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The Press of Africa: Persecution and Perseverence
The Press of Africa: Persecution and Perseverence
By Frank Barton
Africana, 1979, 304 pp.

Many years' tenure with the press of Africa, a long memory for anecdote and an admiration-without edge-for journalistic courage enliven this chatty, informative account of Africa's journalists, constrained but not quenched by their state-controlled media.