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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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The Alien Invasion
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written by W. H. Wilkins, 1860-1905 (London, England: Methuen and Company, 1892, originally published 1892), 227 page(s)
written by W. H. Wilkins, 1860-1905 (London, England: Methuen and Company, 1892, originally published 1892), 227 page(s)
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America in the World, Line in the Sand: A History of the Western U.S. - Mexico Border
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written by Rachel St. John, 1976-, in America in the World (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2011, originally published 2011), 297 page(s)
Line in the Sand details the dramatic transformation of the western U.S.-Mexico border from its creation at the end of the Mexican-American War in 1848 to the emergence of the modern boundary line in the first decades of the twentieth century. In this sweeping narrative, Rachel St. John explores how this boundary...
written by Rachel St. John, 1976-, in America in the World (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2011, originally published 2011), 297 page(s)
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America Transformed: Sixty Years of Revolutionary Change, 1941–2001
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written by Richard M. Abrams, 1932- (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2006, originally published 2006), 367 page(s)
This 2006 book examines the period 1941–2001 during which time the character of American life changed rapidly, culminating in the shattering of the liberal Democratic coalition. Revolutions in the areas of affluence, foreign policy, the military, business systems, racial relations, gender roles, sexual behavior...
written by Richard M. Abrams, 1932- (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2006, originally published 2006), 367 page(s)
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The Aquariums of Pyongyang: Ten Years in the North Korean Gulag
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written by Kang Chʻŏr-hwan, 1968- and Pierre Rigoulot, 1944- (New York, NY: Basic Books, 2001, originally published 2000), 265 page(s)
North Korea is today one of the last bastions of hard-line Communism. Its leaders have kept a tight grasp on their one-party regime, quashing any nascent opposition movements and sending all suspected dissidents to its brutal concentration camps for 're-education.' Kang Chol-hwan is the first survivor of one of th...
written by Kang Chʻŏr-hwan, 1968- and Pierre Rigoulot, 1944- (New York, NY: Basic Books, 2001, originally published 2000), 265 page(s)
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written by Chile. Agencia Arbitral, in Records created or inherited by the Foreign Office (FO). Records of Commissions. Argentine-Chile Frontier Case, Court of Arbitration: Records (FO 928), of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew), Memorial of the Government of Chile. 1965 (Chile: Chile. Government, 1965, originally published 1965), 504 page(s)
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written by Argentina. Government, in Records created or inherited by the Foreign Office (FO). Records of Commissions. Argentine-Chile Frontier Case, Court of Arbitration: Records (FO 928), of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew), Annex of documents to Memorial of the Argentine Republic. 1965 (Privately Published, 1965, originally published 1965), 193 page(s)
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written by Argentina. Government, in Records created or inherited by the Foreign Office (FO). Records of Commissions. Argentine-Chile Frontier Case, Court of Arbitration: Records (FO 928), of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew), Memorial of the Argentine Republic. 1965 (Privately Published, 1965, originally published 1965), 276 page(s)
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The Atlas of Environmental Migration
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written by Daria Mokhnacheva, fl. 2015, François Gemenne, fl. 2008 and Dina Ionesco, fl. 2017 (Abingdon, England: Routledge (Publisher), 2017, originally published 2017), 169 page(s)
As climate change and extreme weather events increasingly threaten traditional landscapes and livelihoods of entire communities the need to study its impact on human migration and population displacement has never been greater. The Atlas of Environmental Migration is the first illustrated publication mapping this...
written by Daria Mokhnacheva, fl. 2015, François Gemenne, fl. 2008 and Dina Ionesco, fl. 2017 (Abingdon, England: Routledge (Publisher), 2017, originally published 2017), 169 page(s)
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Baseball on the Border: A Tale of Two Laredos
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written by Alan M. Klein, 1946- (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1997), 317 page(s)
From 1985 to 1994 there existed a significant but unheralded experiment in professional baseball. For ten seasons, the Tecolotes de los Dos Laredos (The Owls of the Two Laredos) were the only team in professional sports to represent two nations. Playing in the storied Mexican League (an AAA affiliate of major leag...
written by Alan M. Klein, 1946- (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1997), 317 page(s)
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