Social Sciences  /  International Relations & Foreign Policy
Oil and World Politics Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 280
ISBN: 9781459413443
Pub Date: 10 May 2019
Imprint: Formac-Lorimer
Petroleum is the most valuable commodity in the world and an enormous source of wealth for those who sell it, transport it and transform it for its many uses. As the engine of modern economies and industries, governments everywhere want to assure steady supplies. Without it, their economies would grind to a standstill.
Rwanda Cover
Format: Paperback
Pages: 148
ISBN: 9781921941481
Pub Date: 30 Apr 2016
Series: Australian Army Campaigns Series
In 1994 a group of Australian UN peacekeepers, made up of soldiers and army medical personnel, was sent to Rwanda under a United Nations mandate to help restore order to the war-torn country. These Australians would be exposed to a lack of humanity they were not prepared for and found hard to fathom. On 22nd April 1995, the daily horror and tragedy they had witnessed escalated out of control.