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Africa's World War: Congo, the Rwandan Genocide, and the Making of a Continental Catastrophe
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written by Gérard Prunier, fl. 1984 (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2009, originally published 2009), 570 page(s)
The Rwandan genocide sparked a horrific bloodbath that swept across sub-Saharan Africa, ultimately leading to the deaths of some four million people. In this extraordinary history of the recent wars in Central Africa, Gerard Prunier offers a gripping account of how one grisly episode laid the groundwork for a swee...
written by Gérard Prunier, fl. 1984 (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2009, originally published 2009), 570 page(s)
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written by G. Belyavin, fl. 1918, United Kingdom. Ministry of Defence. Defence Intelligence, in FO - Records created or inherited by the Foreign Office. Division within FO - General Correspondence from Political and Other Departments. FO 371 - Foreign Office: Political Departments: General Correspondence from 1906-1966, of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (1918), Russia. Code 38 / Code W38 File 186003-194121. (FO/371/3348) , 21 page(s)
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Beggars' Oasis
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directed by Janine Waeber, fl. 2015 and Carole Pirker, fl. 2015; produced by Florence Adam, fl. 2015 and Mattieu Henchez, fl. 2015, JMH Productions (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2015), 1 hour 26 mins
The Roma can be found in towns and cities across Europe, but how do local populations feel about their presence? This film follows the bid in Lausanne for a ban on begging that will effectively force the Roma out of the Swiss town. In doing so, it shines a spotlight on a people shunned by respectable society. In a...
directed by Janine Waeber, fl. 2015 and Carole Pirker, fl. 2015; produced by Florence Adam, fl. 2015 and Mattieu Henchez, fl. 2015, JMH Productions (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2015), 1 hour 26 mins
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Beyond the Border: The German-Jewish Legacy Abroad
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written by Steven E. Aschheim, 1942- (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2007), 209 page(s)
The modern German-Jewish experience through the rise of Nazism in 1933 was characterized by an explosion of cultural and intellectual creativity. Yet well after that history has ended, the influence of Weimar German-Jewish intellectuals has become ever greater. Hannah Arendt, Gershom Scholem, Theodor Adorno, Walte...
written by Steven E. Aschheim, 1942- (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2007), 209 page(s)
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BORDERS:   THE NETHERLANDS - NIGERIA
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directed by Jacqueline van Vugt, 1970-; produced by Pieter van Huystee, 1956-, Interkerkelijke Omroep Nederland and Pieter Van Huystee Film and Television (NPO, 2014), 1 hour 28 mins
We all know the exciting, sweaty, scary, uncomfortable feeling arriving at a border. You will have to submit yourself to the guards standing in front of you. In a split second your mind is alert. “Do I carry any illegal product, are my papers in order, did I take my “special” cigarettes out”, what about t...
directed by Jacqueline van Vugt, 1970-; produced by Pieter van Huystee, 1956-, Interkerkelijke Omroep Nederland and Pieter Van Huystee Film and Television (NPO, 2014), 1 hour 28 mins
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