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The African Colony: Studies in the Reconstruction By John Buchan
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: John Buchan, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir GCMG GCVO CH PC... More > (/ˈbʌxən/; 26 August 1875 – 11 February 1940) was a Scottish novelist, historian and Unionist politician who served as Governor General of Canada, the 15th since Canadian Confederation.After a brief legal career, Buchan simultaneously began his writing career and his political and diplomatic careers, serving as a private secretary to the colonial administrator of various colonies in southern Africa. He eventually wrote propaganda for the British war effort in the First World War. Buchan was in 1927 elected Member of Parliament for the Combined Scottish Universities, but he spent most of his time on his writing career, notably writing The Thirty-Nine Steps and other adventure fiction. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Buchan< Less
Counterterrorism In African Failed States: Challenges And Potential Solutions By Thomas Dempsey & Strategic Studies Institute
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Failed states—states in which government authority has collapsed, violence has become endemic, and functional governance has ceased—have emerged in the period since the end of the Cold... More > War as one of the most difficult challenges confronting the international community, especially in the region of Sub-Saharan Africa. Transnational terrorist groups use the chaos of failed states to shield themselves from effective counterterrorism efforts by the international community. The potential nexus of failed state-based terrorism and terrorists’ access to Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD), especially nuclear WMD, escalates the risk that such groups pose to the United States and to its allies in the Global War on Terror. In this monograph, the author finds that current counterterrorism strategies have yielded limited results in addressing the threat posed by terrorist groups operating in and from failed states. He argues that the uniquely challenging conditions in such states require a new approach to counterterrorism.< Less
AFRICAN TEARS By Catherine Buckle
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The next five minutes were an eternity. It was quiet, so quiet; I couldn't even hear the birds outside; all I could hear, was my heart pounding. And then it started, whistling, loud whistling and... More > one voice shouting: HONDO, HONDO, HONDO! (War) Cathy Buckle, home alone at the time, locked herself in her study, sat on the floor and put her hands over her head. This was the beginning of seven months of anguish for a Zimbabwean family at the start of the new millennium. African Tears is the story of the invasion of Stow Farm in Marondera by war veterans and supporters of Robert Mugabe. A farm bought ten years after independence with the Government of Zimbabwe's approval and a Certificate of No Interest. African Tears describes Zimbabwe's descent into chaos and anarchy during the year 2000. Hundreds of farm invasions, horrific political violence against opposition supporters and government critics and the collapse of agriculture and food security.< Less
African Pythagoras: A study in culture and mathematics education (eBook) By Paulus Gerdes
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“AFRICAN PYTHAGORAS: A study in culture and mathematics education” shows how diverse African ornaments and artefacts may be used to create an attractive context for the discovery and the... More > demonstration of the Pythagorean Theorem and of related ideas and propositions. (eBook in color, 124 pp.)< Less
African Pythagoras: A study in culture and mathematics education By Paulus Gerdes
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“AFRICAN PYTHAGORAS: A study in culture and mathematics education” shows how diverse African ornaments and artefacts may be used to create an attractive context for the discovery and the... More > demonstration of the Pythagorean Theorem and of related ideas and propositions. (first full colour edition, 124 pp.)< Less
Central African Republic Country Study Guide By IBPUSA
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Central African Republic Country Study Guide By IBP USA
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Central African Republic Country Study Guide By IBPUSA
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Central African Republic Country Study Guide By IBP USA
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