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Every Hill a Burial PlaceThe Peace Corps Murder Trial in East Africa

Every Hill a Burial Place: The Peace Corps Murder Trial in East Africa

Peter H. Reid

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780813179988
eISBN:
9780813179995
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813179988.001.0001
Subject:
History, World Modern History

In 1966, the Peace Corps and Tanzania, both newly established, faced a major international crisis when a Peace Corp volunteer was to be tried in Tanzania on a charge of murdering his wife, also a ... More

Liberty Brought Us HereThe True Story of American Slaves Who Migrated to Liberia

Liberty Brought Us Here: The True Story of American Slaves Who Migrated to Liberia

Susan E. Lindsey

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780813179339
eISBN:
9780813179353
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813179339.001.0001
Subject:
History, World Modern History

Liberty Brought Us Here: The True Story of American Slaves Who Migrated to Liberia is a narrative nonfiction book that tells the compelling story of four adults and twelve children from southwestern ... More

Revolutionary PairsMarx and Engels, Lenin and Trotsky, Gandhi and Nehru, Mao and Zhou, Castro and Guevara

Revolutionary Pairs: Marx and Engels, Lenin and Trotsky, Gandhi and Nehru, Mao and Zhou, Castro and Guevara

Larry Ceplair

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780813179193
eISBN:
9780813179445
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813179193.001.0001
Subject:
History, World Modern History

Bucking the current trend of explaining revolutions via impersonal forces, this book argues that without revolutionary personalities revolutions would not occur. The great revolutionaries of the past ... More

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