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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User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Indefatigable Dutch sociologist De Witte (Crisis in Kongo, not reviewed) examines the murder of Congolese nationalist leader Patrice Lumumba and unearths a sordid story of corruption, violence ... 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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