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Death, Christianity, and African Miners: Contesting Indirect Rule in the Zambian Copperbelt, 1935-1962*

@article{Kalusa2011DeathCA,
  title={Death, Christianity, and African Miners: Contesting Indirect Rule in the Zambian Copperbelt, 1935-1962*},
  author={W. T. Kalusa},
  journal={International Journal of African Historical Studies},
  year={2011},
  volume={44},
  pages={89-112}
}
  • W. T. Kalusa
  • Published 2011
  • History
  • International Journal of African Historical Studies
Introduction Early in 1956 Mukuka Nkoloso, a budding, mission-educated African nationalist, had a score to settle with the district commissioner of Ndola, the commercial and administrative hub of the colonial Zambian Copperbelt. Storming into the DC's office, the young nationalist demanded to know why the town's European foreman, acting under the orders of the district commissioner, had exhumed African skeletons and corpses from a cemetery near Kabushi Location and relocated them to the… Expand
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