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Politics in Kenya.

Politics in Kenya.

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Published by Centre of African Studies, Edinburgh University in [Edinburgh] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kenya,
  • Kenya.
    • Subjects:
    • Political culture -- Kenya.,
    • Kenya -- Politics and government.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesOccasional papers / Centre of African Studies, Edinburgh University ;, no. 37, Occasional papers (University of Edinburgh, Centre of African Studies) ;, no 37.
      ContributionsLonsdale, John., Kihoro, Wanyiri.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJQ2947.A91 P65 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination19, 17 p. ;
      Number of Pages19
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1195796M
      LC Control Number94188028
      OCLC/WorldCa28965645

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      politics and nationalism in colonial kenya, proceedings of the conference of the historical association of kenya--hadith 4, ed. bethwell ogot, east african pub. House, , p, trade pb, bumped/scuffed covers, tanning text, inked underlining but legible, solid binding essays In the Kenya highlands, the existence of farming and domestic herds can be dated to c BC Trade between the Kenya coast and Arabia was brisk by AD Arabs settled on the coast during medieval times, and they soon established several autonomous city-states (including Mombasa, Malindi, and Pate).

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Centre of African Studies, Edinburgh University, - Kenya - 17 pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. Section 1. Section 2. Section 3. The Structural Development of Kenya's Political Economy - Volume 37 Issue 1 - Frank W.

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