img Leseprobe Leseprobe

Ken Saro-Wiwa

Toyin Falola, Roy Doron

EPUB
ca. 15,99
Amazon iTunes Thalia.de Weltbild.de Hugendubel Bücher.de ebook.de kobo Mayersche Osiander Google Books Barnes&Noble bol.com
* Affiliatelinks/Werbelinks
Hinweis: Affiliatelinks/Werbelinks
Links auf reinlesen.de sind sogenannte Affiliate-Links. Wenn du auf so einen Affiliate-Link klickst und über diesen Link einkaufst, bekommt reinlesen.de von dem betreffenden Online-Shop oder Anbieter eine Provision. Für dich verändert sich der Preis nicht.

Ohio University Press img Link Publisher

Sachbuch / Biographien, Autobiographien

Beschreibung

Hanged by the Nigerian government on November 10, 1995, Ken Saro-Wiwa became a martyr for the Ogoni people and human rights activists, and a symbol of modern Africans’ struggle against military dictatorship, corporate power, and environmental exploitation. Though he is rightly known for his human rights and environmental activism, he wore many hats: writer, television producer, businessman, and civil servant, among others. While the book sheds light on his many legacies, it is above all about Saro-Wiwa the man, not just Saro-Wiwa the symbol.

Roy Doron and Toyin Falola portray a man who not only was formed by the complex forces of ethnicity, race, class, and politics in Nigeria, but who drove change in those same processes. Like others in the Ohio Short Histories of Africa series, Ken Saro-Wiwa is written to be accessible to the casual reader and student, yet indispensable to scholars.

Weitere Titel zum gleichen Preis
Cover Famous Last Words
Christi Golden-Clark
Cover Living with Limericks
Garrison Keillor
Cover Camgirl
Isa Mazzei
Cover King Charles
Robert Jobson
Cover Ball Drop
Colin Tanner
Cover Blindsided
James L. Ferraro
Cover Hitler
Brendan Simms
Cover Our Dog Red
Edward C. Sellner
Cover Don Dunstan
Angela Woollacott
Cover Cherry on Top
Caroline Ryder
Cover Overcome
Amber van de Bunt
Cover Breaking Protocol
Bob J. Satawake
Cover No Longer A Secret
Melissa D Chavis
Cover AFFIRMED
Sheli Turner
Cover Going Back
Patrick Weaver

Kundenbewertungen