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The Crisis in Zaire

Myths and Realities

by Nzongola-Ntalaja

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Africa World Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Foreign relations,
  • Central Africa - History,
  • History: World,
  • Africa,
  • 1960-1997,
  • 1960-,
  • Congo (Democratic Republic),
  • Congresses,
  • Economic conditions,
  • Politics and government

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages335
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8316729M
    ISBN 100865430233
    ISBN 109780865430235

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