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Ghana's First Republic, 1960-1966: The Pursuit of the Political Kingdom
Ghana's First Republic, 1960-1966: The Pursuit of the Political Kingdom
By Trevor Jones
Methuen/Barnes & Noble, 1977, 366 pp
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As Jones sees it, Nkrumah's failure flowed most clearly from a colossal ineptitude in management - an inability to get his socialist projects off the ground or to control the massive and venal party apparatus he had created.