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Tales from the Book Drop: The Sly Company of People Who Care 

As someone who often quite literally judges books by their covers, this particular title and cover jumped out at me: The Sly Company of People Who Care by Rahul Bhattacharya. That title combined with this cover prompted me to read the inside jacket: "A twenty-six-year-old cricket journalist chucks his job in Bombay and arrives in …

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When victims become killers : colonialism, nativism, and the genocide in Rwanda 

Title: When victims become killers : colonialism, nativism, and the genocide in Rwanda  Author :  Mahmood Mamdani Publisher: Princeton, N.J.   Woodstock : Princeton University Press Call number: DT450.435 .M35 2001 From the Publisher: "When we captured Kigali, we thought we would face criminals in the state; instead, we faced a criminal population." So a political commissar in the Rwanda Patriotic Front reflected after the 1994 massacre of …

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