Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 March 2017

240 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9781526106810

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The souls of white folk

White settlers in Kenya, 1900s-1920s

Brett L. Shadle

Published by Manchester University Press

Studies in Imperialism MUP

  • Recent scholarly works and a lawsuit in Britain pertaining to the Mau Mau rebellion suggest a broad audience for work on colonial Kenya
  • The work contributes to the burgeoning literature on 'whiteness studies,' and expands the literature beyond its focus on the US and Europe
  • There is a steady stream of successful popular works on Kenya's white settlers. This book tackles the subject from a different perspective