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By Emily Hahn,Cuthbertson

a girl who lived lifestyles on her personal phrases, Hahn used to be an unknown and suffering author whilst Congo Solo used to be released. right here - restored to the shape she had meant - is Hahn's unforgettable narrative, a vibrant, provocative, and every now and then annoying first-hand account of the racism, brutality, sexism, and exploitation that have been way of life realities lower than Belgium's iron-fisted colonial rule.

Until now, the few copies of Congo Solo in circulate have been the adulterated model, which the writer altered after strain from her writer and threats of litigation from the most character's relatives. This variation makes on hand a misplaced treasure of women's shuttle writing that shocks and impresses, whereas laying off important mild at the gender and race politics of the period.

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