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Exit the colonel

Ethan Daniel Chorin

Exit the colonel

the hidden history of the Libyan revolution

by Ethan Daniel Chorin

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Published by PublicAffairs in New York [N.Y.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementEthan Chorin
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT236 .C46 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25347170M
    ISBN 109781610391719, 9781610391726
    LC Control Number2012021266

    Grandma Wolf, one of the novel’s antagonists, is technically Tommo ’s great aunt, but she likes to be called “Grandma” instead. Tommo, Charlie, and Big Joe, however, prefer to call her “Grandma Wolf,” because she reminds them of the wolf in Little Red Riding Hood, thanks to her vicious moves in briefly with the Peacefuls when the children are young, and is consistently. What do Colonel Lloyd's slaves call the plantation on which Douglass grows up? and also gives them a chance to leave the fields. What is the monthly food allowance for an adult slave, as chronicled in the book? An adult slave receives eight pounds of pork or fish, an one bushel of corn meal each month.

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In Exit the Colonel, Ethan Chorin, a longtime Middle East scholar and one of the first American diplomats posted to Libya after the lifting of international sanctions, goes well beyond recent reporting on the Arab Spring to link the Libyan uprising to a flawed reform process, egregious human rights abuses, regional disparities, and inconsistent stories spun by Libya and the West to justify the /5(19).

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Exit the Colonel NPR coverage of Exit the Colonel: The Hidden History of the Libyan Revolution by Ethan Chorin. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more. “Exit the Colonel: The Hidden History of the Libyan Revolution is a timely, if rushed, affair For me, it is Gadhafi's erstwhile rehabilitation that is the most intriguing part of the book.” Dirk Vandewalle, professor of government at Dartmouth College and author of A History of Modern Libya.

EXIT THE COLONEL THE HIDDEN HISTORY OF THE LIBYAN REVOLUTION A strongly written book that sheds new light on a still-developing story. 0; Pub Date: Oct. 23, ISBN: Page Count: Publisher: PublicAffairs. Review Posted Online: Sept. 13, Kirkus Reviews Issue: Oct. About the Book - Exit the Colonel: The Hidden History of the Libyan Revolution In "Exit the Colonel," Ethan Chorin, a longtime Middle East scholar and one of the first American diplomats posted to Libya after the lifting of international sanctions, goes well beyond recent reporting on the Arab Spring to link the Libyan uprising to a flawed reform process, egregious human rights abuses.

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