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This readable book deserves attention both from Kenya's political historians and from the growing company of scholars exploring the problematic origins of conservationism. --Derek R. Peterson in JOURNAL OF AFRICAN HISTORYThe protracted struggle for control over African wildlife parallels the ongoing struggle over land, which has been far more thoroughly chronicled. This exciting, accessible and challenging book is a timely addition to the literature. ...Kenya today is rife with talk of who 'owns' wildlife and who has the right to manage and hunt it (let alone shoot poachers), within a broader context of debates over national heritage and the future of national parks. This book is essential reading for anyone who wishes to enter the fray, by first arming themselves with the historical facts. --Lotte Hughes in AFRICAN AFFAIRS --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
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