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The Wonga Coup Guns, Thugs, and a Ruthless Determination to Create Mayhem in an Oil-rich Corner of Africa (Paperback)

Author:  Adam Roberts
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Format: Paperback
ISBN-10: 1586485008
ISBN-13: 9781586485009
Sku: 204190514
Publish Date: 9/1/2007
Dimensions:  (in Inches) 8H x 5L x 1T
Pages:  303
Age Range:  NA
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Roberts investigates why in 2004, the tiny, oil-rich African nation of Equatorial Guinea became the target of a group of salty British, South African and Zimbabwean mercenaries, traveling on an American-registered ex-National Guard plane.
In THE WONGA COUP, a group of European businessmen decide to raise funds so that an army of mercenaries can take over a relatively small, but oil-rich, country in West Africa. This true story of a bold, and ultimately failed, 2004 plot to seize Equatorial Guinea includes a colorful cast of corrupt players on both sides, including the country's dictator, Macias Nguema, and the leader of the coup, Simon Mann, a British adventurer and aristocrat. Author Adam Roberts also follows the trail higher up, implicating government officials and corporations in this tale of modern-day piracy gone wrong.

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