Friday 18 February 2005 from 1245 - 1400
The Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies would like to invite you to attend a Military History Circle on the subject of 'Histories of the Hanged: Britain's Dirty War in Kenya and the End of Empire' by David Anderson, Lecturer in African Studies and Research Fellow, St Antony's College, Oxford; and Author of 'Histories of the Hanged: Britain's Dirty War in Kenya and the End of Empire'.
This book tells for the first time the story of
David Anderson provides a full and convincing account of a war in which all sides behaved badly: The violence and excess of the British can no more be excused than can the atrocities of the rebels, who would later be heralded as nationalist heroes. His book contains the information the press, public and politicians need to decide for themselves about an important aspect of
The book will be available to purchase at the event at a cost of £20.
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Tel: +44 (020) 7747 2640.