Congo Solo by Emily Hahn,Cuthbertson PDF

By Emily Hahn,Cuthbertson

a girl who lived lifestyles on her personal phrases, Hahn used to be an unknown and suffering author while Congo Solo used to be released. right here - restored to the shape she had meant - is Hahn's unforgettable narrative, a vibrant, provocative, and every now and then nerve-racking first-hand account of the racism, brutality, sexism, and exploitation that have been lifestyle realities below Belgium's iron-fisted colonial rule.

Until now, the few copies of Congo Solo in movement have been the adulterated model, which the writer altered after strain from her writer and threats of litigation from the most character's relations. This variation makes to be had a misplaced treasure of women's trip writing that shocks and impresses, whereas laying off important gentle at the gender and race politics of the period.

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