AFRICA


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


Mali
Mauritania


Mali


Internet Resources

Inclusion of a link to a web site does not imply endorsement by the Air University Library or the United States Air Force.  All sites last accessed 25 November  2001.

Afriborne Mali.
Available online at: http://www.afribone.com/en/index.html
General information about Malawi.

 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

Anderson, Ewan W. Global Geopoltical Flashpoints: An Atlas of Conflict. London, Stationery Office, 2000. 391 p.
Mali, pp 218-220.
Book call no.: 327.101 A546g

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

Democracy and Development in Mali, edited by R. James Bingen and others. East Lansing, MI, Michigan State University Press, 2000. 380 p.
Book call no.: 966.23 D383

Gates, Henry Louis, Jr. Wonders of the African World. New York, Alfred A. Knopf, 1999. 275 p.
Salt, Gold, and Books: The Road to Timbuktu, pp 108-147.
Book call no.: 960 G259w

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

The Military Balance 2000-2001. London, Oxford University Press for the International Institute for Strategic Studies, 2000. 320 p.
Mali, pp 275-276.
Book call no.: R 355 L847m 2000/2001

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

Christiaensen, Luc and others. Comparing Village Characteristics Derived from Rapid Appraisals and Household Surveys: A Tale from Northern Mali. Journal of Development Studies 37:1-20 February 2001.

Debt-Too Big a Load. African Agenda 4,no.3:8-17 2001.
Looks at the debt of the Western African countries: Cote D'Ivoire, Ghana, Benin, Togo, Senegal, Nigeria, Burkina Faso, and Mali.

Lange, Karen E. Djenne: West Africa's Eternal City. National Geographic 198:100-117 December 2000.

Lee, Norman and Francis, Paul. Integrated Impact Assessment for Sustainable Development: A Case Study Approach. World Development 29:1011-1024 June 2001.

Mali. Military Technology 25:277-278 World Defence Almanac 2000-2001.
Force structure.

Mali: Of Mud and Men. Africa Confidential 42:8 June 15, 2001.
Wonders about elections to be held in Mali.

Mali: Playing the Offside Rule. Africa Confidential 41:5-6 September 15, 2000.
Mali will be holding presidential elections and the African Nations' Cup in 18 months.

Wilson, Andre. New Gold Mine for Mali. West Africa No.4278:27-28 June 4, 2001.


Mauritania


Internet Resources

Inclusion of a link to a web site does not imply endorsement by the Air University Library or the United States Air Force.  All sites last accessed 25 November 2001.

Arab Net.
Available online at: http://www.arab.net/mauritainia/index.html
General information about the countries of Algeria, Comoros, Djibouti, Mauritania, Morocco, Somalia, Sudan, and Tunisia.

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

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

Diplomacy in the Middle East: The International Relations of Regional and Outside Powers, edited by L. Carl Brown. New York, I.B. Tauris Publishers, 2001. 365 p. (Library of International Relations)
Mauritania, pp 299-300.
Book call no.: 327.56 D596

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

The Military Balance 2000-2001. London, Oxford University Press for the International Institute for Strategic Studies, 2000. 320 p.
Mauritania, pp 147-148.
Book call no.: R 355 L847m 2000/2001

Multiparty Democracy and Political Change: Constraints to Democratization in Africa, edited by John Mukum Mbaku and others. Brookfield, CT, Ashgate, 1998. 333 p. (Contemporary Perspectives on Developing Societies)
Structural Adjustment Programs and Democratization in Africa: The Case of Mauritania by John Mukum Mbaku, pp 65-96.
Book call no.: 320.96 M961

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

Documents

Barrie, Larry A. Human Rights in North Africa. Fort Bragg, NC, 4th Psychological Operations Group, May 1999. 26 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 43151-243

Periodicals

Life after Debt. Economist 356:52+ September 23, 2000.
Financial woes in Mauritania.

Mauritania. Military Technology 25:278-279 World Defence Almanac 2000-2001.
Force structure.

Mauritania: Go North, Ould Taya! Africa Confidential 42:5-6 February 9, 2001.
"Domestic concerns take second place as a confident President redraws diplomatic policy."

Simpson, Chris. Courtrooms and Conspiracies. West Africa 4279:20-21 June 11, 2001.
Chebih Cheikh Malainine, the opposition leader has been accused of conspiracy.


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