By William Minter
Apartheid’s Contras offers a nuanced research of the complicated reasons of the wars in Angola and Mozambique among independence from Portugal in 1975 and the autumn of apartheid in South Africa in 1994. It examines the jobs of inner divisions, South Africa’s local attack on its pals, and of the chilly conflict. in keeping with broad secondary examine in addition to on on-the-ground interviews, it has gained compliment for being “remarkably lucid, dispassionate but devoted” (Shula Marks, college of Oriental and African experiences” and “an vital contribution” (Basil Davidson).
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