America's Tyrant: The CIA and Mobutu of Zaire

America's Tyrant: The CIA and Mobutu of Zaire

by Sean K. Kelly
     
 

Details the 30-year relationship between the US and Mobutu. See more details below

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Details the 30-year relationship between the US and Mobutu.

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The subtitle continues: How the United States Put Mobutu in Power, Protected Him from His Enemies, Helped Him Become One of the Richest Men in the World, and Lived to Regret it--which about sums up the contents of this chronicle of the Congo (now Zaire). The author is a retired journalist whose first coverage of a coup d'etat was Mobutu's in 1965. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9781879383173
Publisher:
American University
Publication date:
11/01/1993
Pages:
302
Product dimensions:
6.26(w) x 9.31(h) x 0.94(d)

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