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Africa in struggle

national liberation and proletarian revolution
  • 468 Pages
  • 3.58 MB
  • English
Ism Press , Seattle
National liberation movements -- Africa -- History., Nationalism -- Africa -- History., Africa -- Politics and government -- 1945-1960., Africa -- Politics and government --



StatementD. Fogel.
LC ClassificationsDT30 .F564 1982
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 468 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3515093M
ISBN 100910383006
LC Control Number82082655

AFRICA IN STRUGGLE takes a fresh approach to African history. It chronicles and analyzes African liberation movements and counter-movements -- from initial African resistance against European colonial invasion to the major political upheavals since Format: Paperback.

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Examining Africa and Africans in the context of the global themes of liberation, economic development, and popular culture, author Jonathan T.

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Reynolds illustrates how Africans sought to define Author: Jonathan T Reynolds. Recent African history has exposed the close links between the interests of imperialism and neo-colonialism and the African bourgeoisie.

This book reveals the nature and extent of the class struggle in Africa, and sets it in the broad context of the African Revolution and Brand: Panaf.