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Basotho and the Mines : a Social History of Labour Migrancy in Lesotho and South Africa, c1890-1940

Basotho and the Mines : a Social History of Labour Migrancy in Lesotho and South Africa, c1890-1940. Eddy Maloka. Dakar, CODESRIA, 2004 ; Xii+260 p., ISBN 2-86978-128-8

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Prelim

Prelim

Introduction

Introduction
(1-24)

Part I: Migrants and Migrancy

Chapter 1: From Diamonds to Gold, c.1890–1930s
(25-66)
Chapter 2: Deepening Dependency
(67-89)
Chapter 3: The Journey to the Mines
(90-113)

Part II: Compounds as Home and Grave

Chapter 4: ‘Desecrating the Sabbath’? Leisure in the Compounds
(114-144)
Chapter 5: Missionaries, Converts and Miners
(145-178)
Chapter 6: Death, Dying and Mourning
(179-207)

Part III: Migrancy and Basotho Society

Chapter 7: Beershops and Brothels
(208-233)
Conclusion
(234-240)
Bibliography
(241-259)
June 15 2004



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