Buganda in modern history by D. A. Low

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .

Written in English

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  • Buganda -- Politics and government

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Includes bibliographical references.

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Statement[by] D. A. Low.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDT434.B8 L69 1971b
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 265 p.
Number of Pages265
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5444298M
ISBN 100520016408
LC Control Number73100019
OCLC/WorldCa146026

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The region occupied by the Baganda at the [ ]. Buganda was one of several small principalities founded by Bantu-speaking peoples in what is now Uganda.

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Beginning inthe area was ruled as a protectorate by the UK, which established administrative law.

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