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Land and nationalism

Mwangi Wa-Githumo

Land and nationalism

the impact of land expropriation and land grievances upon the rise and development of nationalist movements in Kenya, 1885-1939

by Mwangi Wa-Githumo

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Published by University Press of America in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kenya
    • Subjects:
    • Land tenure -- Kenya -- History.,
    • Nationalism -- Kenya -- History.,
    • Kenya -- Colonization -- History.,
    • Kenya -- Politics and government.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Mwangi Wa-Githumo.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD983 .W3
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 477 p. :
      Number of Pages477
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4094236M
      ISBN 10081911491X, 0819114928
      LC Control Number80005589

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