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The Resource Shake hands with the devil : the failure of humanity in Rwanda, Romeo Dallaire ; with Brent Beardsley

Shake hands with the devil : the failure of humanity in Rwanda, Romeo Dallaire ; with Brent Beardsley

Label
Shake hands with the devil : the failure of humanity in Rwanda
Title
Shake hands with the devil
Title remainder
the failure of humanity in Rwanda
Statement of responsibility
Romeo Dallaire ; with Brent Beardsley
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Canadian general and former United Nations peacekeeper shares his harrowing eyewitness account of the genocide in Rwanda, revealing how he and his men managed to rescue thousands of people despite the orgy of bloodletting that was erupting all around them. Reprint
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
BKL
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Dallaire, Romeo
Dewey number
967.57104/31092
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DT450.435
LC item number
.D35 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Beardsley, Brent
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  • Rwanda
  • Dallaire, Romeo
  • Rwanda
  • Genocide
  • Peacekeeping forces
  • United Nations
Label
Shake hands with the devil : the failure of humanity in Rwanda, Romeo Dallaire ; with Brent Beardsley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [545]-548) and index
Contents
My father told me three things -- "Rwanda, that's in Africa isn't it?" -- "Check out Rwanda and you're in charge" -- Enemies holding hands -- The clock is ticking -- The first milestones -- The shadow force -- Assassination and ambush -- Easter without a resurrection of hope -- An explosion at Kigali Airport -- To go or to stay? -- Lack of resolution -- Accountants of the slaughter -- The turquoise invasion -- Too much, too late
Control code
ocm57358385
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Carroll & Graf trade pbk. ed.
Extent
xxv, 562 p.
Isbn
9780786714872
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)57358385
Label
Shake hands with the devil : the failure of humanity in Rwanda, Romeo Dallaire ; with Brent Beardsley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [545]-548) and index
Contents
My father told me three things -- "Rwanda, that's in Africa isn't it?" -- "Check out Rwanda and you're in charge" -- Enemies holding hands -- The clock is ticking -- The first milestones -- The shadow force -- Assassination and ambush -- Easter without a resurrection of hope -- An explosion at Kigali Airport -- To go or to stay? -- Lack of resolution -- Accountants of the slaughter -- The turquoise invasion -- Too much, too late
Control code
ocm57358385
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Carroll & Graf trade pbk. ed.
Extent
xxv, 562 p.
Isbn
9780786714872
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)57358385

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