Magomero: Portrait of an African Village / Edition 1

Magomero: Portrait of an African Village / Edition 1

by Landeg White
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0521389097

ISBN-13: 9780521389099

Pub. Date: 09/28/1989

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

An insider's view of African historians' principal concerns--the slave trade, Christian missions, colonialism, land alienation and nationalism--is presented through this personalized account of a Malawi village from 1859 to the present.

Overview

An insider's view of African historians' principal concerns--the slave trade, Christian missions, colonialism, land alienation and nationalism--is presented through this personalized account of a Malawi village from 1859 to the present.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521389099
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
09/28/1989
Edition description:
REPRINT
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.63(d)

Table of Contents

List of figures; List of maps; Preface; Part I. The Mang'anja Village: 1. 1859–1863: one of the neatest we have ever seen; Part II. The Lomwe Village: 2. 1901–1915: this place is wonderful; 3. 1915–1945: my children's market is the graveyard; 4. 1945–1985: John Chilembwe will make everything shine; Sources; Index.

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