The Rwanda Crisis

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Journalist and Africa scholar Gérard Prunier offers an up-date-up historical perspective that Western readers need in order to fathom how the brutal massacre of 800,000 Rwandese came to pass. With a new chapter bringing its analysis up to the present, The Rwanda Crisis probes how the genocidal events in Rwanda were part of a deadly logic – a plan that served central political and economic interests – rather than a result of primordial tribal hatred, a notion often invoked by the media to dramatize the fighting.