Book Reviews

Ivory Power: Power and Poaching in Africa, by Keith Somerville, The Common Reader, Issue 40 (11 August 2007).


Cartography and the Political Imagination: Mapping Community in Colonial Kenya, by Julie MacArthur, International Journal of African Historical Studies, v. 49, n. 3 (2016), pp. 472-3.


African Police and Soldiers in Colonial Zimbabwe, 1923-80, by Timothy Stapleton, Journal of Military History, v. 76, n. 2 (2012), pp. 591-2.


Defeating Mau Mau, Creating Kenya: Counterinsurgency, Civil War, and Decolonization, by Daniel Branch, Journal of African History, v.51, n. 3 (November 2010).


Youth, Nationalism, and the Guinean Revolution, by Jay Straker, American Historical Review, v. 115, n. 2 (2010), p. 644.


The Dar Mutiny of 1964, by Tony Laurence, Journal of African History, v. 49, n. 2 (June 2008), pp. 511-2.


Imperial Reckoning: The Untold Story of Britain's Gulag in Kenya, by Caroline Elkins & Histories of the Hanged: the Dirty War in Kenya and the End of Empire, by David Anderson, American Historical Review, v. 110, n. 4(2005).


The Forgotten Front: The East African Campaign 1914-1918, by Ross Anderson, African Studies Review, v. 49, n. 1 (2005), pp. 177-8.


Education and Independence: Education in South Africa, 1658-1988, by Simphiwe Hlatshwayo. History of Education Quarterly, v. 42, n. 3 (2002), p. 432.


African Military History and Politics: Coups and Ideological Incursions, 1900 – Present, by A. B. Assensoh and Yvette M. Alex-Assensoh, International Journal of African Historical Studies, v. 35, n. 1 (2002), p. 202.


The Chiwaya War: Malawians and the First World War, by Melvin Page, Journal of African History, v. 43, n. 1 (2002), pp. 163-4.


Good Citizens: British Missionaries and Imperial States, 1870-1918, by James G. Greenlee and Charles M. Johnston, Journal of Canadian History, v. 35, n. 3 (December 2000), pp. 618-9.


Botswana 1939-1945: An African Country at War, by Ashley Jackson, Journal of African History, v. 41, n. 2 (2000), pp. 333-334.


Tales from the King's African Rifles, by John Nunneley, African Affairs, v. 98, n. 393 (October 1999), pp. 599-600.

Timothy H. Parsons - Professor of African History - Washington University in St. Louis