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The Resource The fate of Africa : from the hopes of freedom to the heart of despair : a history of fifty years of independence, Martin Meredith

The fate of Africa : from the hopes of freedom to the heart of despair : a history of fifty years of independence, Martin Meredith

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The fate of Africa : from the hopes of freedom to the heart of despair : a history of fifty years of independence
Title
The fate of Africa
Title remainder
from the hopes of freedom to the heart of despair : a history of fifty years of independence
Statement of responsibility
Martin Meredith
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Meredith, Martin
Dewey number
960.3/2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DT30.5
LC item number
.M455 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Africa
  • Africa
  • Africa
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The fate of Africa : from the hopes of freedom to the heart of despair : a history of fifty years of independence, Martin Meredith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [707]-734) and index
Contents
The Gold Coast experiment -- Revolt on the Nile -- Land of the setting sun -- L'Afrique Noire -- Winds of change -- Heart of darkness -- The white South -- The birth of nations -- The first dance of freedom -- Feet of clay -- A house divided -- Death of an emperor -- The coming of tyrants -- In search of Ujamaa -- The passing of the old guard -- The slippery slope -- The great plunderer -- White dominoes -- Red tears -- Fault lines -- The scourge of Aids -- The lost decade -- The struggle for democracy -- A time of triumph -- In the name of the prophet -- Black hawk down -- The graves are not yet full -- Where vultures fly -- Blood diamonds -- No condition is permanent -- The honour of living -- Black Gold -- A degree in violence -- Somewhere over the rainbow -- Out of Africa
Control code
ocm58791298
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vi, 752 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9781586482466
Lccn
2005047576
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
The fate of Africa : from the hopes of freedom to the heart of despair : a history of fifty years of independence, Martin Meredith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [707]-734) and index
Contents
The Gold Coast experiment -- Revolt on the Nile -- Land of the setting sun -- L'Afrique Noire -- Winds of change -- Heart of darkness -- The white South -- The birth of nations -- The first dance of freedom -- Feet of clay -- A house divided -- Death of an emperor -- The coming of tyrants -- In search of Ujamaa -- The passing of the old guard -- The slippery slope -- The great plunderer -- White dominoes -- Red tears -- Fault lines -- The scourge of Aids -- The lost decade -- The struggle for democracy -- A time of triumph -- In the name of the prophet -- Black hawk down -- The graves are not yet full -- Where vultures fly -- Blood diamonds -- No condition is permanent -- The honour of living -- Black Gold -- A degree in violence -- Somewhere over the rainbow -- Out of Africa
Control code
ocm58791298
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vi, 752 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9781586482466
Lccn
2005047576
Other physical details
ill., maps

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