AFRICA


July  2002
Compiled by Joan T. Phillips, Bibliographer
Air University Library
Maxwell AFB, AL


Cameroon
Cape Verde

Cameroon


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  Internet Resources

Background Note: Cameroon.. Washington, United States. Dept. of State, May 2002.
Available online at: http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/2822.htm

CIA World Factbook 2001.
Available online at: http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/index.html
General information about each country including a map.

Political Resources on the Net: Africa.
Available online at: http://www.politicalresources.net/africa.htm
Provides political information about each African country.

 Books

2002 Index of Economic Freedom, edited by Gerald P. O'Driscoll, Jr. and others. Washington, Heritage Foundation and Dow Jones, 2002. 428 p.
For each country lists information such as: trade policy, fiscal burden of government, government intervention in the economy, monetary policy, capital flow and foreign investment, banking and finance, wages and prices, property rights, regulation, and black market.
Book call no.: R 330.9 I38 2002

Aerospace Encyclopedia of World Air Forces, edited by David Willis. Westport, CT, AIRtime Publishing, 1999. 320 p.
Cameroon, p 131.
Book call no.: R 358.4003 A252

Africa 2002, edited by Charles H. Cutter. 37th ed. Harpers Ferry, WV, Stryker-Post Publications, 2002. 282 p.
General information about each country including history.
Book call no.: R 916 D724a 37th ed. 2002

Africa's Review 2000. 23rd ed. Saffron Walden, Essex, England, Walden Publishing, 2000. 328 p.
Book call no.: R 960 A25811 23d ed 2000

Africa South of the Sahara 2002. 31st ed. London, Europa, 2001. 1305 p.
Provides detailed information about each country.
Book call no.: R 916.7 A258 31st ed 2002

Countries and Their Cultures. New York, Macmillan Reference USA, 2001. 4 vols.
Book call no.: R 306.03 C855

Jane's World Air Forces, edited by Paul Jackson. Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2002. 551 p.
See contents to locate information about each country.
Book call no.: R 623.746 J33 No. 15 2002 Apr.

Rake, Allen. African Leaders: Guiding the New Millennium. Lanham, MD, Scarecrow Press, 2001. 261 p.
Cameroon: Paul Biya, pp 28-33.
Book call no.: 920.06 R162a

Statesman's Yearbook: The Politics, Cultures and Economies of the World, edited by Barry Turner. New York, Palgrave, 2001. 2057 p.
Information about each country includes: key historical events, territory and population, climate, constitution and government, defense, international relations, economy, energy and natural resources, industry, trade, communications, social institutions, and culture.
Book call no.: R 310 St2 138th ed 2002

Statistical Abstract of the World, edited by Annemarie Muth. 3d ed. Detroit, MI, Gale Research, 1997. 1134 p.
Statistics for each country include geography, demographics, health, human factors, education, science and technology, government and law, labor force, production sectors, manufacturing sector, and finance, economics, and trade.
Book call no.: R 310 S797 1997

Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations. Detroit, MI, Gale Group, 2001. 4 vols.
Provides general information about each country.
Book call no.: R 031 W927 2001 v.2

 Periodicals

Akpata-Ohohe, Bunmi. Nigeria & Cameroon: In Search of Justice. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 8:6 March 2002.
Border dispute between Cameroon and Nigeria.

Azonga, Tikum M. One Nation, Two Problems. New African No.401:14 November 2001.
Cameroon divided by two languages English and French.

Barrett, Lindsay. Legal Challenge to Cameroon Unification. West Africa No.4318:17-19 March 25, 2002.
"Campaigners in the two ex-British provinces of Cameroon, seeking autonomy or independence for that area, have secured a legal judgment in Nigeria ordering the government there to back their petitions."

Cameroon. Military Technology 26:270-271 World Defence Almanac 2001-2002.
Force structure.

Derrick, Jonathan. Felling and Protecting Cameroon's Forests. West Africa No.4324:28-29 May 6, 2002.

Dicklitch, Susan. Failed Democratic Transition in Cameroon: A Human Rights Explanation. Human Rights Quarterly 24:152-176 February 2002.

Engueleguele, M. Public Opinion and Opinion Polls in Cameroon. International Social Science Journal 53:475-487 September 2001.

Firmin-Sellers, Kathryn. Reconstruction of Society: Understanding the Indigenous Response to French and British rule in Cameroon. Comparative Politics 34:43-62 October 2001.

Fostering Women's Participation in Development Through Non-Governmental Efforts in Cameroon. Geographical Journal 167:223+ September 2001.

Georges Banogla. New Statesman 131:42 July 8, 2002.
Publisher, Georges Baongla, arrested in Cameroon.

Guyer, Jane I. Briefing: The Chad-Cameroon Petroleum and Pipeline Development Project. African Affairs 101:109-115 January 2002.

HIV Risk from Bush Meat. New Scientist 173:9 March 30, 2002.
"One in six monkeys eaten as Bushmeat in Cameroon are infected with the simian equivalent of HIV."

Lowry, Richard. Into Africa...and out of OPEC-New Thinking on Oil. National Review 54:29-30 June 17, 2002.
States that the U.S. should begin pursuing new markets for oil including the West African market.

Useem, Jerry. Exxon's African Adventure. Fortune 145:102-106+ April 15, 2002.
Efforts to build an oil pipeline between Chad and Cameroon.

Wright, David. All for the Good of the Great Apes. Mclean's 114:12 September 3, 2001.
Discusses the work of Kerry Bowman on behalf of the great apes of Cameroon.

Yates, Douglas A. and Gary, Ian. Will Kribi Be Another Ogoniland? West Africa No.4324:18-19 May 6, 2002.
Will pipeline cause problems?


Cape Verde 


Internet Resources

Background Note: Cape Verde.. Washington, United States. Dept. of State, December 2001.
Available online at: http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/2835.htm

CIA World Factbook 2001.
Available online at: http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/index.html
General information about each country including a map.

Political Resources on the Net: Africa.
Available online at: http://www.politicalresources.net/africa.htm
Provides political information about each African country.

Books

2002 Index of Economic Freedom, edited by Gerald P. O'Driscoll, Jr. and others. Washington, Heritage Foundation and Dow Jones, 2002. 428 p.
For each country lists information such as: trade policy, fiscal burden of government, government intervention in the economy, monetary policy, capital flow and foreign investment, banking and finance, wages and prices, property rights, regulation, and black market.
Book call no.: R 330.9 I38 2002

Aerospace Encyclopedia of World Air Forces, edited by David Willis. Westport, CT, AIRtime Publishing, 1999. 320 p.
Cape Verde, p 132.
Book call no.: R 358.4003 A252

Africa 2002, edited by Charles H. Cutter. 37th ed. Harpers Ferry, WV, Stryker-Post Publications, 2002. 282 p.
General information about each country including history.
Book call no.: R 916 D724a 37th ed. 2002

Africa's Review 2000. 23rd ed. Saffron Walden, Essex, England, Walden Publishing, 2000. 328 p.
Book call no.: R 960 A25811 23d ed 2000

Africa South of the Sahara 2002. 31st ed. London, Europa, 2001. 1305 p.
Provides detailed information about each country.
Book call no.: R 916.7 A258 31st ed 2002

Countries and Their Cultures. New York, Macmillan Reference USA, 2001. 4 vols.
Book call no.: R 306.03 C855

Jane's World Air Forces, edited by Paul Jackson. Alexandria, VA, Jane's Information Group, 2002. 551 p.
See contents to locate information about each country.
Book call no.: R 623.746 J33 No. 15 2002 Apr.

Rake, Allen. African Leaders: Guiding the New Millennium. Lanham, MD, Scarecrow Press, 2001. 261 p.
Cape Verde: Antonio Mascarenhas Monteiro and Carlos Veiga, pp 39-44.
Book call no.: 920.06 R162a

Statesman's Yearbook: The Politics, Cultures and Economies of the World, edited by Barry Turner. New York, Palgrave, 2001. 2057 p.
Information about each country includes: key historical events, territory and population, climate, constitution and government, defense, international relations, economy, energy and natural resources, industry, trade, communications, social institutions, and culture.
Book call no.: R 310 St2 138th ed 2002

Statistical Abstract of the World, edited by Annemarie Muth. 3d ed. Detroit, MI, Gale Research, 1997. 1134 p.
Statistics for each country include geography, demographics, health, human factors, education, science and technology, government and law, labor force, production sectors, manufacturing sector, and finance, economics, and trade.
Book call no.: R 310 S797 1997

Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations. Detroit, MI, Gale Group, 2001. 4 vols.
Provides general information about each country.
Book call no.: R 031 W927 2001 v.2

 Periodicals

Cape Verde. Military Technology 26:271 World Defence Almanac 2001-2002.
Force structure.


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