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The Routledge companion to decolonization / Dietmar Rothermund
Bib ID 3920133
Format BookBook
Author
Rothermund, Dietmar, 1933-
 
Description London ; New York: Routledge, 2006 
xii, 365 p. : maps ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 9780415356329
0415356326
Series

Routledge companions to history.

Full contents
  • Pt. I. Chronology, background, historiography
  • Pt. II. Themes
  • The context of decolonization
  • The end of colonial empires in Asia
  • The Arab world : from the Fertile Crescent to the Sahara
  • The 'wind of change' in black Africa
  • White settlers in Africa : resistance to decolonization
  • India labour and the sugar colonies : Mauritius, Guyana and Fiji
  • The commonwealth Caribbean : from exploitation to dependency
  • A diehard empire : Portugal in Asia and Africa
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 325-354) and index.

Subjects History, Modern -- 1945-1989 -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.  |  Decolonization -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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