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War in Africa

Al J. Venter

War in Africa

by Al J. Venter

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Published by Human & Rousseau in Cape Town .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa,
  • Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Guerrillas -- Africa.,
    • Africa -- History, Military.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 184-185.

      Statement[by] Al J. Venter. Photographs by: Al Venter [and others] contributing chapters by: Peter Younghusband and John Miller.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT21 .V4 1973
      The Physical Object
      Pagination185 p.
      Number of Pages185
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5088226M
      ISBN 10079810306X
      LC Control Number74159586

      ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xix, pages: illustrations, maps ; 26 cm: Contents: History, nationalism and the state / Toyin Falola and Raphael Chijioke Njoku --The causes of wars and conflicts in Africa / Ogechi Emmanuel Anyanwu and Raphael Chijioke Njoku --External intervention in ethnic/secessionist conflicts in the Third World / Osaore .   A seasoned war correspondent, Jeffrey Gettleman has covered every major conflict over the past twenty years, from Afghanistan to Iraq to the Congo. For the past decade, he has served as the East Africa bureau chief for the New York Times, fulfilling a teenage dream.

      South African War or Boer War, –, war of the South African Republic (Transvaal) and the Orange Free State against Great Britain. Background Beginning with the acquisition in of the Cape of Good Hope, Great Britain gradually increased its territorial possessions in S Africa and by the late 19th cent. it held Natal, Basutoland. Free download or read online An Army at Dawn: The War in North Africa, pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in October 2nd , and was written by Rick Atkinson. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Hardcover format. The main characters of this history, non fiction story are,/5.

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