WHAT HAPPENED IN BRITISH GUIANA (a broadcast by Sir Alfred…

WHAT HAPPENED IN BRITISH GUIANA (a broadcast by Sir Alfred Savage, Governor of British Guiana, on 9th October, 1953)

Trinidad: Government Printing Office, 1953. 21.5 x 17 cm, a single sheet printed on thin green paper folded to make four pages. Folded once horizontally, small white spot on first page, VG otherwise. Sir Alfred was Colonial Governor of the colony 1953-55. "On 9 October 1953 he dismissed the democratically elected government of Dr. Cheddi Jagan, established an interim government and called in British troops, citing concerns about Communist influence. This took place just months after Jagan took office in 1953." - Wikipedia. At the time Chaggi was a Marxist-Leninist. The USA and the CIA thus got upset causing Jaggi to resign from office after 133 days. He is today regarded as the father of the nation of Guyana. An important document in the history of Guyana. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

Condition: Binding: Softcover

Book ID: 46620
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