By Timothy Stapleton
A distinct and thorough chronological evaluation of the background of struggle and army constructions in Africa, masking precedent days to the current day.
• presents a whole advent of Africa's army heritage that's obtainable to normal readers with no really expert knowledge
• offers illuminating bills of Africa's most crucial army leaders, from Hannibal of old Carthage to Queen Nzinga of 17th-century Angola to Paul Kagame of latest Rwanda
• Portrays Africa in the context of an international point of view that portrays the continent's life as an intrinsic a part of a much wider global, now not as an remoted "dark continent"
• features a entire interpreting record on the finish of every of the 3 volumes for carrying out extra research
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