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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ISSN: 
2211-1441
Volume: 
2

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
Publication date: 
January 2014

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...
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Volume: 
1
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004202603
Publication date: 
May 2011