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Darfur : a short history of a long war

Author: Julie Flint; Alexander De Waal; International African Institute.; Royal African Society.; Social Science Research Council.
Publisher: London : Zed Books, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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This volume offers a clear explanation of the complicated political and human rights crisis in Darfur.

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Julie Flint; Alexander De Waal; International African Institute.; Royal African Society.; Social Science Research Council.
ISBN: 9781842779507 1842779508 1842776967 9781842776964 1842776975 9781842776971
OCLC Number: 931203883
Notes: Darfur: a new history of a long war was originally published in association with the International African Institute, the Royal African Society and the Social Science Research Council in 2008 by Zed Books Ltd.
Description: xii, 320 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Contents: * Preface * 1. The People of Darfur * Dor Village * A History of Statehood and Ethnicity * Islam in Darfur * Becoming Sudanese * 2. The Government of Sudan * 3. The Janjawiid * Musa Hilal, A Big Sheikh * Roots of the Northern Janjawiid * The Death of the Old Order * The Arab Gathering * The Masalit War: 'The beginning of the organization of the Janjawiid' * From Aamo to Misteriha * 4. The Rebels * The Fur Resistance * The Zaghawa Link * When Did the Insurrection Begin? * Looking for Friends * Search for a Cohesive Leadership * The Justice and Equality Movement * From The Black Book to Guerrilla Operations * 5. The War * 6. Endgame * Forward to the Past * The UN and the Genocide Question * Bibliography * Index
Responsibility: Julie Flint and Alex de Waal.
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