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Work, culture, and identity : migrant laborers in Mozambique and South Africa, c. 1860-1910

Author: Patrick Harries
Publisher: Portsmouth, N.H. : Heinemann, 1997.
Series: Social history of Africa
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd printView all editions and formats
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From 1860 to 1910, Mozambican workers travelled to the sugar plantations, diamond fields and gold mines of South Africa. Through their encounter with other blacks, a new and dynamic culture emerged.  Read more...

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Title: Work, culture, and identity : migrant laborers in Mozambique and South Africa, c. 1860-1910 /
Database Name: WorldCat
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick Harries
ISBN: 0435080946; 9780435080945; 043508092X; 9780435080921; 0852556136; 9780852556139; 0852556632; 9780852556634; 1868142531; 9781868142538
Notes: Bibliography: Met bibliogr.
Description: XXIII, 305 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: Patrick Harries.
Genre/Form: History.
Year: 1997.
Publisher: Portsmouth, N.H. : Heinemann,
Class Descriptors: LC Class No.: HD5856.S6; Dewey No.: 331.54/4/0968
Series: Social history of Africa
OCLC No.: 898901096
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'Harries provides a rich and remarkable analysis of the complex ways immigrants represented and imagined the social order that was being built, through their own language and categories. ... Read more...

 
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