Africa's 'agitators': Militant Anti-colonialism in Africa and the West, 1918-1939

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Hurst, 2008 - Africa - 483 pages
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Recounts the opposition to British and French rule practised both by Africans living on the continent and by European anticolonialists and members of the Black Diaspora. This book covers campaigns waged by an early incarnation of the ANC and other groups in South Africa who fought against legal and other aspects of white minority rule.

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'This is an impressive and scholarly synthesis of a huge amount of historical data that succeeds in presenting a strong narrative of African agitation against colonial rule at the height of European ... Read full review


Empire and antiEmpire
Challenging Triumphant Empires 191825
the Negro Question

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Jonathan Derrick is a freelance editor and scholar who earned a degree in history from Magdalen College, University of Oxford, and for twenty years served on the editorial staff of West Africa Magazine.

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