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King Leopold's Ghost: A Story Of Greed, Terror, And Heroism In Colonial Africa
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Houghton Mifflin
Publication date September 1, 1999
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9789990064216
ISBN-10 9990064210
Dimensions 1 by 5.75 by 8.75 in.
Weight 1.10 lbs.
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Original list price $0.02
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Summaries and Reviews
Book cover for 9780395759240
from Houghton Mifflin (September 1, 1998)
9780395759240 | details & prices | 366 pages | 6.50 × 9.50 × 1.25 in. | 1.55 lbs | List price $26.00
About: A colorful, provocative study of King Leopold II of Belgium's genocidal plunder of the Congo in the 1880s, as the European powers were colonizing Africa, reveals the heroic efforts that led to the first international human rights movement.
Book cover for 9780618001903 Book cover for 9780618711673
from Mariner Books (April 1, 2006)
9780618711673 | details & prices | List price $15.00
About: A true tale of turn-of-the-century greed, avarice, and colonial violence explores the African legacy of Belgium's King Leopold, a man who conducted one of the first great genocides of the century while cultivating a reputation as a humanitarian.
Reprint edition from Mariner Books (September 3, 1999)
9780618001903 | details & prices | 366 pages | 6.00 × 8.75 × 1.00 in. | 1.05 lbs | List price $15.95
About: Documents the plundering of the territory
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from Houghton Mifflin (September 1, 1999)
9789990064216 | details & prices | 5.75 × 8.75 × 1.00 in. | 1.10 lbs | List price $0.02

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