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Shake Hands with the Devil : The Failure of Humanity in Rwanda

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ISBN-10: 0679311718

ISBN-13: 9780679311713

Edition: 2002

Authors: Romeo Dallaire

List price: $25.95
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On the tenth anniversary of the date that UN peacekeepers landed in Rwanda, Random House Canada is proud to publish the unforgettable first-hand account of the genocide by the man who led the UN mission. Digging deep into shattering memories, General Dallaire has written a powerful story of betrayal, naïveté, racism and international politics. His message is simple and undeniable: “Never again.” When Lt-Gen. Roméo Dallaire received the call to serve as force commander of the UN intervention in Rwanda in 1993, he thought he was heading off on a modest and straightforward peacekeeping mission. Thirteen months later he flew home from Africa, broken, disillusioned and suicidal, having…    
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Book details

List price: $25.95
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Random House of Canada, Limited
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 584
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.25" long x 1.75" tall
Weight: 1.980
Language: English

Preface
Introduction
My Father Told Me Three Things
"Rwanda, that's in Africa isn't it?"
"Check out Rwanda and you're in charge"
Enemies Holding Hands
The Clock Is Ticking
The First Milestones
The Shadow Force
Assassination and Ambush
Easter Without a Resurrection of Hope
An Explosion at Kigali Airport
To Go or To Stay?
Lack of Resolution
Accountants of the Slaughter
The Turquoise Invasion
Too Much, Too Late
Conclusion
Glossary of Names, Places and Terms
Recommended Reading
Index