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The war in Angola-1961.

Views of a Revolt - The Case for Portugal

by Ronald Waring

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Published by Philip Mason (for the Oxford University Press) in Lisbon .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Massacres -- Angola

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT611.7 W37
    The Physical Object
    Pagination69p.
    Number of Pages69
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14272580M


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Osprey’s “Modern African Wars: Angola and Mozambique ” is a The war in Angola-1961. book, but rather concise and thorough overview of Portugal’s three colonial wars post-World War II.

The book has a ton of great information regarding these conflicts that were fought fromand provides great insight into why colonial wars are often the hardest for nations to wage and win/5(8).

Portugal's war in Angola, [Van der Waals, W. S] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Portugal's war in Angola, Author: W. S Van der Waals. The book describes the period until 25 Apriland provides a background for the analysis and comprehension of subsequent and present events in Angola.

The nature and development of the war, with all its tragic repercussions, is also a case study in revolutionary warfare. Mostly they are second hand so imagine my surprise to find a book called “Portugal’s War in Angola ” in Foyle’s, my favourite bookstore in the centre of London.

The author, W. Van der Waals, is interesting because he had personal experience of Angola during the Portuguese Colonial War. The Cann book is an analysis of tactics, organization, and methods of all three Portuguese struggles against de-colonization while this book focuses on Angola.

They are both extremely valuable as they present a little The war in Angola-1961. book conflict(s) which because of Portugal's impoverishment in and through the war present a study of war from a view point wholly alien to the US experience and expectation of war. Portugal was both the first and the last of the great European colonial powers.

For years Portugal had colonies in Africa. Inas liberation movements swept across colonial Africa, the Portuguese flag still flew over vast expanses of territory across the continent/5.

On 4 Februarythe day regarded by the MPLA as the start of its national revolution, the storm broke. Taken unawares by the shock of the uprisings in Angola, and the subsequent bloody Bacongo insurrection on 15 MarchPortugal was to plunge its armed forces, untested since World War I, into an urgent counteroffensive.

In JanuaryAngola, one of Portugal's most thriving. (PDF) Portugal’s War in Angola, By W. VAN Book review. On 4 Februarythe day regarded by the MPLA as the start of its national revolution, the storm broke.

Taken unawares by the shock of the uprisings in Angola, and the subsequent bloody Bacongo insurrection on 15 MarchPortugal was to plunge its armed forces, untested since World War I, into an urgent counteroffensive. Portugal, the first of the European powers to acquire an overseas empire, was also the last to try keeping hold of one, leading to protracted brutal wars in Mozambique, Guinea, and Angola, which, although rarely making headlines, inevitably became entangled in the Cold War.

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The Angolan Civil War (Portuguese: Guerra Civil Angolana) was a civil war in Angola, beginning in and continuing, with interludes, until The war began immediately after Angola became independent from Portugal in November The war was a power struggle between two former anti-colonial guerrilla movements, the communist People's Movement for the Liberation of Angola (MPLA) and the Location: Angola.

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The Baixa de Cassanje revolt is considered the first confrontation of the War of Independence in Angola and the Portuguese Colonial War throughout the colonies (then overseas provinces).

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But if one of the criticisms of the book is that Pawson blows the vinte-sete out of proportion in relation to the millions who died in the war with UNITA, it is because the war has been the only history told about the MPLA; it is the only one that for the party is verifiably “heroic” and moral.

It is in this vein that the issue of numbers. Not surprisingly both authors have known each other for decades, and, in fact Al Venter’s Ashanti Press published the first edition of van der Waals’ book in English in with the title Portugal's War in Angola The authors also make references to, and use, each other’s material – namely photos – in their respective books.

Get this from a library. Portugal's war in Angola, [W S Van der Waals]. The Portuguese Colonial War (Portuguese: Guerra Colonial Portuguesa), also known in Portugal as the Overseas War (Guerra do Ultramar) or in the former colonies as the War of Liberation (Guerra de Libertação), was fought between Portugal's military and the emerging nationalist movements in Portugal's African colonies between and Location: Angola, Guinea-Bissau, and Mozambique.

(I only know one and I never found it to buy). As the Osprey books states it, there is plenty of information in Portuguese but almost nothing in English. I have "Portugal's War in Angola: " from SADF General der Waals, but it's focused on Angola - were the Portuguese Paratroopers even made combat paradrops.

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R Ends 4 May A General Theory of Oblivion is short terrifying tale of the state of post colonial Angola. The only person to find a coherent and morally viable strategy in the midst of the generalized horror is the protagonist, an agoraphobic woman, who chooses not to participate in any way in the affairs of the newly independent nation of Angola/5.

Angola, once the jewel in the crown of the Portuguese colonial empire, has been in the forefront of world news for many years arising from the tragic and bloody civil war that has torn the country apart. Cities and towns have been ravaged, the dead and mutilated bear witness to the savagery of the conflict and the human flotsam of refugees reflects the misery of the uprooted and : E.A.

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3 The designation «Baixa de Cassange» is not an indigenous term, and is used throughout the text to r ; 2 Contrary to most prevalent histories of Angola — academic, official, and colonial — Angola’s armed nationalist struggle appears to have been first launched in Kassanje, preceding the famed prison attack in Luanda on February 4 th, The key Kassanje revolt in northern Malanje Cited by: 2.

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