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The Soviet Union and Africa: The History of the Involvement
The Soviet Union and Africa: The History of the Involvement
By Milene Charles
University Press of America, 1980, 237 pp

The view here is largely from the Kremlin, as the author, a Czech emigré, traces evolving Soviet ideological perspectives on Africa, from Lenin through Stalin and Khrushchev, drawing on sources for the most part antedating the mid-1970s.