Our China-Africa Book Praised

From The Official Blog of Amb. David H. Shinn Sat Dec 29 2012, 10:07:00

Nicolas van de Walle, professor in the Department of Government at Cornell University and book reviewer on Africa for Foreign Affairs magazine, included China and Africa: A Century of Engagement by Joshua Eisenman and me as one of the top three book picks for 2012.

Click here to read van de Walle's comments on our book and his two other selections for 2012.

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