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By Cyril K. Daddieh

Côte d’Ivoire is still probably the most exciting international locations in sub-Saharan Africa. It seemed good on its option to changing into a version of improvement less than its unmarried political celebration and charismatic founding father, Félix Houphouët-Boigny, while it fell on not easy fiscal instances within the Nineteen Eighties. bad administration of the socio-economic demanding situations through Houphouët-Boigny’s successors produced disastrous political effects, together with extraordinary political violence, the first-ever profitable army coup, and civil wars, culminating in former President Laurent Gbagbo being despatched to the overseas legal court docket (ICC) within the Hague to face trial for battle crimes.

This 3rd version of Historical Dictionary of Cote d'Ivoire (The Ivory Coast) features a chronology, an advent, appendixes, and an intensive bibliography. The dictionary part has over seven-hundred cross-referenced entries on very important personalities, politics, economic climate, overseas relatives, faith, and tradition. This e-book is a wonderful entry aspect for college kids, researchers, and somebody desirous to comprehend extra in regards to the Cote d'Ivoire.

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