : one year later.
Series Title: PSI reports (Westport, Conn.)
Responsibility: Helen-Louise Hunter.

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In the late 1950s, Communists decided that Zanzibar offered them a particular favorable opportunity for expanding their influence.  Read more...

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