The Resource A continent for the taking : the tragedy and hope of Africa, Howard W. French

A continent for the taking : the tragedy and hope of Africa, Howard W. French

Label
A continent for the taking : the tragedy and hope of Africa
Title
A continent for the taking
Title remainder
the tragedy and hope of Africa
Statement of responsibility
Howard W. French
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"[Howard French] takes us inside Nigeria, Liberia, Mali, and the Congo, examining ... the legacy of colonization in the lives of contemporary Africans"--Jacket
Awards note
Black Caucus of the American Library Association Literary Award, 2005.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
French, Howard W
Dewey number
967.03/2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DT352.2
LC item number
.F74 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
  • United States
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
  • SOCIAL CONDITIONS
  • POLITICAL CONDITIONS
  • AFRICA SOUTH OF SAHARA
  • FOREIGN RELATIONS
  • UNITED STATES
Label
A continent for the taking : the tragedy and hope of Africa, Howard W. French
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-263) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prehistory -- Leviathan -- Plague -- The golden bough -- Greater Liberia -- Falling apart -- Where peacocks roam -- Castles in the sand -- Tough love -- Long knives -- Le roi est mort (Long live the king)
Control code
ocm52860139
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 280 pages
Isbn
9780375414619
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003058920
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)52860139
Label
A continent for the taking : the tragedy and hope of Africa, Howard W. French
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-263) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prehistory -- Leviathan -- Plague -- The golden bough -- Greater Liberia -- Falling apart -- Where peacocks roam -- Castles in the sand -- Tough love -- Long knives -- Le roi est mort (Long live the king)
Control code
ocm52860139
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 280 pages
Isbn
9780375414619
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003058920
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)52860139

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