The Resource Kenya : promised land?, Geoff Sayer

Kenya : promised land?, Geoff Sayer

Label
Kenya : promised land?
Title
Kenya
Title remainder
promised land?
Statement of responsibility
Geoff Sayer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Geoff Sayer contrasts the conspicuous wealth of the Kenyan ruling elite with the destitution of the many, who have survived almost entirely on their own resources. This profile of the country is ideal for visitors intent on greater understanding
Member of
Action
committed to retain for EAST
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sayer, Geoff
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
DT433.58
LC item number
.S29 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Politics and political science
  • Sociology
  • Agriculture, plant and veterinary sciences
  • Landeskunde
  • Economic history
  • Social conditions
  • Kenya
  • Kenya
  • Kenya
  • Kenya
  • Kenia
  • Kenya
Label
Kenya : promised land?, Geoff Sayer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 68)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • A land of contrasts -- The Great Rift -- The bones of our ancestors -- Waterfront to the world -- Commerce and conquest -- The Uganda Railway -- Kenya Colony -- Independence and after -- Kenya at the crossroads -- Tea
  • and tourism -- coffee and carnations -- Smallholders and agribusiness -- Pastoralism or 'progress'? -- Land and poverty -- Land and conflict -- Health and education -- at a
  • price -- City in the sky -- Tales of city life -- Culture old and new -- The impact of tourism -- The promise of prosperity -- Oxfam in Kenya
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
72 p.
Isbn
9780855983826
Lccn
2001369991
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)40245884
  • (OCoLC)ocm40245884
Label
Kenya : promised land?, Geoff Sayer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 68)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • A land of contrasts -- The Great Rift -- The bones of our ancestors -- Waterfront to the world -- Commerce and conquest -- The Uganda Railway -- Kenya Colony -- Independence and after -- Kenya at the crossroads -- Tea
  • and tourism -- coffee and carnations -- Smallholders and agribusiness -- Pastoralism or 'progress'? -- Land and poverty -- Land and conflict -- Health and education -- at a
  • price -- City in the sky -- Tales of city life -- Culture old and new -- The impact of tourism -- The promise of prosperity -- Oxfam in Kenya
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
72 p.
Isbn
9780855983826
Lccn
2001369991
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)40245884
  • (OCoLC)ocm40245884

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