Exterminate All the Brutes

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Granta Books, 2002 - Africa - 179 pages
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Exterminate All the Brutes is a unique study of Europe's dark history in Africa, written both in the form of a travel diary and as a historical examination of European imperialism and racism over the past two centuries.

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Review: "Exterminate All the Brutes": One Man's Odyssey into the Heart of Darkness and the Origins of European Genocide

User Review  - Mark Johnson - Goodreads

This is not a feel-good book. It is, on level, a travelogue, but it is a travelogue without the picturesque. On one level, it is a history; but it is a history without redemption. It is, finally, a ... Read full review

Review: "Exterminate All the Brutes": One Man's Odyssey into the Heart of Darkness and the Origins of European Genocide

User Review  - Jessica - Goodreads

Lindqvist embraces the hybrid form to chilling end. This book is equal parts historical research, anthropology, travelogue, and dream diary, combined to prove the thesis that the roots of genocide ... Read full review

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