A Modern History of Tanganyika

A Modern History of Tanganyika

by John Iliffe
     
 

A comprehensive and fully-documented history of Tanganyika (mainland Tanzania) from 1800 to 1961, concentrating especially on the colonial period. Brings together research which scholars of many nationalities have carried out over the last 20 years. See more details below

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A comprehensive and fully-documented history of Tanganyika (mainland Tanzania) from 1800 to 1961, concentrating especially on the colonial period. Brings together research which scholars of many nationalities have carried out over the last 20 years.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521220248
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
05/10/1979
Series:
African Studies
Pages:
636
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x (d)

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Table of Contents

List of maps and tables; Preface; Acknowledgements; Terminology; Abbreviations; 1. Intentions; 2. Tanganyika in 1800; 3. The nineteenth century; 4. The German conquest; 5. Colonial economy and ecological crisis, 1890–1914; 6. The Maji Maji rebellion, 1905–7; 7. Religious and cultural change before 1914; 8. Fortunes of war; 9. The origins of rural capitalism; 10. The creation of tribes; 11. The crisis of colonial society, 1929–45; 12. Townsmen and workers; 13. The African Association, 1929–48; 14. The new colonialism; 15. The new politics, 1945–55; 16. The nationalist victory, 1955–61; Bibliography; Index.

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