'No matter how much or how little they’ve got, they can’t settle down': A social history of Europeans on the Zambian Copperbelt, 1926-1974
This thesis traces the social history of the European community on the Zambian Copperbelt from the onset of copper mining in 1926 to the mid-1970s when a dramatic slump in the price of copper generated severe economic difficulties. There has been almost no academic work on the Copperbelt's European community and, in this respect, this thesis fills an important gap. However, a focus on the European community has a wider significance than filling this gap.
Although the Copperbelt has ...Expand abstract
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