By William Reno
This e-book surveys the historical past of armed clash in Africa within the interval seeing that decolonization and independence. The variety of post-independence conflicts in Africa has been massive, and this e-book introduces to readers a entire research in their factors and personality. Tracing the evolution of struggle from anti-colonial and anti-apartheid campaigns to complicated conflicts within which factionalized armies, militias, and insurgent teams struggle with one another and prey upon non-combatants, it permits the readers a brand new standpoint to appreciate violence at the continent. The e-book is written to allure not just to scholars of background and African politics, but additionally to specialists within the coverage group, the army, and humanitarian organizations.