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Historical dictionary of civil wars in Africa

Author: Guy Arnold
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2008.
Series: Historical dictionaries of war, revolution, and civil unrest, no. 34.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Covers all of the wars that have occurred in Africa since independence. Entries include the wars, conflicts, major political and military figures, child soldiers, mercenaries, and blood diamonds.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Encyclopedias
Military history
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Arnold, Guy.
Historical dictionary of civil wars in Africa.
Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2008
(DLC) 2007024894
(OCoLC)147979200
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Guy Arnold
ISBN: 9780810864207 0810864207 9780810857667 0810857669
OCLC Number: 263614926
Description: 1 online resource (xli, 491 pages) : map.
Contents: Part 1 Editor's Foreword Part 2 Preface Part 3 Acronyms and Abbreviations Part 4 Map Part 5 Chronology Part 6 Introduction Part 7 THE DICTIONARY Part 8 Bibliography Part 9 About the Author
Series Title: Historical dictionaries of war, revolution, and civil unrest, no. 34.
Responsibility: Guy Arnold.

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Covers all of the wars that have occurred in Africa since independence. Entries include the wars, conflicts, major political and military figures, child soldiers, mercenaries, and blood diamonds.

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A perfect companion...recommended as an update to the 1999 first edition for collections supporting research in modern African history and peace and conflict studies. * Library Journal, April 2008 * Read more...

 
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