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Exterminate all the brutes” is a searching examination of europe's dark history in africa and the origins of genocide using joseph conrad's heart of darkness. Exterminate all the brutes by sven lindqvist, translated from the swedish by joan tate london: granta books, 1997 isbn 1862070172.
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