The Tragic state of the Congo

From Decolonization to Dictatorship


The Congo is rich in minerals and agricultural potential. What keeps it from emerging as a viable, even prosperous, state? During four centuries of the slave trade, the Portuguese alone claimed over 13.25 million lives. Then, King Leopold II of Belgium to
  • Algora Publishing; November 2007
  • ISBN 9780875864181
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  • Title: The Tragic state of the Congo
  • Author: Jeanne M. Haskin
  • Imprint: Algora Publishing