Africa
epub |eng | 2013-02-28 | Author:John W. Kiser

CHAPTER FIFTEEN Mischief Makers, 1844-1847 “WHY DON’T YOU WRITE? The sight of your seal alone will revive our hopes.” Ben Salem’s couriers had ridden for weeks to deliver his desperate ...
( Category: Africa February 21,2019 )
epub |eng | 2012-09-18 | Author:McCarthy, Andrew C [McCarthy, Andrew C]

Targeting Israel Although Erdogan had to wait until he was in a stronger position to challenge the deep state, he had no such reticence when it came to championing Muslim ...
( Category: Politics & Government February 18,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Mchugo, John [McHugo, John]

III The tragedy of Palestine in the late 1940s put the Jewish populations of Arab countries in a very exposed position. Ever since the coming of Islam in the seventh ...
( Category: World February 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2013-03-31 | Author:Peter Eichstaedt [Eichstaedt, Peter]

Ciprian Okello, a lean man with a quick smile and energetic eyes, was the leader of the Walela camp, created only two years earlier. “These people are ready to go ...
( Category: Africa February 5,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-10-07 | Author:Robert W. Thurston [Thurston, Robert W.]

Sultan Ahmet (Blue) Mosque, Istanbul, built 1609–1616. Every Western European traveler to Istanbul after 1616, and probably almost every traveler to the “East,” would have seen this imposing mosque on ...
( Category: Anthropology January 29,2019 )
epub |eng | 2011-01-03 | Author:Malidoma Patrice Some

Models of Ritual and Constraints of the Modern World During the months of July, August and September while mist still hung in the morning air, a different kind of “ritual” ...
( Category: New Age & Spirituality January 28,2019 )
epub |eng | 2000-06-28 | Author:Midori Takagi [Takagi, Midori]

( Category: Social Sciences January 26,2019 )
epub |eng | 2007-06-01 | Author:Immaculee Ilibagiza [Ilibagiza, Immaculee]

AS THE WAR DRAGGED ON, THE PASTOR BECAME INCREASINGLY worried about what he was going to do with us. “If the fighting lasts many months more, I’ll run out of ...
( Category: Memoirs January 23,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-09-19 | Author:Leigh Neville [Neville, Leigh]

CHAPTER 6 “RANGER, RANGER. YOU DIE SOMALIA” “Every time we stopped, bad shit was happening.” Sergeant Matt Eversmann, Chalk 4 At the Super 64 crash site, it didn’t take long ...
( Category: Military January 18,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:David Lloyd-Owen

It would seem a little presumptuous of me to attempt to add to such a well-informed source’s view as to the value that was placed upon the Road Watch contemporaneously. ...
( Category: Military January 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 1986-01-11 | Author:Lelyveld, Joseph

196 ■ MOVE YOUR SHADOW involved in the Biko interrogation. If that was true, he was working the same beat in the same manner. The union leader was made to ...
( Category: Social Sciences January 12,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-10-25 | Author:Zach Vertin

15 ROCKING THE BOAT “War is the continuation of politics by other means.” — Carl von Clausewitz, On War, 1832 JUBA, MARCH 2013–DECEMBER 2013 I, General Salva Kiir Mayardit, do ...
( Category: Africa January 1,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-06-03 | Author:Jacob Mundy

The Benghazi Crucible Questions that should have been asked in March 2011 – questions about the potentially destabilizing forces being morally endorsed and militarily empowered in Libya – were only ...
( Category: Africa December 27,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-12-26 | Author:Thurston, Alexander

Boko Haram’s Worldview under Abubakar Shekau There has been intensive speculation about the internal dynamics of Boko Haram following Muhammad Yusuf’s death, but reliable evidence is thin. Much speculation has ...
( Category: Politics & Government December 27,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Davidson, Basil.

MALAWI AND ZAMBIA: BREAKING THE SETTLERS' POWER Their challenge in these two countries was a peaceful one. Its central claim was that parliament and governments should be chosen by democratic ...
( Category: Africa December 25,2018 )