Agony Of The Congo..

CALDER, RITCHIE..

In original red cloth, gilt, in dust wrapper, which has edge chips and tear, including head and tail of spine which is sunned. Top edge slightly sunned, but otherwise a very good copy. Signature on first free endpaper.

£10.00

Publisher

Victor Gollancz Ltd.,

Place

London

Date

1961

Synopsis

Third impression.

Item Description

8vo. 5.5 x 8.75 inches. 160 pp.

Illustrations

Illustrated by 9 maps, including 8 on chapter heading titles.

Notes

The crisis in the Congo, following the granting of independence in July 1960, the abrupt Belgian withdrawal, and the subsequent advent of UN agencies. Chapters are devoted to surveys of the six provinces. Ritchie Calder (1906-82) was a Scottish journalist, author, socialist, internationalist and peace activist. Reprint in the first year of publication.

[Stock No. 25491]

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