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To Katanga and back a UN case history. by O"Brien, Conor Cruise

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Published by Simon and Schuster .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • United Nations -- Zaire.,
  • Katanga (Zaire)

Book details:

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Pagination370 p.
Number of Pages370
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14298733M

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To Katanga and back book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5. Nov 04,  · To Katanga and Back: A UN Case History - Kindle edition by Conor Cruise O'Brien, Oliver Kamm. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading To Katanga and Back: A UN Case History.5/5(1). Catalog To Katanga and back:» Book To Katanga and Back: A UN Case History. London: Hutchinson, MLA Citation (style guide) O'Brien, Conor Cruise. To Katanga and Back: A UN Case History. London: Hutchinson, , Print. Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July Citations contain only title, author, edition. The State of Katanga (French: État du Katanga; Swahili: Inchi Ya Katanga), also sometimes denoted as the Republic of Katanga, was a breakaway state that proclaimed its independence from Congo-Léopoldville on 11 July under Moise Tshombe, leader of the local Confédération des associations tribales du Katanga (CONAKAT) political party. The new Katangese state did not enjoy full support Capital and largest city: Élisabethville.

Katanga was one of the eleven provinces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo between and , when it was split into the Tanganyika, Haut-Lomami, Lualaba and Haut-Katanga provinces. Between and (during the rule of Mobutu Sese Seko when Congo was known as Zaïre), its official name was Shaba Province.. Katanga's area encompassed , square kilometres Capital: Lubumbashi. Jan 15,  · Read "To Katanga and Back A UN Case History" by Conor Cruise O'Brien available from Rakuten Kobo. Sign up today and get $5 off your first purchase. July The newly independent Congo is hit by the secession of its mineral rich-province Katanga, led by Moïse Tshomb Price: $ Get this from a library! To Katanga and back, a UN case history.. [Conor Cruise O'Brien] -- Presents an autobiographical narrative of the author's experiences as a UN delegate in the Belgian Congo, and specifically in the Independent State of Katanga, as it existed in ca. to under. Late in , this author withdrew, under pressure, from U.N. service and resigned from the Irish Foreign Service ""in order to recover my freedom of speech and action"". His first act on regaining that freedom, and in direct contradiction to the U.N. regulations, was to write an account of his six months in Katanga, as Dag Hammerskjold's representative. His task had been the implementation of.

Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Cruise O’Brien’s version, as peddled in his book To Katanga and Back () deliberately excluded critical events and underplayed his involvement with the operation by implying it was Khiari. Aug 28,  · Buy To Katanga and Back: A UN Case History Main by Conor Cruise O'Brien (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(2). Jan 29,  · And sometimes they would even go back to the same houses. So yesterday when we were checking, we said now, we are going to kill one cat. Tried to fire at one but the cat started reducing, so sir, we will get there [salutes].” And Katanga withdrew all neighbourhood watch groups in Chingola for security reasons.