By Timothy Stapleton
Based on a chain of exact case experiences, this booklet offers the heritage of genocide in Africa in the particular context of African historical past, analyzing conflicts in international locations reminiscent of Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo, Namibia, Rwanda, and Sudan.
• offers an extraordinary entire historical past of genocide in Africa that might serve scholars of heritage, battle and society, and genocide in addition to normal readers
• Covers Africa's such a lot notorious genocides in addition to lesser-known instances of enormous scale atrocities
• Addresses occasions which are contested as genocides in Africa in contemporary background, together with the Nigerian Civil warfare in addition to occasions in Ethiopia and the Democratic Republic of the Congo
• Examines the historic context for every of those occasions to obviously clarify how they occurred
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