WORLD WAR II

Sub-Saharan Africa

Fedorowich, Kent. "German Espionage and British Counter-Intelligence in South Africa and Mozambique, 1939-1944." Historical Journal 48, no. 1 (2005): 209-230.

Furlong, Patrick. "Allies at War? Britain and the 'South African Front' in the Second World War." Suid-Afrikaanse Historiese Joernaal: South African Historical Journal 54 (2005): 16-29.

Harrison, Edward D.R. "British Subversion in French East Africa, 1941-42: SOE's Todd Mission." English Historical Review 114 (Apr. 1999): 339-369.

Lawler, Nancy Ellen. Soldiers, Airmen, Spies, and Whisperers: The Gold Coast in World War II. Athens, OH: Ohio University Press, 2002.

From publisher: "The importance of the Gold Coast to the Allied war effort necessitated the creation of elaborate propaganda and espionage networks, the activities of which ranged from rumor-mongering to smuggling and sabotage. The London-based Special Operations Executive moved into West Africa, where it worked closely with de Gaulle's Free French Intelligence. Lawler presents a vivid account of SOE's major triumph--masterminding the migration of a substantial part of the Gyaman people from Vichy Côte d'Ivoire to the Gold Coast."

Laxalt, Robert. A Private War: An American Code Officer in the Belgian Congo. Reno, NV: University of Nevada Press, 1998.

Kruh, Cryptologia 24.1, says that this "lively memoir" recalls the author's service "in a remote outpost where a secret war was being fought for control" of the Congo's uranium mine and its ore. This "is a compelling account of one of the war's least-known but important theaters -- the disease-ridden jungles of Equatorial Adrica."

Miller, Dawn M. "'Raising the Tribes': British Policy in Italian East Africa, 1938-41." Journal of Strategic Studies 22, no. 1 (Mar. 1999): 96-123

Shirreff, David. Bare Feet and Bandoliers: Wingate, Sandford, the Patriots and the Part They Played in the Liberation of Ethiopia. London: Ratcliffe, 1995.

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