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Blood Diamonds
Tracing the Deadly Path of the World's Most Precious Stones
by Greg Campbell
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First discovered in 1930, the diamonds of Sierra Leone have funded one of the most savage rebel campaigns in modern history. These "blood diamonds" are smuggled out of West Africa and sold to legitimate diamond merchants in London, Antwerp, and  [ more ]

  
Christopher Columbus and the Afrikan Holocaust
Slavery and the Rise of Eurpoean Capitalism
by John Henrik Clarke
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Silent Terror
A Journey into Contemporary African Slavery
by Samuel Cotton
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Documents the Arab-Berbers' continuing practice of Black African slavery in Mauritania.  [ more ]

  
Shake Hands with the Devil
The Failure of Humanity in Rwanda
by Romeo Dallaire
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For the first time in the United States comes the tragic and profoundly important story of the legendary Canadian general who ?watched as the devil took control of paradise on earth and fed on the blood of the people we  [ more ]

  
Africa in History by Basil Davidson
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Prior to the original publication of Africa in History, the history and development of Africa had been measured by the European concept of "civilization," applying a Eurocentric approach to African art and literature. Basil Davidson's landmark work presents the inner  [ more ]

  
The African Origin of Civilization
Myth or Reality
by Cheikh Anta Diop
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Now in its 21st printing, this classic presents historical, archaeological, and anthropological evidence to support the theory that ancient Egypt was a black civilization.  [ more ]

  
Imperial Reckoning
The Untold Story of Britain's Gulag in Kenya
by Caroline Elkins
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For decades Western imperialists have waged wars and destroyed local populations in the name of civilization and democracy. From 1952 to 1960, after a violent uprising by native Kenyans, the British detained and brutalized hundreds of thousands of Kikuyu?the colony's  [ more ]

  
Hotel Rwanda
Bringing the True Story of an African Hero to Film
by Terry George
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Ten years ago, as the country of Rwanda descended into madness, one man made a promise to protect the family he loved?and ended up finding the courage to save over 1,200 people. Hotel Rwanda tells the inspiring story of real-life  [ more ]

  
We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will Be Killed with Our Families
Stories from Rwanda
by Philip Gourevitch
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In April 1994, the Rwandan government called upon everyone in the Hutu majority to kill each member of the Tutsi minority, and over the next three months 800,000 Tutsis perished in the most unambiguous case of genocide since Hitler's war  [ more ]

  
King Leopold's Ghost
A Story of Greed, Terror, and Heroism in Colonial Africa
by Adam Hochschild
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In the 1880s, as the European powers were carving up Africa, King Leopold II of Belgium seized for himself the vast and mostly unexplored territory surrounding the Congo River. Carrying out a genocidal plundering of the Congo, he looted its  [ more ]


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