A History of Genocide in Africa (Praeger Security by Timothy Stapleton

By Timothy Stapleton

Based on a sequence of exact case reports, this ebook provides the background of genocide in Africa in the particular context of African background, reading conflicts in international locations corresponding to Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo, Namibia, Rwanda, and Sudan.

• offers an exceptional accomplished background of genocide in Africa that would serve scholars of heritage, battle and society, and genocide in addition to normal readers

• Covers Africa's so much notorious genocides in addition to lesser-known instances of huge scale atrocities

• Addresses occasions which are contested as genocides in Africa in fresh historical past, together with the Nigerian Civil battle in addition to occasions in Ethiopia and the Democratic Republic of the Congo

• Examines the old context for every of those occasions to obviously clarify how they occurred

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