A Country StudyBook - 1994
A revision of the work last updated in 1978. Covers conditions in Zaire during the early 1990s under the tottering Mobutu regime. A splendid encyclopedic introduction to the country, with a massive bibliography. A basic work for scholars that is easily accessible to students & (rare) tourists. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : The Division : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 1994.
Edition: 4th ed.
Characteristics: lvii, 394 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
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