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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
Index
index present
LC call number
HD4875.C74
LC item number
M3713 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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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