Title MURDER AND POLITICS IN COLONIAL GHANA
Book Condition Fine in an illustrated dust jacket. Jacket illustration an Akyem Abuakwa terracotta head. 209 pages, eight b&w illustrations, two maps, select bibliography, and an index.
Edition First edition.
Publisher New Haven & London: Yale University Press, 1993.
0300055048 / 9780300055047
Seller ID 5023.00
In 1943 a ritual religious killing was committed in a large African kingdom in the south of Ghana, which was then a colony of Great Britain. This account tells the story of the murder, the trials, and the appeals of those accused of the crime.
Africa. True Crime. Law. English History.