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Imperial reckoning : the untold story of the end of empire in Kenya

Reveals how the British colonial government detained more than one million members of Kenya's largest ethnic minority in prisons and work camps where many met their deaths as a result of a British attempt to stop the Mau Mau uprising.

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  • "Reveals how the British colonial government detained more than one million members of Kenya's largest ethnic minority in prisons and work camps where many met their deaths as a result of a British attempt to stop the Mau Mau uprising."@en
  • "Reveals how the British colonial government detained more than one million members of Kenya's largest ethnic minority in prisons and work camps where many met their deaths as a result of a British attempt to stop the Mau Mau uprising."
  • "Thousands of Kenyans fought alongside the British in World War II, but just a few years after the defeat of Hitler, the British colonial government detained nearly the entire population of Kenya's largest ethnic minority, the Kikuyu--some one and a half million people. The story of the system of prisons and work camps where thousands met their deaths has remained largely untold, because of a determined effort by the British to destroy all official records of their attempts to stop the Mau Mau uprising, the Kikuyu people's ultimately successful bid for Kenyan independence--Publisher."@en
  • "Thousands of Kenyans fought alongside the British in World War II, but just a few years after the defeat of Hitler, the British colonial government detained nearly the entire population of Kenya's largest ethnic minority, the Kikuyu--some one and a half million people. The story of the system of prisons and work camps where thousands met their deaths has remained largely untold, because of a determined effort by the British to destroy all official records of their attempts to stop the Mau Mau uprising, the Kikuyu people's ultimately successful bid for Kenyan independence--Publisher."

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  • "Imperial reckoning the untold story of Britain's gulag in Kenya"
  • "Imperial reckoning the untold story of Britain's Gulag in Kenya"
  • "Imperial reckoning : the untold story of the end of empire in Kenya"
  • "Imperial reckoning : the untold story of the end of empire in Kenya"@en
  • "Imperial reckoning : the untold story of Britain's Gulag in Kenya"
  • "Imperial reckoning : the untold story of Britain's Gulag in Kenya"@en
  • "Imperial reckoning : the untold story of Britain's gulag in Kenya"