Swashbucklers ~~ Patrice Lumumba

The Assassination of Lumumba by Ludo De Witte (Verso 2001 224 p $27)
Black Livingstone by Pagan Kennedy (Viking 2002 237 p $24.95)

Reviewed by Jimmy Jazz

Ted Koppel’s sojourn to the Congo does not mark the first time that either the American media or the world has focused on the region. I’m recommending Black Livingstone and The Assassination of Lumumba for Congo immersion. I’ve got this very real and very dangerous disease where I enter the books I read, Continue reading “Swashbucklers ~~ Patrice Lumumba”