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David Griffiths and the Missionary History of Madagascar (Studies in Christian Mission #41)

Gwyn Campbell

Hardcover

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Description

This book reveals the hitherto hidden history of inter-missionary dispute that split the first LMS mission to Madagascar. Focussing on David Griffiths, whose pivotal role was concealed by the LMS, it suggests that Welsh-English rivalry moulded the mission's destiny.

Brill, 9789004209800, 1204pp.

Publication Date: April 3, 2012



About the Author

Gwyn Campbell is a Canada Research Chair, and Director of the Indian Ocean World Centre, at McGill University. He has published extensively on Africa and the Indian Ocean world, including An Economic History of Imperial Madagascar, 1750-1895 (Cambridge, 2005).