by Martin Meredith
Hardcover, 752 pages, Perseus Books Group, List Price: $35 | purchase
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Presents a narrative of the last fifty years of African history, analyzing the factors which account for the political chaos, financial troubles, and civil wars which prevail in many African countries today.
July 5, 2005 Journalist and historian Martin Meredith has written extensively on Africa and its recent history. His new book is The Fate of Africa: From the Hopes of Freedom to the Heart of Despair.
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