Searching for Boko Haram: A History of Violence in Central Africa

This book provides much-needed historical context to the recent rise of Boko Haram, which has terrorised northeastern Nigeria through the last six years. It particularly examines the links between Boko Haram and borderland phenomena --especially slave-raiding, banditry, and smuggling--in this region...

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Main Author: MacEachern, Scott
Format: Electronic Book
Language:English
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Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2018
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Parallel Edition:Print version: MacEachern, Scott: Searching for Boko Haram : A History of Violence in Central Africa. - Oxford : Oxford University Press,c2018
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Summary:This book provides much-needed historical context to the recent rise of Boko Haram, which has terrorised northeastern Nigeria through the last six years. It particularly examines the links between Boko Haram and borderland phenomena --especially slave-raiding, banditry, and smuggling--in this region during the last millennium
ISBN:0190492538