Cross to the Gun : Idi Amin and the Fall of the Uganda Army. First Edition.

By: RWEHURURU, Bernard. AMIN, Idi

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RWEHURURU, Bernard. Cross to the Gun [cover adds : Idi Amin and the Fall of the Uganda Army]. (Kampala) : Monitor, (2002). First Edition. Pp (4),i-v,(3),1-189,i-v,(4),+ 8 pp photos. Maps. 8vo, photo-illustrated blue cardcovers.


Contents :

Part One –
Hard Choice –
Military Training –
Return to Uganda –
Commissioning and Posting.

Part Two –
The 1971 Coup –
The Nsumba Coup Attempt –
Upesi-Upesi –
Escape from the Jaws of Death –
Mechanic to Major –
The Arube Coup –
Transfer to Masaka –
Economic Crimes Tribunal –
Israeli Raid -
The Death of Archbishop Luwum –
Airforce Coup Attempt –
The 1979 War –
Mutukula.

Part Three –
Masaka –
The Coup that Never Was –
Sembabule –
Exile –
Guerilla Warfare –
Mobilization in the Sudan –
Attack on West Nile –
Return to West Nile –
Government in Koboko –
My Wife Visits –
Goma-Zaire –
Trip to Kenya –
Nyamirima –
Kiwanja Forest.

Covers rubbed, short tears to a few leaves, else very good. Scarce. As is. 50.00

Title: Cross to the Gun : Idi Amin and the Fall of the Uganda Army. First Edition.

Author Name: RWEHURURU, Bernard. AMIN, Idi

Categories: 41,

Publisher: Monitor, Kampala, 2002, ISBN:9970411657: 2002

ISBN Number: 9970411657

Seller ID: 88576

Keywords: MILITARY COUP COUPS AFRICA AFRICAN HISTORY ARMY UGANDAN UGANDA,