Microfilm copy of a detailed ts study (280pp) of the use of native labour in East Africa, 1914 - 1918, and its relation to the history of Kenya. The increasing reliance on the Carrier Corps as the campaign progressed is demonstrated, while the subjects of pay, recruitment, repatriation, food and medicine, working conditions and the use of Christian mission companies are full explored. The effects of the levy on post-war Kenyan politics are also examined.
This microfilm reel is labelled as a duplicate negative reading copy
Military conflict took place during every year of the 20th Century. There were only short periods of time that the world was free of war. The total number of deaths caused by war during the 20th Century has been estimated at 187 million and is probably higher.