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War of Words, War of Stones: Racial Thought and Violence in Colonial Zanzibar

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The Swahili coast of Africa is often described as a paragon of transnational culture and racial fluidity. Yet, during a brief period in the 1960s, Zanzibar became deeply divided along racial lines as intellectuals and activists, engaged in bitter debates about their nation's future, ignited a deadly conflict that spread across the island. War of Words, War of Stones ...more
Paperback, 414 pages
Published February 1st 2011 by Indiana University Press
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