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Africa: A Continent Self-Destructs

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Can Africa survive? Many of the nations of sub-Saharan African have all but ceased to exist as organized states: tyranny, diseases such as AIDS, civil war and ethnic conflict--and border invasions threaten the complete disintegration of a region. Peter Schwab offers a clear, authoritative portrait of a continent on the brink. Globalization and an accompanying level of econ ...more
Paperback, 224 pages
Published October 11th 2002 by Palgrave Macmillan (first published 2001)
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Paul Bryant
Good but completely redundant - you only need The State of Africa by Martin Meredith now.
Michael Mangano
Dismal outlook on the future and history of Africa... Don't make it your only read on Africa. Read Martin Meredith's "Fate of Africa" for a well-written descriptive of recent history.
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