The Crime of the Congo (Illustrated)

The Crime of the Congo (Illustrated)

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by Arthur Conan Doyle
     
 

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The Congo Reform Association exposed gross and rampant abuses of labor and by public servants in King Leopold II of Belgium's Congo Free State, leading to the annexation of Congo by Belgium in 1908. In March, 1904, Dr. Henry Grattan Guinness (1861-1915), Edmund Dene Morel, and Roger Casement founded the Congo Reform Association. The movement was formed to aid the…  See more details below

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The Congo Reform Association exposed gross and rampant abuses of labor and by public servants in King Leopold II of Belgium's Congo Free State, leading to the annexation of Congo by Belgium in 1908. In March, 1904, Dr. Henry Grattan Guinness (1861-1915), Edmund Dene Morel, and Roger Casement founded the Congo Reform Association. The movement was formed to aid the exploited and impoverished workforce of the Congo by drawing attention to their plight.

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ISBN-13:
9781632953827
Publisher:
Flying Fish
Publication date:
06/29/2014
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
625 KB

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