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Darfur : a short history of a long war

Author: Julie Flint; Alex De Waal; International African Institute.
Publisher: London ; New York : Zed Books ; Cape Town : David Philip ; [London] : in association with International African Institute ; New York : Distributed in the USA exclusively by Palgrave Macmillan, 2005.
Series: African arguments.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This title offers a clear explanation of the complicated political and human rights crisis in Darfur.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Flint, Julie.
Darfur.
London ; New York : Zed Books ; Cape Town : David Philip ; [London] : In association with International African Institute ; New York : Distributed in the USA exclusively by Palgrave Macmillan, 2005
(OCoLC)606926109
Online version:
Flint, Julie.
Darfur.
London ; New York : Zed Books ; Cape Town : David Philip ; [London] : In association with International African Institute ; New York : Distributed in the USA exclusively by Palgrave Macmillan, 2005
(OCoLC)607650550
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Julie Flint; Alex De Waal; International African Institute.
ISBN: 1842776967 9781842776964 1842776975 9781842776971
OCLC Number: 60589211
Description: xiv, 152 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Contents: The people of Darfur. --
Dor village --
A history of statehood and ethnicity --
Islam in Darfur --
Becoming Sudanese --
The Sudan government. --
Sudan's Islamic revolution --
Counterinsurgency on the cheap --
Ali Osman Mohamed Taha, 'Hero of Sudan' --
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 --
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 --
The war. --
'The planes are ashes' --
Unleashing the Janjawiid --
Bombing Darfur --
Creating famine --
Keeping the secret --
Endgame. --
Forward to the past --
The UN and the genocide question.
Series Title: African arguments.
Responsibility: Julie Flint and Alex de Waal.
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