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Aire and some speculation Some I had heard of but new little about others were new to me Now I have bibliographic material a timeline list of who is who and a general Operational outline to begin further research with At times the writing is dry and factual and in a few places almost like reaching an oasis the writing becomes easier intimate and revealing If you have an interest in Insurgencies Counterinsurgency or conflicts in Africa This Is An Excellent Source To Use As An Introductory is an excellent source to use as an introductory Rth Central and South with their political and military background and details of armies and weaponr. Continent Ablaze The Insurgency Wars in Africa 1960 to the PresentThe Continent Ablaze Insurgency Wars in Africa 1960 to the Present John Turner Author 1997 304 PagesThis book is not a casual read it is however an excellent reference book to orient the reader to some of the conflicts which swept through the continent of Africa between 1960 and 1998 It is not all inclusive but it is thorough This is not a strategic or a tactical study The level of information and discussion is firmly anchored at the Operational Level It helps to tab The Appendix When Reading appendix when reading A description of the conflicts which have so damaged Africa this survey of the last four decades see. ,


S the abbreviations of political groups and their attendant armed wing can become confusing Each Political organization and their attendant armed wing can become confusing Each Political organization one name and its armed faction another often unrelated to in verbiage to each other It reinforce din my mind the primacy of the political in armed conflicts of this nature Conflicts from North to South East to West are covered The Conflicts include Rhodesia South West Africa Southern Africa First and Second Angolan are covered The Conflicts include Rhodesia South West Africa Southern Africa First and Second Angolan Wars Mozambiue Chad The Horn of Africa Sudan Uganda Ks to throw light on the problems which afflict the Uganda Ks to throw light on the problems which afflict the All important conflicts are covered No. ,