AFRICA


July 2001
Compiled by Joan T. Phillips, Bibliographer
Air University Library
Maxwell AFB, AL


Central African Republic
Chad


Central African Republic


Books

Please note: A call number beginning with "R" denotes a reference book.

Africa 2001, edited by Charles H. Cutter. 36th ed. Harpers Ferry, WV, Stryker-Post Publications, 2001. 273 p.
General information about each country including history.
Book call no.: R 916 D724a 36th ed 2001

Africa Contemporary Record, edited by Colin Legum. New York, Africana Publishing, 2000. 1 vol.
Review of the affairs in each country. See table of contents for pages.
Book call no.: 960 A2584 v.24 1992/94

Africa South of the Sahara 2001. 30th ed. London, Europa Publications, 2001. 1279 p.
For most countries includes: physical and social geography, history, economy, statistical survey, directory and bibliography.
Book call no.: R 916.7 A258 30th ed 2001

Berman, Eric G. and Sams, Katie E. Peacekeeping in Africa: Capabilities and Culpabilities. Geneva, Switzerland United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research, 2000.  540 p.
    Economic Community of Central African States, pp 201-206.
Book call no. 341.584096 B516p

Congressional Budget Justification for Foreign Operations Fiscal Year 2001. Washington, United States. Secretary of State, 2000. 725 p.
For each country lists amount of various types of aid given plus the U.S. interest in that country, and objectives and justification.
Book call no.: R 355.0320973 C749 Fy2002

Jane's Sentinel: Security Assessment: Central Africa 2000. Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2000. 583 p.
Has general information about each country and detailed information about each country's defense.
Book call no.: R 967 J33 2000 Jul-Dec

The Military Balance 2000-2001. London, Oxford University Press for the International Institute for Strategic Studies, 2000. 320 p.
Central African Republic, p 264.
Book call no.: R 355 L847m 2000/2001

Regionalisation in Africa: Integration & Disintegration, edited by Daniel C. Bach. Bloomington IN, Indiana University Press, 1999. 235 p.
Failing Institutions & Shattered Space What Regional Integration in Central Africa? by Marc-Louis Ropivia, pp 129-137.
Book call no.: 320.967 R336

The Statesman's Yearbook: the Politics, Cultures, and Economies of the World 2001, edited by Barry Turner. New York, St. Martin's Press, 2000. 1985 p.
For each country gives information such as history, territory and population, social statistics, constitution and government, recent elections, current administration, defense, international relations, economy, energy and natural resources, trade, communications, social institutions, culture, and diplomatic representatives.
Book call no.: R310 St2 137th ed 2001

UN Peacekeeping: A Documentary Introduction, edited by Michael Bothe and Thomas Dorschel. Boston, Kluwer Law International, 1999. 319 p.
MINURCA United Nations Mission in the Central African Republic, pp 240-144.
Book call no.: 327.117 U54

United States. Dept. of State. World Military Expenditures and Arms Transfers 1998. Washington, GPO, 2000. 208 p.
Book call no.: R 355 A734w 1998

Periodicals

Akpata-Ohohe, Bunmi. CAR: Aid Appeal. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 7:8 July 2001.
The Central African Republic has requested aid for displaced persons from the unsuccessful coup.

CAR: Troubled Times. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 7:8 January 2001.
Growing unrest in the Central African Republic.

Central African Republic. Military Technology 25:267 World Defence Almanac 2000-2001.
Force structure.

Central African Republic. New Internationalist No.335:36 June 2001.
General information about the Central African Republic.

Central African Republic: Plot and Panic. Africa Confidential 42:6-7 June 15, 2001.
"The rebels are beaten but the piece is precarious."

Central African Republic: Saved by the Cash. Africa Confidential 42:3-5 February 9, 2001.
"A quick subsidy helps the Patasse government out of a crisis."

Davies, George O. Ex-Zaire Army Chief Denies CAR Plotting. West Africa No.4286:24-25 July 30, 2001.
Interviews General Baramoto.

Kamara, Jean. Regional Conflict Spreading. West Africa No.4281:20+ June 25, 2001.
Argues that the situation in the Central African Republic is deteriorating.

An Old Coup Hand. Economist 359:48 June 9, 2001.
"The aftermath of an attempted coup is bloody and divisive."

Peace Here Means War Elsewhere. Economist 359:44 June 23, 2001.
Does peace in the Congo mean war in neighboring countries?

Peace Watch 2000: The Year in Review. UN Chronicle 37,no.4:60-68 2000.


Chad


 Books

Please note: A call number beginning with "R" denotes a reference book.

Africa 2001, edited by Charles H. Cutter. 36th ed. Harpers Ferry, WV, Stryker-Post Publications, 2001. 273 p.
General information about each country including history.
Book call no.: R 916 D724a 36th ed 2001

Africa Contemporary Record, edited by Colin Legum. New York, Africana Publishing, 2000. 1 vol.
Review of the affairs in each country. See table of contents for pages.
Book call no.: 960 A2584 v.24 1992/94

Africa South of the Sahara 2001. 30th ed. London, Europa Publications, 2001. 1279 p.
For most countries includes: physical and social geography, history, economy, statistical survey, directory and bibliography.
Book call no.: R 916.7 A258 30th ed 2001

Berman, Eric G. and Sams, Katie E. Peacekeeping in Africa: Capabilities and Culpabilities. Geneva, Switzerland, United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research, 2000. 540 p.
Chad (1979), pp 220-221.
Book call no.: 341.584096 B516p

Congressional Budget Justification for Foreign Operations Fiscal Year 2001. Washington, United States. Secretary of State, 2000. 725 p.
For each country lists amount of various types of aid given plus the U.S. interest in that country, and objectives and justification.
Book call no.: R 355.0320973 C749 Fy2002

Jane's Sentinel: Security Assessment: North Africa 2000. Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2000. 679 p.
Has general information about each country and detailed information about each country's defense.
Book call no.: R 961 J33 2000 Aug-2001 Jan

Jane's Sentinel: Security Assessment: North Africa 2000. Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2000. 657 p.
Has general information about each country and detailed information about each country's defense.
Book call no.: R 961 J33 2000 Feb-Jul

The Military Balance 2000-2001. London, Oxford University Press for the International Institute for Strategic Studies, 2000. 320 p.
Chad, p 265.
Book call no.: R 355 L847m 2000/2001

State Building and Democratization in Africa: Faith, Hope and Realities, edited by Kidane Mengisteab and Cyrill Daddieh. Westport, CT, Praeger, 1999. 292 p.
Ethnicity and Democracy in Congo and Chad (1945-1995) by Mario J. Azevedo, pp 157-182.
Book call no.: 320.967 S747

The Statesman's Yearbook: the Politics, Cultures, and Economies of the World 2001, edited by Barry Turner. New York, St. Martin's Press, 2000. 1985 p.
For each country gives information such as history, territory and population, social statistics, constitution and government, recent elections, current administration, defense, international relations, economy, energy and natural resources, trade, communications, social institutions, culture, and diplomatic representatives.
Book call no.: R310 St2 137th ed 2001

United States. Dept. of State. World Military Expenditures and Arms Transfers 1998. Washington, GPO, 2000. 208 p.
Book call no.: R 355 A734w 1998

 Periodicals

Bleak December. Economist 358:42-43 January 6, 2001.
Problems for President Deby.

Chad. Military Technology 25:267-268 World Defence Almanac 2000-2001.
Force structure.

Chad/Cameroon Oil Pipeline Goes Ahead. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 6:10 December 2000.

Chad: Fraud Storm. Africa Confidential 42:5 June 15, 2001.
"Deby must win back the donors confidence-the people's confidence is another matter."

Chad: Shrinking Lake. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 7:8-9 April 2001.

Davies, George O. Deby's Rule under Threat. West Africa No.4286:23-24 July 30, 2001.

Decision Time for Habre. West Africa No.4265:27 March 5, 2001.
Possible trial for former president Habre.

Djaksam, Themon. Chad. New Internationalist No.328:36 October 2000.
General information about Chad.

Horta, Korinna. Funding Big Oil in the Name of the Poor. Ecologist 30:special section, p 19 September 2000.
"The World Bank hails its support of an African oil project as a model for the future. Given the destruction of will cause, alarm bells should be ringing."

Hotspots! New Internationalist No.335:22-23 June 2001.
Examines oil exploration in Sudan, Chad and Cameroon, and Nigeria.

Inside Chad: The Latest on What the Chad Air Force Is Operating. Air Forces Monthly No.160:70-71 July 2001.

Onishi, Norimitsu and Banerjee, Neela. Chad's Wait for Its Oil Riches May Be Long. New York Times 150:A1 May 16, 2001.

Raeburn, Paul. A Gusher for Everyone? Chad Pipeline Could Help Investors and the Poor. Business Week No.3706:94-96 November 6, 2000.
Oil pipeline from Chad through Cameroon.

Raeburn, Paul. This Clean Oil Deal Is Already Tainted. Business Week No.3731:92 May 7, 2001.
Extraction of oil from Chad.

Svitil, Kathy A. The Lake Vanishes. Discover 22:10 June 2001.
Lake Chad is drying up.


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