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With an Ghost A ePUB #180 introduction by award winning novelist Barbara KingsolverIn the late nineteenth century when the great powers in Europe were tearing Africa apart and seizing ownership of land for themselves King Leopold of Belgium took hold of the vast and mostly unexplored territory surrounding the Congo River In his devastatingly barbarous colonization of this area Leopold stole its rubber and iv. Wowan unbelievable and entirely unexpected story that grips you from the fi

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