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  • Books Received

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Abegunrin, Olayiwola, and Sabella Abidde, eds. 2018. African Intellectuals and the State of the Continent: Essays in Honor of Professor Sulayman S. Nyang. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing.
Asare, Abena Ampofoa. 2018. Truth without Reconciliation: A Human Rights History of Ghana. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press.
Bird, S. Elizabeth, and Rosina Umelo. 2018. Surviving Biafra: A Nigerwife's Story. London: Hurst & Company.
Erlich, Haggai. 2018. Haile Selassie: His Rise, His Fall. Boulder: Lynne Rienner.
Girke, Felix. 2018. The Wheel of Autonomy: Rhetoric and Ethnicity in the Omo Valley. New York: Berghahn Books.
Hatzfeld, Jean. 2018. Blood Papa: Rwanda's New Generation. Translated by Joshua David Jordan. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux.
Mabanckou, Alain. 2018. The Tears of the Black Man. Translated by Dominic Thomas. Bloomington: Indiana University Press.
Schmidt, Elizabeth. 2018. Foreign Intervention in Africa after the Cold War: Sovereignty, Responsibility, and the War on Terror. Athens: Ohio University Press.
Stroeken, Koen. 2018. Medicinal Rule: A Historical Anthropology of Kingship in East and Central Africa. New York: Berghahn Books.
Walsh, Sinead, and Oliver Johnson. 2018. Getting to Zero: A Doctor and a Diplomat on the Ebola Frontline. London: Zed Books.


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