A Long Way Gone

Author: Ishmael Beah
Publisher: Penguin Canada
ISBN: 0143190369
Size: 37.92 MB
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This is an extraordinary and mesmerizing account, told with real literary force and heartbreaking honesty.

Radiance Of Tomorrow

Author: Ishmael Beah
Publisher: Sarah Crichton Books
ISBN: 0374709432
Size: 60.74 MB
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At the center of Radiance of Tomorrow are Benjamin and Bockarie, two longtime friends who return to their hometown, Imperi, after the civil war. The village is in ruins, the ground covered in bones.

Black Man S Grave

Author: Gary Stewart
Size: 76.50 MB
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Based on letters from villagers to the authors, both former Peace Corps Volunteers in Sierra Leone, the book exposes 'big man' Siaka Stevens, warlord Charles Taylor, and rebel leader Foday Sankoh.

In Sierra Leone

Author: Michael D. Jackson
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822385562
Size: 57.48 MB
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Jackson relates the stories of political leaders and ordinary people trying to salvage their lives and livelihoods in the aftermath of cataclysmic violence.

A Long Way Home

Author: Saroo Brierley
Publisher: Putnam Adult
ISBN: 9780399169281
Size: 35.35 MB
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A full-length account of the author's inspirational effort to find his India birthplace describes how he was accidentally separated from his family in the mid-1980s, his survival on the streets of Calcutta, his adoption by an Australian ...

A Long Way From Paradise

Author: Leah Chishugi
Publisher: Virago Press
ISBN: 9781844086580
Size: 79.21 MB
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Inspirational and moving memoir about a woman who survived the Rwandan genocide.

Bite Of The Mango

Author: Mariatu Kamara
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1408813564
Size: 69.75 MB
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But when 12-year-old Mariatu set out for a neighboring village, she never arrived. Heavily armed rebel soldiers, many no older than children themselves, attacked and tortured Mariatu.

Child Soldiers In Africa

Author: Alcinda Honwana
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 0812204778
Size: 51.23 MB
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In Child Soldiers in Africa, Alcinda Honwana draws on her firsthand experience with children of Angola and Mozambique, as well as her study of the phenomenon for the United Nations and the Social Science Research Council, to shed light on ...

Novel Without A Name

Author: Duong Thu Huong
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
ISBN: 9780140255102
Size: 64.47 MB
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The author of Paradise of the Blind, the first novel from Vietnam ever published in America, traces a young man's experiences fighting for North Vietnam, in a novel banned in Vietnam for its subversive content.