If the Young Vic’s new play, A Season in the Congo, has roused your curiosity in the life of Patrice Lumumba – a man whose death was described as “the most important assassination of the twentieth century” – then read Leo Zeiling’s fascinating account of the revolutionary leader’s life in Patrice Lumumba: Africa’s Lost LeaderTo celebrate the launch of the production this week, there will be 50% off this title when purchased during the play’s run. Just enter the code SP67KZ52MH at the checkout between Saturday 6th July and Wednesday 17th August.

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