Publisher: I. B. Tauris (May 15, 1997)
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John Smith grew to become a veterinary general practitioner and his expert occupation mostly happened in Northern Rhodesia, the place he confirmed the colony's major agricultural learn station at Mazabuka, and have become head of the veterinary provider. He observed the tip of corporation rule and the institution of the crown colony in 1923 and served within the Legislative and government Councils. This publication is Smith's account of inter-war lifestyles in a crown colony. Social existence revolved round the membership, and inflexible type differences governed kinfolk among officers, specialist humans and planters. outdoors this circle have been artisans and miners, a few from South Africa, and some distinct chiefs, who stood out opposed to the mass of the African inhabitants who shaped the immense backdrop. those diaries and letters supply a portrait of a close-knit colonial society.