African Rank-and-File: Social Implications of Colonial Military Service in the King's African Rifles, 1902-1964 / Edition 1by Timothy Parsons
Pub. Date: 10/21/1999
Paper Edition. The African Rank-and-File explores why East Africans in the King's African Rifles (KAR) served a foreign power, which denied them the rights of full citizenship and was at best paternalistic and at worst openly oppressive.
Table of ContentsIllustrations
The King's African Rifles
Recruiting and the Doctrine of "Martial Race"
Army Women and Military Families
Discipline and Resistance
Appendix A: The Organization of the KAR
Appendix B: Interviews
Appendix C: Currency and Comparative Values
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