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Angola : Promises and Lies.

Author: Karl Maier
Publisher: London : Serif Books, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Acclaimed account of Angola's civil war, the longest in Africa, combining an analysis of the geopolitics behind the conflict with vivid eye-witness descriptions of the struggle as it affected ordinary people. Now in its second, updated edition.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Personal narratives
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Maier, Karl
Angola: Promises and Lies
London : Serif Books,c2013
Named Person: Karl Maier; Karl Maier
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Karl Maier
ISBN: 9781909150126 1909150126 9781909150232 1909150231
OCLC Number: 897070456
Notes: Description based upon print version of record.
Description: 1 online resource (317 p.)
Contents: Preface; Foreword; 1 In the Time of Guerra; 2 Hitching to Africa's Stalingrad; 3 The Road to Huambo; 4 The Right Future; 5 Beg for Your Life; 6 Final Countdown; 7 Things Fall Apart; 8 People's Power; 9 A Shout to the Heavens; 10 The Good Life; 11 I Meet Jesus; 12 The Dogs of War Can't Dance; 13 The New Angola; 14 Kuito Madness; 15 Promises and Lies; 16 Postscript; Glossary; Acknowledgements; Bibliography

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Acclaimed account of Angola's civil war, the longest in Africa, combining an analysis of the geopolitics behind the conflict with vivid eye-witness descriptions of the struggle as it affected ordinary people. Now in its second, updated edition.

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