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The Black Man's Burden:
Africa and the Curse of the Nation-state

by Basil Davidson

ISBN 0852557000 / 9780852557006 / 0-85255-700-0
Publisher James Currey
Language English
Edition Softcover
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The Black Man's Burden An absorbing, highly acclaimed examination of Africa's transition from colonialism to revolution to the social turmoil of today. "Probably the most concise indictment available in the English language of how colonialism and neocolonialism, with a lot of help from capitalism and communism, turned the continent upside down".--The Washington Post. Full description [via]