From Colony to RevolutioneBook - 2011
Combining a historian's balance with an analyst's insight to skilfully navigate Libya''s eventful past and present, Ronald Bruce St John updates his authoritative history of this turbulent North African state to include an in-depth examination of the 2011 rebellion that finally put an end to over 40 years of authoritarian rule by Qadaffi. From early Greek settlements to the infamous Lockerbie bombing, and from the colonel's astonishing return to the international stage to the events that led to his ousting, this stands as an essential introduction to this complex land on the cusp of Africa and.
Publisher: [Oxford] : Oneworld Publications, 2011
Characteristics: 1 online resource