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Of the various pathways out of empire, why did African leaders persist with the person who ended in the countryside, whose hazards have been well-known by means of Africans within the Forties and 50s? Frederick Cooper revisits an extended background within which Africans have been empire-builders, the items of colonization, and members in occasions that gave upward thrust to worldwide capitalism.

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