By William Minter
Apartheid’s Contras offers a nuanced research of the advanced motives of the wars in Angola and Mozambique among independence from Portugal in 1975 and the autumn of apartheid in South Africa in 1994. It examines the jobs of inner divisions, South Africa’s nearby attack on its buddies, and of the chilly battle. in line with large secondary examine in addition to on on-the-ground interviews, it has gained compliment for being “remarkably lucid, dispassionate but dedicated” (Shula Marks, institution of Oriental and African reviews” and “an critical contribution” (Basil Davidson).
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