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The Resource Lord Leverhulme's ghosts : colonial exploitation in the Congo, Jules Marchal ; translated by Martin Thom ; introduced by Adam Hochschild

Lord Leverhulme's ghosts : colonial exploitation in the Congo, Jules Marchal ; translated by Martin Thom ; introduced by Adam Hochschild

Label
Lord Leverhulme's ghosts : colonial exploitation in the Congo
Title
Lord Leverhulme's ghosts
Title remainder
colonial exploitation in the Congo
Statement of responsibility
Jules Marchal ; translated by Martin Thom ; introduced by Adam Hochschild
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1924-2003
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Marchal, Jules
Index
index present
LC call number
HD4875.C74
LC item number
M3713 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Thom, Martin
  • Hochschild, Adam
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Leverhulme, William Hesketh Lever
  • Leverhulme, William Hesketh Lever
  • Forced labor
  • Rubber industry and trade
  • Congo (Democratic Republic)
  • Human rights
  • Great Britain
  • Congo (Democratic Republic)
  • Congo (Democratic Republic)
  • Dwangarbeid
  • Koloniaal bestuur
  • Kongo (Kinshasa)
  • Kongo <Demokratische Republik>
Label
Lord Leverhulme's ghosts : colonial exploitation in the Congo, Jules Marchal ; translated by Martin Thom ; introduced by Adam Hochschild
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This English-language edition is an abridgement of the original French text"--P. [xxiv]
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [225]-238) and index
Contents
Introduction / Adam Hochschild -- The early years (1911-1922) -- The Lejeune report (1923) -- The establishment of a monopoly in the circles (1924-1926) -- In Barumbu circle (1917-1930) -- In the Basongo and Lusango circles (1923-1930) -- The Portuguese of Bumba against the HCB, act two (1928-1930) -- The compagnie du kasai proves to be worse than the HCB (1927-1930) -- Pierre Ryckmans' report on Lusanga (1931) -- The revolt of the Pende (1931) -- The Lusanga HCB transformed into a "model employer" (1931-1932) -- Coercion and consolidated monopolies (1933-1935) -- The years between 1935 and 1939 -- The apogee of forced labour during the war (1940-1945)
Control code
181140186
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxii, 244 p.
Isbn
9781844672394
Lccn
2008299704
System control number
(OCoLC)181140186
Label
Lord Leverhulme's ghosts : colonial exploitation in the Congo, Jules Marchal ; translated by Martin Thom ; introduced by Adam Hochschild
Publication
Note
"This English-language edition is an abridgement of the original French text"--P. [xxiv]
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [225]-238) and index
Contents
Introduction / Adam Hochschild -- The early years (1911-1922) -- The Lejeune report (1923) -- The establishment of a monopoly in the circles (1924-1926) -- In Barumbu circle (1917-1930) -- In the Basongo and Lusango circles (1923-1930) -- The Portuguese of Bumba against the HCB, act two (1928-1930) -- The compagnie du kasai proves to be worse than the HCB (1927-1930) -- Pierre Ryckmans' report on Lusanga (1931) -- The revolt of the Pende (1931) -- The Lusanga HCB transformed into a "model employer" (1931-1932) -- Coercion and consolidated monopolies (1933-1935) -- The years between 1935 and 1939 -- The apogee of forced labour during the war (1940-1945)
Control code
181140186
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxii, 244 p.
Isbn
9781844672394
Lccn
2008299704
System control number
(OCoLC)181140186

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