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Cambridge Imperial and Post-Colonial Studies Series

Copper Empire

Mining and the Colonial State in Northern Rhodesia, c.1930-64

Authors: Butler, Larry

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This is a study of the evolving relationship between the British colonial state and the copper mining industry in Northern Rhodesia, from the early stages of development to decolonization, encompassing depression, wartime mobilization and fundamental changes in the nature and context of colonial rule.

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LARRY BUTLER was educated at the Polytechnic of North London and King's College London, UK. He has taught at the University of East Anglia since 2002. Among his previous publications are Industrialisation and the British Colonial State: West Africa, 1939-1951 and Britain and Empire: Adjusting to a Post-Imperial World

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'A valuable contribution to the historiography of business in central Africa, particularly during the period of decolonisation.'

Andrew Cohen, The Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History


Table of contents (10 chapters)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Copper Empire
Book Subtitle
Mining and the Colonial State in Northern Rhodesia, c.1930-64
Authors
Series Title
Cambridge Imperial and Post-Colonial Studies Series
Copyright
2007
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-58976-6
DOI
10.1057/9780230589766
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-55526-6
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-36413-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 426
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