Chagos Islanders in Mauritius and the UK: Forced displacement and onward mi…
The Chagos islanders were forcibly uprooted from the Chagos Archipelago in the Indian Ocean between 1965 and 1973. This is the first book to compare the experiences of displaced Chagos islanders in Mauritius with the experiences of those Chagossians who have moved to the UK since 2002. It provides a unique ethnographic comparative study of forced displacement and onward migration within the living memory of one community.
Based on in-depth ethnographic fieldwork in Mauritius and Crawley (West…
ISBN 10 : 9781409482178
ISBN 13 : 1409482170
It was during the course of the eighteenth century that Britain's status as a major maritime and commercial power was forged, shaping the political, economic and military policies ..
ISBN 10 : 0199567638
ISBN 13 : 9780199567638
ISBN 10 : 9781317400400
ISBN 13 : 1317400402
First published in 1996, this comprehensive guide to the history of Britain and its peoples will be indispensable reading for the general enthusiast, as well as students. It is pac..