Mozambique’s Samora Machel

Mozambique’s Samora Machel

A Life Cut Short

Ohio Short Histories of Africa

by Allen F. Isaacman and Barbara S. Isaacman

Foreword by Albie Sachs

Published by: Ohio University Press

258 pages, 108.00 x 178.00 x 0.00 mm

  • ISBN: 9780821424230
  • Published: September 2020


From his anti-colonial military leadership to the presidency of independent Mozambique, Samora Machel held a reputation as a revolutionary hero to the oppressed. Although killed in a 1987 plane crash, for many Mozambicans his memory lives on as a beacon of hope for the future.