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  • Published: New York : Hyperion, 2012.
  • Year Published: 2012
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Description: 378 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
  • Language: English
  • Format: Book

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  • 9781401324179
  • 1401324177


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Bright lights, no city : an African adventure on bad roads with a brother and a very weird business plan

by Alexander, Max, 1957-

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Call number: 381.456 Al

Available Copies: Downtown 2nd Floor

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The gong-gong man -- Africa is still on fire -- The Horn of Africa -- Downside -- Tiger by the tail -- Where the big men live -- A million tiny mosquito bites -- Power power -- Willy Loman in the Casbah -- A cultural design -- Skin in the game -- Paint it green -- Motor city -- How to make money -- Charging.

A journalist shares his experiences with his entrepreneur brother in Ghana, West Africa, where they set out with a strange business plan to create a for-profit enterprise to empower Africa's poor as modern consumers.

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