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The Birth of a Dilemma: the Conquest and Settlement of Rhodesia
The Birth of a Dilemma: the Conquest and Settlement of Rhodesia
By Philip Mason
Oxford University Press (for the Institute of Race Relations), 1958, 366 pp

This judicious history of the conquest and settlement of Rhodesia is designed to throw light on today's problems of a multi-racial society by relating and carefully appraising the contacts of white and Negro from their beginnings. A valuable contribution and remarkably objective.