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Exterminate all the brutes

Author: Sven Lindqvist
Publisher: London : Granta, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Lindqvist presents a unique study of Europe's dark history in Africa, written both as a travel diary and as a historical examination of European imperialism and racism over the past 2 centuries, and confronts the roots of European genocide.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sven Lindqvist
ISBN: 1862075085 9781862075085
OCLC Number: 48680605
Language Note: Translated from the Swedish.
Notes: Previous edition: 1998.
Description: 179 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Sven Lindqvist.

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Taking its title from Joseph Conrad's "Heart of Darkness", this study traces Europe's dark history in Africa. It is written both in the form of a travel diary and as a historical examination of  Read more...

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