3 edition of Resilience of a nation found in the catalog.
Resilience of a nation
Frank K. Rusagara
Includes bibliographical references (p. 214-218) and index.
|Statement||Frank K. Rusagara with Gitura Mwaura and Gérard Nyirimanzi.|
|Contributions||Mwaura, Gitura., Nyirimanzi, Gérard.|
|LC Classifications||DT450.28 .R87 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxi, 221 p. :|
|Number of Pages||221|
|LC Control Number||2009314258|
ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxi, pages: illustrations, map, portraits ; 21 cm: Contents: Ku-aanda: the formation and growth of the Rwandan pre-colonial state --The Rwandan monarchy (Ubwami) --The traditional Rwandan military: Ingabo z'u Rwanda --King Kigeri IV Rwabugiri (): the end of Ku-aanda and the advent of colonialism . Everything for Everyone is a book about the past, present and future of the cooperative movement and how it intersects with the revival of the commons. Available from Nation Books, an imprint of Perseus Books, LLC, a subsidiary of Hachette Book Group, Inc. Tags: building resilient societies, cooperatives, new economy. Resilience is a.
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