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Author Des Forges, Alison Liebhafsky.
Title Defeat is the only bad news : Rwanda under Musinga, 1896 -1931 / Alison Liebhafsky Des Forges ; edited by David Newbury.
Imprint Madison : University of Wisconsin Press, [2011]
©2011

Author Des Forges, Alison Liebhafsky.
Series Africa and the diaspora : history, politics, culture
Africa and the diaspora.
Subject Yuhi V Musinga, Mwami of Rwanda, 1883-1944.
Rwanda -- History -- To 1962.
Rwanda -- Politics and government -- To 1962.
Rwanda -- Relations -- Europe.
Europe -- Relations -- Rwanda.
Alt Name Newbury, David S.
Description 1 online resource (xxxviii, 306 pages) : illustrations, maps.
polychrome rdacc
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Machine generated contents note: 1. Tumultuous Transition: The Accession of Musinga -- 2. Catholic Church, the German Administration, and the Nyiginya Court -- 3. Missionaries, the Court, and the Local Community, 1904 -- 1910 -- 4. Musinga's Coming of Age, 1905 -- 1913 -- 5. Extending Court Power, 1905 -- 1913: The Conquest of the Northern Regions -- 6. New Europeans, New Court Tactics, 1913 -- 1919: The Arrival of the Belgians -- 7. Alliances That Bind -- and Divide, 1919 -- 1922: Belgian Rule and the Court -- 8. Divide and Rule, 1922 -- 1925: Emerging Factions at the Court -- 9. Rationalization of Power, 1925 -- 1931: The Deposition of Musinga.
Note English.
Print version record.
ISBN 9780299281434 (electronic bk.)
0299281434 (electronic bk.)
9780299281441
0299281442
OCLC # 719387791
Additional Format Print version: Des Forges, Alison Liebhafsky. Defeat is the only bad news. Madison : University of Wisconsin Press, ©2011 9780299281441 (DLC) 2010038905 (OCoLC)666573525


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