King Leopold's Ghost Podcast Episodes

Written by Adam Hochschild

3 Episodes - 384 pages - ★★★★ - 95 ratings

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36: King Leopold's Ghost [Book Review]

Noire Histoir - February 14, 2019 08:00 - 7 minutes ★★★★★ - 9 ratings
King Leopold's Ghost by Adam Hochschild is the story of how King Leopold II of Belgium used violence and coercion to gain control of the Congo. In this review, I discuss how on a larger scale the book also provides a perspective on how various European powers carved up Africa for their own gain....
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King Leopold's Ghost: A Book Review Discussion With Karl Hezekiah [Bitter Medicine Book Club]

Bitter Medicine Podcast - July 03, 2018 00:02 - 2 hours ★★★★★ - 4 ratings
https://www.bittermedicineblogs.com – On today’s show we have a discussion with Karl Hezekiah, Curator of the Bitter Medicine Book Club, about the June reading “King Leopold’s Ghost” by Adam Hochschild. About the Book: King Leopold's Ghost: A Story of Greed, Terror and Heroism in Colonial A...
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03-King Leopold's Ghost: A Story of Greed, Terror and Heroism in Colonial Africa x Marvin J. Price

Black & Read - August 08, 2017 17:00 - 41 minutes ★★★★★ - 16 ratings
Terry and economic developer Marvin J. Price discuss the atrocities committed by King Leopold II of Belgium in the Congo during their sobering discussion of  King Leopold's Ghost: A Story of Greed, Terror and Heroism in Colonial Africa by  Adam Hochschild. Please leave us a rating and review. ...
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