In this book, William Kelleher Storey shows that guns and discussions about guns during the 17th, 18th, and 19th centuries were fundamentally important to the establishment of racial discrimination in South Africa Relying mainly on materials held in archives and libraries in Britain and South Africa, Storey explains the workings of the gun trade and the technological development of the firearms He relates the history of firearms to ecological, political, and social changes, showing that there is a close relationship between technology and politics in South Africa....
|Title||:||Guns, Race, and Power in Colonial South Africa (African Studies)|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press Reissue edition March 29, 2012|
|Number of Pages||:||398 pages|
|File Size||:||583 KB|
|Status||:||Available For Download|
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Guns, Race, and Power in Colonial South Africa (African Studies) Reviews
Excellent read. Required for a graduate history course, but reading has helped with a number of other projects and papers I have been working on.