Paper $36.95 ISBN: 9781848138476 Published October 2011 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $134.95 ISBN: 9781848138483 Published October 2011 For sale in North and South America only

Charles Taylor and Liberia

Ambition and Atrocity in Africa's Lone Star State

Colin M. Waugh

Charles Taylor and Liberia

Colin M. Waugh

Distributed for Zed Books

384 pages | 5.4375 x 8.5
Paper $36.95 ISBN: 9781848138476 Published October 2011 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $134.95 ISBN: 9781848138483 Published October 2011 For sale in North and South America only
Contents
Introduction

Part 1. The Land of the Freed

1. Foundations of a Settlement
2. The Spirit of Liberia
3. Confronting the Old Order

Part 2. From Dictatorship to Anarchy

4. Sergeant-in-Charge: Samuel Doe's presidency
5. Doe's Decline, Taylor's Travels
6. Charles Taylor's War
7. The Pantomime of Peace

Part 3. Power in Greater Liberia

8. Greater Liberia: Prospering and Assimilating
9.. Sierra Leone: Liberia's Sister Revolution
10. Election Victory and the Taylor Presidency

Part 4. Fallout from a Revolution

11. A Government Embattled
12. Relations with the United States
13. Liberian Legacy
14. Justice a la Carte

Bibliography
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