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South Sudan’s new vice-president: Battles Fought and the Secrecy of Diplomacy

You used to be able to buy James Wani Igga’s book at the Juba airport newspaper kiosk. Perhaps you still can. Southern Sudan: Battles Fought and the Secrecy of Diplomacy is the kind of 400 page war memoir that includes anecdotes of the Third Punic War (p57, 149 – 146 BC, Wani tells us) as well as more contemporary descriptions of Wani’s adventures during the second civil war: Continue reading