King Leopold's ghost : a story of greed, terror and heroism in Colonial Africa (eBook, 2019) [WorldCat.org]
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King Leopold's ghost : a story of greed, terror and heroism in Colonial Africa
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King Leopold's ghost : a story of greed, terror and heroism in Colonial Africa

Author: Adam Hochschild
Publisher: London : Picador, 2019.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A riveting and highly readable account of the Congo massacre, peopled by callous monarchs, corrupt adventurers and a handful of genuine heroes.

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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Léopold, King of the Belgians; E D Morel; Léopold, King of the Belgians; E D Morel
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Adam Hochschild
ISBN: 9781529014617 1529014611
OCLC Number: 1106074741
Awards: Winner of Duff Cooper Prize 2000 (UK)
Description: 1 online resource
Responsibility: Adam Hochschild.

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All the tension and drama that one would expect in a good novel -- Robert Harris A history like none other . . . an amazing book -- Tariq Ali * Financial Times *

 
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