Inside Sudan : political Islam, conflict, and catastrophe (Book, 2003) []
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Inside Sudan : political Islam, conflict, and catastrophe

Inside Sudan : political Islam, conflict, and catastrophe

Author: Donald Petterson
Publisher: Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. and updated, pbk. edView all editions and formats
Publisher description: Sudan, governed by an Islamist dictatorship, became a pariah nation among the global community not because of its religious orientation but because of its record of human-rights abuses and its fostering of notorious international terrorists. As the last American ambassador to complete an assignment in Sudan, Don Petterson provides unduplicated insights into how Sudan became what it is.  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Donald Petterson
ISBN: 0813341116 9780813341118
OCLC Number: 52554310
Description: xi, 269 pages : map ; 23 cm
Contents: Assignment Sudan, first the ending --
Then the beginning --
Sudan --
Welsome --
The troubles begin --
The displaced --
Hanging in --
Into southern Sudan --
From bad to worse --
Making adjustments --
Terrorism --
Tragedy in southern Sudan deepens --
A spring of little promise --
No peace in our time --
The reasons why --
More events in Khartoum and elsewhere --
Working with the United Nations --
New year, same old problems --
Farewell --
Responsibility: Don Petterson.
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A former U.S. ambassador provides the most authoritative account of the twists and turns of Sudan's interactions with America, its devastating civil war, and its close connections to global terrorism  Read more...


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