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STATE OF EMERGENCY - The Full Story of Mau Mau by  Fred Majdalany - First Edition - 1962 - from W. Fraser Sandercombe (SKU: 212843)

STATE OF EMERGENCY - The Full Story of Mau Mau

STATE OF EMERGENCY - The Full Story of Mau Mau by  Fred Majdalany - First Edition - 1962 - from W. Fraser Sandercombe (SKU: 212843)

STATE OF EMERGENCY - The Full Story of Mau Mau

by Majdalany, Fred

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  • Hardcover
  • First
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About This Item

London: Longmans Canada - A Windjammer Book, 1962. (xvi) 239 pp. Black boards lettered in gilt on the spine; illustrated with black and white plates and maps. Edge and corner wear on the dustjacket; price clipped; no interior markings. The Chapters are: PART ONE: A TRAGEDY OF CIRCUMSTANCE AND EVOLUTION: The Land; Birth of a Country; Adolescence of a Country; Attitudes; Rebirth of a Tribe; Nationalist without a Nation; Storm Clouds; The Plan; and Collision Course. PART TWO: A KIND OF WAR: An Expressionless Stare; Murder at Suppertime; Jolly Them All Along; Massacre at Lari; The Tide Turns; The Forest; Peace Talks Fail; and The Decisive Stoke; followed by an epilogue, a note on sources and an index.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

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Bookseller
W. Fraser Sandercombe CA (CA)
Bookseller Inventory #
212843
Title
STATE OF EMERGENCY - The Full Story of Mau Mau
Author
Majdalany, Fred
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Longmans Canada - A Windjammer Book
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1962
Keywords
mau mau; kenya; african bush; terrorism; racism; freedom; kikuyu; tribe; bantu; jomo kenyatta; black lives matter; africana;
Bookseller catalogs
History - Africa;
Size
8vo

Terms of Sale

W. Fraser Sandercombe

Credit card orders may be made directly or either through Paypal or through Biblio.com. Personal cheques or International (outside Canada) money orders made payable to W. Fraser Sandercombe. Within Canada, e-mail money transfers work out just fine. All prices are in U.S. dollars. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may (on rare occasions) contact you to let you know extra shipping is required. Books are usually mailed within two business days of receiving payment. If you decide, for any reason, you don\'t want the book after all, you may contact us within one week and we\'ll arrange a return. Drop-ships are welcomed but no refunds can be given on a book sent to a third party.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe

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About W. Fraser Sandercombe

We are primarily an Internet-only bookstore, selling on-line through Biblio.com and various other sites for the lasttwenty years; our shop can, however, be visited by appointment - and local people are encouraged to call. We specialise in First Editions and collectible books (and usually have around 500 signed editions in stock at any given moment) ranging through most of the genres: Fantasy; Horror; Science Fiction; Mysteries; and a good selection of Literature; Historical Adventure; History; Outdoors; True Crime; and Assorted Non-fiction. We stock roughly 9000 books and add to our catalogues regularly.

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