Rwanda Bibliography

Items in bold are available in Clackamas County library system.


Adelman, Howard and Astri Suhrke, eds. The Path of a Genocide: the Rwanda Crisis from Uganda to Zaire. New Brunswick, N.J.: Transaction Publishers, 1999.

Carr, Rosamond Halsey. Land of a Thousand Hills: My Life in Rwanda. New York: Viking, 1999.

Cohen, Jared.  One Hundred Days of Silence. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2007.

Dallaire, Roméo. Shake Hands with the Devil: The Failure of Humanity in Rwanda. Toronto: Random House Canada, 2003.

Des Forges, Alison Liebhafsky.  Leave None to Tell the Story: Genocide in Rwanda. New York: Human Rights Watch, 1999.

Dorsey, Learthen. Historical Dictionary of Rwanda. Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1994.

Gourevitch, Philip.  We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will Be Killed with Our Families. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1998.

Hatzfeld, Jean.  Machete Season: The Killers in Rwanda Speak.  New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2005.

Jennings, Christian. Across the Red River: Rwanda, Burundi, and the Heart of Darkness. London: Phoenix, 2001.

Keane, Fergal.  Season of Blood: a Rwandan Journey. London; New York: Viking, 1995.

Nyankanzi, Edward L.  Genocide: Rwanda and Burundi. Rochester, Vt.: Schenkman Books, 1998.

Press, Robert M.  The New Africa: Dispatches From a Changing Continent. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 1999.

Prunier,  Gerard.  Africa's World War: Congo, the Rwandan Genocide, and the Making of a Continental Catastrophe. New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.

Prunier, Gerard.  The Rwanda Crisis: History of a Genocide. New York: New York University Press, 1995.

Scherrer, Christian P.  Genocide and Crisis in Central Africa: Conflict Roots, Mass Violence, and Regional War. Westport, Conn.: Praeger, 2002.

Strauss, David L.  Let There Be Light: The Rwanda Project 1994—1998.  Actar, 1999.

Uvin, Peter.  Aiding Violence: the Development Enterprise in Rwanda. West Hartford, Conn.: Kumarian Press, 1998.



"Ghosts of Rwanda" [DVD].  PBS Video, 2004.

"The Devil Came On Horseback" [DVD].  Docurama, 2007.


"Kinyarwanda" [DVD].  Breaking Glass Pictures, 2012.

"Hotel Rwanda" [DVD].  Metro Goldwyn Mayer Home Entertainment, 2004.

"Beyond the gates" [DVD]. 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2007.

"Sometimes in April" [DVD].  Home Box Office, 2005.

"Rwanda: Hope Rises" [DVD]. Cinesketch Media Group, 2009.