Asian Studies in Africa

Goans of British East Africa, 1865 - 1980

Author(s)/Editor(s): 
Selma Carvalho
Publisher: 
Troubador UK
Published: 
2014
ISBN: 
978-1-78306-488-5
Price(s): 
£10
Description: 

The migration, settlement and displacement of Goans in British East Africa. A history, spanning over a century, which is quite unique and distinct from the larger Indian settlement. Examining the colonial relationship, the partnership in the process of nation building, their role as pioneer entrepreneurs and later as the back-bone of the British administration. The outcome of a three year old histories project funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund, UK.

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