Congo stories : battling five centuries of exploitation and greed
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|Prince Rupert Library||967.51 Pren (Text)||33294002046944||Adult Non-Fiction||Volume hold||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781455584642
- ISBN: 1455584649
xiv, 334 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
- Edition: First edition.
- Publisher: New York, New York : Grand Central Publishing, a division of Hachette Book Group, 2018.
- Copyright: ©2018.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||Includes bibliographical references and index.|
|Formatted Contents Note:||Foreword / by Soraya Aziz Souleymane -- Why Congo? -- The story of the Kongo Kingdom : before and after the Europeans landed -- How Congo helped build America and Europe : following the money and greed for five centuries -- A den of highly armed thieves -- Africa's first World War : reverberations from Rwanda's genocide -- Road to Congo by Ryan Gosling -- Crimes against humanity : ground zero -- Life today in one part of Congo -- Congo responds to the onslaught : the whistle for change -- Davids and Goliaths : global rights activists vs. the war profitters -- Steve Jobs and conflict minerals : Apple and corporate-driven change -- War crimes shouldn't pay : lessons from Al Capone to al-Qaeda -- Vanquishing the vampires : what you can do -- Counting myths and stereotypes.|