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Published: 26 January 2021

352 Pages


ISBN: 9780198843023

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Postcolonial Security

Britain, France, and West Africa's Cold War

Marco Wyss

  • Comparatively assesses the postcolonial security roles of Britain and France in West Africa
  • Draws on extensive research from fourteen archives in Côte d'Ivoire, France, Germany, Ghana, the United Kingdom, and the United States
  • Retraces the decision-making and processes in postcolonial West Africa to uncover African agency in the making of the postcolonial security relationship