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Published: 11 June 2018

552 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190694562

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True to Their Salt

Indigenous Personnel in Western Armed Forces

Robert Johnson

  • Expansive study of colonial and post-colonial indigenous forces through case studies
  • Illustrates how the recruitment of local forces was a lasting effect of European colonialism
  • Offers new insights on contemporary military conflicts