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The Resource A continent for the taking : the tragedy and hope of Africa, Howard W. French

A continent for the taking : the tragedy and hope of Africa, Howard W. French

Label
A continent for the taking : the tragedy and hope of Africa
Title
A continent for the taking
Title remainder
the tragedy and hope of Africa
Statement of responsibility
Howard W. French
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"[Howard French] takes us inside Nigeria, Liberia, Mali, and the Congo, examining ... the legacy of colonization in the lives of contemporary Africans"--jacket
Cataloging source
BKL
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French, Howard W
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
  • United States
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
Label
A continent for the taking : the tragedy and hope of Africa, Howard W. French
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Knopf, 2004
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-263) and index
Contents
Prehistory -- Leviathan -- Plague -- The golden bough -- Greater Liberia -- Falling apart -- Where peacocks roam -- Castles in the sand -- Tough love -- Long knives -- Le roi est mort (Long live the king)
Control code
ocm59130410
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage Books ed.
Extent
xvii, 280 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781400030279
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2003058920
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
A continent for the taking : the tragedy and hope of Africa, Howard W. French
Publication
Note
Originally published: Knopf, 2004
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-263) and index
Contents
Prehistory -- Leviathan -- Plague -- The golden bough -- Greater Liberia -- Falling apart -- Where peacocks roam -- Castles in the sand -- Tough love -- Long knives -- Le roi est mort (Long live the king)
Control code
ocm59130410
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage Books ed.
Extent
xvii, 280 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781400030279
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2003058920
Other physical details
ill., map

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