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The Kenya Pioneers


Drawing on interviews, diaries and letters, "The Kenya Pioneers" tells the story of the European colonization of the Kenya Highlands in the early 20th century. The author tells how the first white man, John Boyes, penetrated Kikuyuland, how Herzl almost succeeded in founding an African Zion on the Uasin Gishu Plateau, and later how the Boer families trekked up to settle there. She describes Nairobi's growth from a tented camp, as tough, eccentric and courageous people gradually shaped it into a town, and the work of the ...

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The Kenya Pioneers
1991, Mandarin, London

ISBN-13: 9780749307424

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The Kenya Pioneers
1988, WW Norton & Co

ISBN-13: 9780393305326


The Kenya Pioneers
1988, W. W. Norton & Company, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780393022872

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Kenya Pioneers
1985, William Heinemann Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780434795024


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