Dust from Our Eyes: An Unblinkered Look at Africa

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Wolsak and Wynn, 2008 - Political Science - 429 pages
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Part memoir, part adventure tale, part policial thriller - a compelling read that dissolves stereotypes and exposes paradoxes about Africa.

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User Review  - Phil-James - LibraryThing

Unfortunately the packaging doesn't convey the interesting and lively quality of the writing inside. Joan Baxter has a rhythm in her writing that goes from personal anecdote to investigative reporting ... Read full review

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User Review  - Catherine Mustread - Goodreads

"Baxter draws on more than two decades of living in and reporting from Africa to reveal that there is more to the continent than poverty and suffering, and far more to Western involvement than benevolent charity." Read full review

Contents

Introduction
7
Breaking the heartshaped continent
21
No longer ourselves
34
Copyright

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About the author (2008)

Joan is a freelance writer.

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