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Published: 02 January 2003

348 Pages | 10 maps, 4 figs, 1 table


ISBN: 9780199257812

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Chieftaincy and Over-rule in Asia, Africa, and the Pacific

Colin Newbury

  • Wide-ranging comparative study of imperial power
  • Examines the fate of indigenous leaders under colonial rule and the consequences for independence