1st Edition

The Chiwaya War
Malawians In The First World War




ISBN 9780367290849
Published September 13, 2019 by Routledge
296 Pages

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Book Description

This book focuses on the great War's effect on Africa in general and Malawi in particular. It describes the outbreak of the war, the recruitment of soldiers, the drafting of porters, the conditions of military life, the conditions on the home front, and the war's end.

Table of Contents

Preface -- The Great Conflagration -- A War of Thangata -- The Machona Cohorts -- The Hungry War -- A Time of Fire -- Not A Complete Peace -- A Shame to People's Souls -- Fighting for the World -- On Sources and Method

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Melvin E. Page