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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
Title variation
Tragedy and hope of Africa
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
Dewey number
967.03/2
Illustrations
  • plates
  • photographs
Index
index present
LC call number
DT352.2
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [259]-263) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Vintage Books edition.
Extent
xvii, 280 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781400030279
Lccn
2003058920
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781400030279
Other physical details
photographs
Label
A continent for the taking : the tragedy and hope of Africa, Howard W. French
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [259]-263) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Vintage Books edition.
Extent
xvii, 280 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781400030279
Lccn
2003058920
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781400030279
Other physical details
photographs

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