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By William Reno

This ebook surveys the historical past of armed clash in Africa within the interval considering the fact that decolonization and independence. The variety of post-independence conflicts in Africa has been enormous, and this ebook introduces to readers a accomplished research in their factors and personality. Tracing the evolution of conflict from anti-colonial and anti-apartheid campaigns to complicated conflicts within which factionalized armies, militias and insurgent teams struggle with one another and prey upon non-combatants, it permits the readers a brand new point of view to appreciate violence at the continent. The ebook is written to allure not just to scholars of heritage and African politics, but additionally to specialists within the coverage group, the army and humanitarian enterprises.

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