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Author Stapleton, Timothy J. (Timothy Joseph), 1967- author.

Title Africa : war and conflict in the twentieth century / Timothy Stapleton.

Publication Info. London [England] ; New York : Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group, 2018.
Boston, Massachusetts : Credo Reference, 2020.

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Edition [Enhanced Credo edition]
Description 1 online resource (29 entries) : 8 images ; digital files.
Series Seminar studies
Seminar studies in history.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-193).
Contents Introduction: background and context -- pt. 2. War and conflict in Africa (1900-45): Wars of colonial conquest (1900--36); Africa and the World Wars (1914-18 and 1939-45) -- pt. 3. War and conflict in Africa (1945-2000): Decolonization wars (1945-90); Post-colonial civil wars (1955-2000); Post-colonial inter-state conflicts (c. 1960-2000) -- pt. 4. Documents: Peace Treaty of Vereeniging, May 31, 1902; The South African concentration camps; The Konigsberg in East Africa; Haile Selassie, appeal to the League of Nations; Manifesto of Umkhonto we Sizwe; British attitudes toward Mau Mau insurgents; Biafran Declaration of Independence, 1967; Rwandan genocide; The Kagera War; First Congo War -- Glossary -- Bibliography.
Access Access restricted to authorized users and institutions.
Summary This book examines the causes, course and consequences of warfare in twentieth century Africa, a period which spanned colonial rebellions, both World Wars, and the decolonization process.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Local Note Credo Reference General Reference
Subject War -- History -- 20th century -- Textbooks.
Military art and science -- Africa -- History -- 20th century.
Africa -- History, Military -- 20th century -- Textbooks.
Africa -- Politics and government -- 20th century -- Textbooks.
Africa -- History -- Sources.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Credo Reference (Firm), distributor.
Other Form: Print version: 1138281956 9781138281950 (DLC) 2017470621 xx, 202 pages : illustrations, map
ISBN 9781787856387 electronic version
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