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Kariakor

the carrier corps : the story of the military labour forces in the conquest of German East Africa, 1914 to 1918

by Geoffrey Hodges

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Published by Nairobi University Press in Nairobi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.,
  • Africa, East.
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain. Army. East African Force. Carrier Corps -- History.,
    • World War, 1914-1918 -- Regimental histories -- Great Britain.,
    • World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- Africa, East.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [221]-236) and index.

      StatementGeoffrey Hodges.
      ContributionsGriffin, Roy.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD547.C33 H64 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 245 p. :
      Number of Pages245
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL146797M
      ISBN 109966846441
      LC Control Number99894157

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      M.G. Vassanji was born in East Africa, and like many East African Indians of his generation, he emigrated to the West and made a life for himself there. But Africa remained his primal home – the land whose colours and smells most beckoned to him, the land in which his family roots went deepest. In And Home Was Kariakoo he travels to this homeland to draw a vivid portrait of East Africa today. Preserve Kariokor War Cemetery. This petition had 27 supporters. Rudyard Kipling, the poet, writer of the classic JUNGLE BOOK and father to a ‘lost in Action’ W.W. (I) soldier, was tasked, as literary advisor, with advising on inscriptions with the Commonwealth War Graves Commission. Of the Carrier Corps, he said ’The carriers were.


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