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Southern Africa in the 1980s

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Published by Allen & Unwin in London, Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Southern
    • Subjects:
    • Africa, Southern -- Politics and government -- 1975-1994.,
    • Africa, Southern -- Foreign relations -- 1975-1994.,
    • Africa, Southern -- Economic conditions -- 1975-,
    • Africa, Southern -- Strategic aspects.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and index.

      Statementedited by Olajide Aluko and Timothy M. Shaw.
      ContributionsAluko, Olajide., Shaw, Timothy M.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT746 .S585 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 327 p. ;
      Number of Pages327
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2856029M
      ISBN 100043201695
      LC Control Number84018544

        As a member of the Southern Africa Committee, he wrote for and helped publish Southern Africa magazine, the monthly periodical that chronicled the freedom struggles of Southern Africa from the mid-'60s to Reaves lived in Nairobi, Kenya during on assignment from The United Methodist Church. While there, he worked as an editor /5(2). SEE: Follow Up Article -The Interconnected Factors on Apartheid in South Africa SEE: Sports Diplomacy and Apartheid South Africa Author: Alexander Laverty. Final Paper: MMW 6 Spring 7 June Impact of Economic and Political Sanctions on Apartheid. When the Afrikaner-backed National Party Came to power in South Africa in , it implemented its campaign promises in the .


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