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Congo - A Journey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,310. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015 by Zorba Books. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
'Congo - A Journey' is a compelling, funny and poignant debut by the author, set in Kinshasa, a rich, teeming, squalid city by the River Congo, fraught with staggering contradictions, thriving on monstrous disparities. The story is a vivid portrayal of lust, revenge, voodoo and prison agonies in Ramesh's life in Congo. His story is overpowering, exhausting, violent and chaotic.
We Must Wake Up: Tome 1: A notice to the Congolese nation: The time of change has come
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 269,100. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
The book is about setting the fact right about issues that Black people just speak of in half words. It has a focus on the Democratic Republic of Congo and its people, because, it is where I was born and lived; and also where the work has to be first done because of its strategic location, spiritual importance and resources to impact in an optimal way the whole Africa and African diasporas.
Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) in Perspective - Orientation Guide: Geography, History, Cities, Economy, Society, Security, Military, Religion, Traditions, Mobutu Era, Congo Wars, Hazards
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 62,140. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This is a professionally-formatted, free flowing ebook reproduction of a unique guide produced by the Department of Defense that provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).
Congolese Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,930. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Congo has a rich and diverse assortment of folk tales. A great variety of tales, legends, myths and fables have been passed on from generation to generation. In these tales the African storyteller describes human failings and virtues, religious representations and the surrounding nature to his listeners
Montema Elenge- A Youthful Heart
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 44,660. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Amish & Mennonite
Alessandra, a young college graduate, finds herself on an adventure of God-sized proportions as she travels to Congo on a mission trip.
The Reserve
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,210. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Luke Merritt is director of the Kigogo Wildlife Reserve, in the jungled heart of the Congo River Basin. When a guide is mysteriously killed, Merritt embarks on a dangerous journey into the Reserve, uncovering a crime that could have grave impact around the globe. A frantic chase through the interior will decide Merritt’s fate, and for millions of people, life lies in the balance.
Half a Piece of Cloth: The Courage of Africa's Countless Widows
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 71,820. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Riveting first-hand accounts from widows in seven African countries, many young with young children, exposing their desperate circumstances and courage. 'In tune with the African way of telling stories. Once I started reading, it was hard to put down.' From the Introduction by Emily Onyango of Kenya.
Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad: A Study Guide
Series: Study Guides, Book 10. Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Would you like to develop a deeper understanding of this classic piece of literature? This guide places the novella in its historical context and through more than 80 in-depth questions guides the reader to a deeper understanding of the themes, and characters of the text. Even if you know this text well, you will gain new insights.
African Revenge
Series: Lance Weber, 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,310. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
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"Mr McCoy gets on with the job of telling us exactly what it is like in the Heart of Darkness. He has the soldier's eye for terrain and the soldier's eye for character. This has the ring of truth." — John Braine, author of “Room at the Top”, in the Sunday Telegraph AFRICAN REVENGE is the hyper-shock tale of a deadly crocodile hunt traversing the face of Africa like a moving small-scale war.
21st Century Peacekeeping and Stability Operations Institute (PKSOI) Papers - Female Participation in Formed Police Units, Integration of Women in Formed Police Units of Peacekeeping Operations
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,080. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
This report looks at the obstacles that continue to impact the integration of women into Formed Police Units (FPUs) of Peacekeeping Operations.