King Leopold's Ghost


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  • Hochschild, Adam (1998). King Leopold's Ghost: A Story of Greed, Terror, and Heroism in Colonial Africa. Pan Macmillan. ISBN 0-330-49233-0.
  • Louis, Wm. Roger; Stengers, Jean, eds. (1968). E. D. Morel's History of the Congo Reform Movement. Oxford: Clarendon Press. ISBN 0-19-821644-0.
  • Neier, Aryeh (2012). The International Human Rights Movement: A History. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. ISBN 978-0-691-13515-1.

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