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Author Boyes, John, 1874-

Title John Boyes, king of the Wa-Kikuyu : a true story of travel and adventure in Africa, written by himself; edited by C.W.L. Bulpett
Edition 1st ed., new impression
Published London, Cass, 1968
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 320 pages) 12 plates, illustrations, map, portrait
Series Cass library of African studies. General studies, no. 55
Cass library of African studies. General studies ; no. 55
Contents Ch. 1. Early youth ... -- ch. 2. I work my way up-country to Matabeleland ... -- ch. 3. 1898 ... -- ch. 4. Government official tries to prevent me going into the Kikuyu country ... -- ch. 5. Am established in the country ... -- ch. 6. Determine to extend my operations into more remote districts of the Kikuyu country ... -- ch. 7. Back again in the Kikuyu country ... -- ch. 8. The Wanderobo ... -- ch. 9. My control over the whole country now complete ... ch. 10. Government send an expedition into my country to take over the administration ... -- ch. 11. Origin of the Kikuyu ..
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Subject Boyes, John, 1874-
Boyes, John, 1874-
Explorers -- Kenya -- Biography
Kikuyu (African people) -- Social life and customs
Explorers.
Kikuyu (African people) -- Social life and customs.
Travel.
Kenya -- Description and travel.
Kenya.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Form Electronic book
Author Bulpett, C. W. L., editor.
LC no. 68090066
ISBN 0203042131
041576064X
0714616389
1136249052
1136249125
1136249192
9780203042137
9780415760645
9780714616384
9781136249051
9781136249129
9781136249198