King Leopold's Ghost: A Story of Greed, Terror, and Heroism in Colonial Africa
ISBN: 0618001905
EAN13: 9780618001903
Language: English
Pages: 384
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 9.00" L x 6.00" W
Weight: 1.00 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Mariner Books
Book Overview
In an enthralling story, full of fascinating characters, intense drama, high adventure, deceitful manipulation, courageous truth-telling, and splendid moral fervor (Christian Science Monitor), Hochschild tells the story of King Leopold of Belgium, a megalomaniac of monstrous portions. 31 photos. Map.