My Summer Reading is Heavily Skewed Towards East Asia and Stephen King

Like many people, I’ve been trying to catch up on some recreational reading before the summer ends. I’ve been reading a lot on East Asia, especially China recently. I’m almost done with Deborah Brautigam’s (2009) “The Dragon’s Gift: the Real Story of China in Africa”, which I skimmed through in 2011 for school essays. Brautigam’s main … More My Summer Reading is Heavily Skewed Towards East Asia and Stephen King

Thoughts on Nasir El-Rufai’s “The Accidental Public Servant”

Paperback and kindle editions available on Amazon.com or Amazon.co.uk Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Publication Date: February 2013 ISBN-10: 1481967401 ISBN-13: 978-1481967402 “…to put on record my version of events…” is one of the reasons Nasir El-Rufai puts forward for writing his provocative autobiography, The Accidental Public Servant. It’s a book which could easily tie with … More Thoughts on Nasir El-Rufai’s “The Accidental Public Servant”