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By William Reno

This e-book surveys the heritage of armed clash in Africa within the interval on the grounds that decolonization and independence. The variety of post-independence conflicts in Africa has been significant, and this publication introduces to readers a accomplished research in their reasons and personality. Tracing the evolution of battle from anti-colonial and anti-apartheid campaigns to advanced conflicts during which factionalized armies, militias and insurgent teams struggle with one another and prey upon non-combatants, it permits the readers a brand new standpoint to appreciate violence at the continent. The booklet is written to attraction not just to scholars of historical past and African politics, but additionally to specialists within the coverage neighborhood, the army and humanitarian companies.

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