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The impact of the Second World War on Northern Rhodesia (Zambia), 1939-1953
(University of the Free State, 2015-11)
English: The thesis explores the impact of the Second World War on colonial Zambia. The situation faced by the British government during the hostilities required a collective effort to fight a total war against the Axis ...
Foreign capital, state and the development of secondary industry in Southern Rhodesia, 1939-1956
(University of the Free State, 2015-07)
English: This thesis is a detailed historical study that examines the nature and extent of foreign capital investment in Southern Rhodesia (modern-day Zimbabwe) between 1939 and 1956, with particular focus on the development ...
Colonial Zimbabwe's tobacco industry: global, regional and local relations, 1947-1979
(University of the Free State, 2018-11)
English: The tobacco industry’s centrality to colonial Zimbabwe’s economic and social history is beyond contestation. Scholars converge in acknowledging that tobacco’s profitability was the colony’s key driver of socio-economic ...