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Algeria : History, People and Political Struggle, Hardback Book

Algeria : History, People and Political Struggle Hardback

Part of the The Contemporary Middle East series


This book starts by covering the birth of Algerian nation (a community connected by a homeland, the Arabic language, and Islam), gives an overview of the country under French colonialism from 1832 to 1962-including the seven-year war for independence, and then tackles the state-building efforts, the elaboration of the socialist economy and its subsequent demise by the early 1990s, the decade-long armed Islamist rebellion, the central role of the military in the political system, and the unfolding efforts at political and economic liberalization and their outcomes.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 208 pages
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Asian history
  • ISBN: 9780415630221



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