Written Culture in a Colonial Context

Africa and the Americas 1500 - 1900

Edited by Adrien Delmas, European University Institute, Florence and Nigel Penn, University of Cape Town

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€77,00
$102.00
ISBN13: 
9789004223899
E-ISBN: 
9789004225244
Publication Date: 
January 2012
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Paperback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xxxii, 380 pp.
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Volume: 
2
ISSN: 
2211-1441

Jeremy Ball, Dickinson College, Carlisle, USA

In Angola's Colossal Lie. Forced Labor on a Sugar Plantation, 1913-1977 Jeremy Ball explains how forced labor produced enormous profits at one of colonial Angola’s largest agro-industrial enterprises. Using oral histories and a never before accessed company archive, Ball describes how...
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Volume: 
4
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004301740
E-ISBN: 
9789004301757
Publication date: 
August 2015
€49,00
$63.00

R.M. Dilley, University of St. Andrews

Nearly Native, Barely Civilized by Roy Dilley offers an in-depth, intimate and rounded biography of Henri Gaden (1867-1939), an exceptional colonial soldier, ethnographer and linguist, lover, father, administrator and Governor, who lived for 45 years in French West Africa.
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Volume: 
3
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004250963
E-ISBN: 
9789004265288
Publication date: 
January 2014
€75,00
$97.00

Sandra J.T.M. Evers and Marry Kooy (eds.)

This book represents the first joint effort to document the historical background of the eviction (late 1960s, early 1970s) of the Chagosssians from the Chagos archipelago when the main island became an US-military base. It documents their eviction, resettlement, livelihoods, legal struggles and...
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004202603
E-ISBN: 
9789004204416
Publication date: 
May 2011
€79,00
$105.00