Liberation in Southern Africa regional and Swedish voices : interviews from Angola, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Zimbabwe, the Frontline and Sweden

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Published by Nordiska Afrikainstitutet, Distributor in North America, Transaction Publishers in Uppsala, Somerset, NJ .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Africa, Southern,
  • Sweden,
  • Africa, Southern.

Subjects:

  • National liberation movements -- Africa, Southern.,
  • Nationalists -- Africa, Southern -- Interviews.,
  • Africa, Southern -- Relations -- Sweden.,
  • Sweden -- Relations -- Africa, Southern.,
  • Africa, Southern -- History -- Autonomy and independence movements.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

Statementedited by Tor Sellström.
GenreInterviews.
ContributionsSellström, Tor., Nordiska Afrikainstitutet.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDT1105.S8 L53 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination365 p. :
Number of Pages365
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3992002M
ISBN 109171064389
LC Control Number2001329380
OCLC/WorldCa41714174

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The interviews in this book were conducted for the Nordic Africa Institute’s research project ‘National Liberation in Southern Africa—The role of the Nordic countries’. Around 80 representatives of the Southern African liberation movements, as well as Swedish and other opinion makers, administrators and politicians, reflect on the Nordic support to these struggles.

Sweden's and the other Nordic countries' support for the national liberation process and struggle against apartheid was unique in the international context both in regard to the size of the financial support and the extensive popular involvement. This book attempts to document the involvement of Sweden in the Southern African struggles against colonialism, occupation and white minority rule.

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