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Cecil Rhodes

Business, Politician, Philanthropist (5-Jul-1853 — 26-Mar-1902)


Stuart Cloete. African Portraits: Paul Kruger, Lobengula, Cecil Rhodes. London: Collins. 1946. 480pp.

Arthur Keppel-Jones. Rhodes and Rhodesia: The White Conquest of Zimbabwe, 1884-1902. McGill-Queen's University Press. 1983. 674pp.

Robert I. Rotberg; with Miles F. Shore. The Founder: Cecil Rhodes and the Pursuit of Power. Oxford University Press. 1988. 800pp.


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  6. 20th Century Culture: A Biographical Companion (p.640)

  7. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.1234)

  8. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.867)

  9. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.420)

  10. Concise Biographical Dictionary of Famous Men and Women (p.565)

  11. Who's Who in Modern History, 1860-1980 (p.274)

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