Sierra Leone

The Changing Character of War, Edited by Hew Strachan and Sibylle Scheipers. Oxford ; New York: Oxford University Press, 2014.
Forna, Aminatta. The Memory of Love. New York: Grove Press, 2011.
Richards, Paul. "New War: An Ethnographic Approach." In No Peace, No War: The Anthropology of Contemporary Armed Conflicts, edited by Paul Richards, 1-21. Athens, OH ; Oxford, UK: Ohio University Press ; J. Currey, 2005.
Virgo, Clement. The Book of Negroes. Canada, United States: CBC, BET, 2015.

This fictional story is based on real-life events and derives from the Book of Negroes, a historical document that lists over 3,000 Black Loyalists who settled in Nova Scotia after escaping slavery through their loyalty to the British Army during the American Revolutionary War. 

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