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The Rift

A New Africa Breaks Free

By Alex Perry
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The Rift: A New Africa Breaks Free by Alex Perry

The Rift (2015) is a revealing look at Africa’s emergence as a continent no longer defined by poverty, war, corruption and dependence on the West. Find out how modern farming methods, solar and mobile technologies and new leadership are creating a brighter future for Africa.

  • Investors looking for new opportunities in Africa
  • Travelers who want to visit Africa and learn more about it
  • Those dubious of the idea that Africa is only about war and famine

Alex Perry, a reporter for Time and Newsweek, has traveled extensively in Africa and Asia for the past 15 years. He shares his specialized knowledge about lesser-known parts of the world in his books, which include Falling Off the Edge and Lifeblood.

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