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Dissecting the Jammeh tyranny

Dissecting the Jammeh tyranny

The Gambia under AFPRC-APRC Rule, 1994-2008, Abdoulaye Saine, Lexington Books, 2010. Professor Saine has been in the forefront of the fight to end...
The Power of - I Am Not Your N...

The Power of - I Am Not Your Negro

Friday, June 09, 2017
Raoul Peck’s documentary brings to life James Baldwin’s urgent ideas about race in America, and documents a large part of the civil-rights movement. ...
ON A CAMEL MOVING FORWARD IN T...

ON A CAMEL MOVING FORWARD IN TIME

Friday, June 02, 2017
LEO AFRICANUS By Amin Maalouf Book review by ANTON SHAMMAS In 1992, when the New World celebrated the 500th anniversary of Christopher Columbus’s...
ON A CAMEL MOVING FORWARD IN T...

ON A CAMEL MOVING FORWARD IN TIME

Friday, May 19, 2017
LEO AFRICANUS By Amin Maalouf. Book review by ANTON SHAMMAS In 1992, when the New World celebrated the 500th anniversary of Christopher...
Book Review: Seeds of History ...

Book Review: Seeds of History The expertise of African slaves in growing rice played a crucial role in the American South. DREW GILPIN FAUST

Friday, May 12, 2017
In low-country South Carolina, American slavery assumed a distinctive form, one that has captured the attention of generations of historians. Between...
BOOK REVIEW: A Merciless Place...

BOOK REVIEW: A Merciless Place: The Lost Story of Britain’s Convict Disaster in Africa,

Friday, May 05, 2017
Reviewed byMichael Bellesiles By Emma Christopher It is a rare pleasure to review a book that will appeal not only to the specialist in the field,...
BOOK REVIEW: Lawyers as non-go...

BOOK REVIEW: Lawyers as non-governance leaders

Friday, April 28, 2017
We Are Called To Leadership: the ensuring responsibility of lawyers, Fafa Edrissa M’bai, Fulladu Publishers, 35 pages Gambian legal luminary and...
How Nasty rulers steal our wea...

How Nasty rulers steal our wealth and make us poor

Friday, April 21, 2017
The Looting Machine, warlords, tycoons, smugglers and the systematic theft of Africa’s wealth, Tom Burgis, Collins, 2016, 324 pages This book...
BOOK REVIEW: The rise of the t...

BOOK REVIEW: The rise of the terrorist group ISIS

Friday, March 31, 2017
Black Flags: the rise of ISIS, Joby Warrick, Transworld Books, 2015 Be warned reader: this book can make you sick! Why? Because it describes in...
BY: BAKARY SANYANG Director of...

BY: BAKARY SANYANG Director of Bibliographic Services The Gambia National Library Service Authority (GNLSA)

Friday, March 24, 2017
Book Title: IN SEARCH OF KNOWLEDGE AND SELF-DEVELOPMENT Author: Muhammad IS. Gassama 18th March 2017, UTG Law Faculty, MDI Road This book is a...
Book Review: Fatou fetch the w...

Book Review: Fatou fetch the water

Friday, March 24, 2017
Neil Griffiths -Red Robin 2010 This brightly coloured and cheerful picture book tells the story of what happens when Fatou, daughter of the...
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