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Ms Hilary Palmer

Honorary Associate Research Fellow.

My area of research is nineteenth century Mozambique relating to the explorations of the British Consul there 1879 - 1889, Henry Edward O'Neill. I have had several articles published on this topic and in summer 2015 my book 'Northern Mozambique in the Nineteenth Century: the Travels and Explorations of Henry Edward O'Neill' will be published by Brill Academic publishers. The book was co-authored with Malyn Newitt.

Research interests

Politics and History of colonial Africa and African Development.

The life and works of Henry Edward O'Neill, British Consul at Mozambique, 1879-1889.


Senior Tutor, Politics Dept; Undergraduate Tutor.

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