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Author Osborn, Emily Lynn.

Title Our new husbands are here [electronic resource] : households, gender, and politics in a West African state from the slave trade to colonial rule / Emily Lynn Osborn.

Imprint Athens : Ohio University Press, 2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xii, 273 p. : ill.
Series New African histories series
New African histories series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : households, gender, and politics in West African history -- Origins : the founding of Baté, 1650/1750 -- Growth : warfare and exile, commerce and expansion, 1750/1850 -- Conflict : warfare and captivity, 1850/81 -- Occupation : Samori Touré and Baté, 1881/91 -- Conquest : warfare, marriage, and French statecraft -- Colonization : households and the French occupation -- Separate spheres? : colonialism in practice -- Conclusion : making states in the Milo River Valley, 1650/1910.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Samory, approximately 1830-1900.
Mandingo (African people) -- Guinea -- Kankan (Region) -- History.
Households -- Political aspects -- Guinea -- Kankan (Region)
Women -- Guinea -- Kankan (Region) -- Social conditions.
Kankan (Guinea : Region) -- History.
Kankan (Guinea : Region) -- Politics and government.
Guinea -- Colonization -- Social aspects.
France -- Colonies -- Africa -- Administration.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780821419830 (pb : alk. paper)
9780821443972 (e-book)

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