Auteur: Lunn, Joe
Titel: Memoirs of the Maelstrom
Sub titel: A Senegalese Oral History of the First World War
Between 1914 and 1918, the French recruited over 140,000 West Africans who fought on the Western front. Based on personal testimonies of war veterans and archival research, this book describes how the experience altered African soldiers' views of themselves, their societies, and the French.
1999, 288 pag., Euro 28,65
James Currey, Oxford, ISBN 852556381
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