IN THE REVIEW

Angola: A Story of Stupidity

The Angolan Revolution Volume II: Exile Politics and Guerrilla Warfare (1962-1976)

by John A. Marcum

In Search of Enemies: A CIA Story

by John Stockwell
In June 1975, Professor John Marcum—then president of the African Studies Association and the leading American expert on Angola—warned the African Subcommittee of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee against American intervention in the Angolan civil war. “The most important thing the American Government can do in Angola,” he cautioned, “is …