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Seychelles Since 1770: The History of a Slave and Post-Slavery Society

Author:
Scarr, Deryck

ISBN:
978 1 84904 841 5
Format:
Paperback
Pages:
256
List price(s):
14.99 GBP

Publication date:
1 January 2018

Short description: 

A comprehensive history of the Seychelles, this volume traces its periods of colonisation by France and Britain, the immobile years of the twentieth century, the granting of independence in 1976, and the social changes precipitated by tourism in the late-1990s.

Full description: 

A comprehensive history of the Seychelles, this volume traces its periods of colonisation by France and Britain, the immobile years of the twentieth century, the granting of independence in 1976, and the social changes precipitated by tourism in the late-1990s.

Biography: 

Deryck Scarr is Emeritus Fellow at the Australian National University's Institute of Advanced Studies.

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