Books written by Richard Bourne

Lula of Brazil

Univ of California Pr | October 1, 2009 | 285 pages
Luiz InÁcio Lula da Silva's dramatic life story has captured the imagination of millions, and his progressive politics have brought hope and excitement to Brazil--and the world. This compelling work is the first major English-language biography of the metalworker who became president of Latin... More Info

Catastrophe: What Went Wrong in Zimbabwe?

September 27, 2011 | 224 pages
No one in 1980 could have guessed that Zimbabwe would become a failed state on such a monumental and tragic scale. In this incisive and revealing book, acclaimed writer Richard Bourne shows how a country which had every prospect of success when it achieved a delayed independence in 1980, became a... More Info