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The Resource A continent for the taking : the tragedy and hope of Africa, Howard W. French

A continent for the taking : the tragedy and hope of Africa, Howard W. French

Label
A continent for the taking : the tragedy and hope of Africa
Title
A continent for the taking
Title remainder
the tragedy and hope of Africa
Statement of responsibility
Howard W. French
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An account of the consequences of the century-long encounter between Africa and the Western world contends that Africa's natural resources have been exploited by Western interests, considers the roles of the region's leaders, traces the outbreaks of AIDSand the Ebola virus, and analyzes genocidal activities in Rwanda and the Congo
Award
BCALA Literary Award for Nonfiction, 2005.
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153430
Cataloging source
DLC
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French, Howard W
Dewey number
967.032
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
  • United States
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
Target audience
adult
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the tragedy and hope of Africa
Label
A continent for the taking : the tragedy and hope of Africa, Howard W. French
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-263) and index
Control code
ocm52860139
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 280 p.
Isbn
9780375414619
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003058920
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(Sirsi) ADN-2851
Label
A continent for the taking : the tragedy and hope of Africa, Howard W. French
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-263) and index
Control code
ocm52860139
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 280 p.
Isbn
9780375414619
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003058920
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(Sirsi) ADN-2851

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