King Leopold's Ghost: The Plunder of the Congo and the Twentieth Century's First Great International Human Rights Movement (Hardback)Adam Hochschild (author)
Hardback 384 Pages
A colorful, provocative study of King Leopold II of Belgium's genocidal plunder of the Congo in the 1880s, as the European powers were colonizing Africa, reveals the heroic efforts that led to the first international human rights movement.
Publisher: Cengage Learning, Inc
Number of pages: 384
Weight: 685 g
Dimensions: 241 x 165 x 33 mm
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A really good read but incredibly upsetting that these events happened and are still happening because of the greed of (mainly) rich, white men.
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