By Tim Hamilton, David Axe
Joseph Kony is the main risky guerilla chief in sleek African history.
It began with a trip from spirits. In 1991, Kony claimed that religious beings had come to him with directions: he used to be to steer his team of rebels, the Lord’s Resistance military, in a sequence of brutal raids opposed to traditional Ugandan civilians. a long time later, Kony has sown chaos all through vital Africa, kidnapping and terrorizing numerous innocents—especially teenagers. but regardless of an important international outcry, the Kony 2012 circulation, and a world army intervention, the carnage has persisted. Drawn from on-the-ground reporting via warfare correspondent David awl and starkly illustrated via Tim Hamilton, Army of God is the first-ever picture account of the worldwide phenomenon surrounding Kony—from the devastation he has left at the back of to the lengthy crusade to defeat him for good.
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Army of God: Joseph Kony's War in Central Africa by Tim Hamilton, David Axe