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Author Kynoch
Title We Are Fighting the World : A Histor
Imprint Athens, OH : Ohio University Press, 2005
©2005
book jacket
Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (182 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series New African Histories Ser
New African Histories Ser
Note Intro -- Halftitle Page -- About the Author -- Title Page -- Copyright -- Contents -- Image -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Abbreviations -- Image 2 -- Chapter 1 Urban Violence in South Africa -- Chapter 2 The Anatomy of the Marashea -- Chapter 3 Making a Living: Survival in South Africa -- Chapter 4 Urban Battlegrounds -- Chapter 5 Marashea on the Mines: The Expansion Era -- Chapter 6 Vigilantism, "Political" Violence, and the End of Apartheid -- Epilogue The Future of the Marashea -- Appendix Marashea Interview List -- Notes -- Glossary -- Bibliography -- Index
Since the late 1940s, a violent African criminal society known as the Marashea has operated in and around South Africa's gold mining areas
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Kynoch We Are Fighting the World : A Histor Athens, OH : Ohio University Press,c2005 9780821416150
Subject Gangs -- South Africa -- History.;Violence -- South Africa -- History
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