The Assassination of Lumumba

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Jacana Media, 2005 - History - 226 pages
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Patrice Lumumba, first Prime Minister of the Republic of Congo and a pioneer of African unity, was murdered on 17 January 1961. This publication unravels the appalling mass of lies, hypocrisy and betrayals that have surrounded accounts of the assassination of Lumumba.

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liked it but i wanted to know more about lumumba's life Read full review

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Patrice Lumumba was a charismatic, commanding man with a revolutionary aura about him, cut down before he was able to exercise power long enough for anybody to be sure how he would have reshaped the ... Read full review

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Ludo de Witte is a sociologist and a writer. He is the author of the Dutch work Crisis in Kongo and has researched two braodcast television documentaries on Patrice Lumumba.

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