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Making of Modern Africa Volume 1: The Nineteenth

By: A.E. AFIGBO

Price: $6.00

Publisher: LONGMAN:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: IM495790

ISBN: 0582585082

Condition: VERY GOOD CONDITION


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NAMIBIAN INDEPENDENCE

By: A.W. SINGHAM

Price: $5.00

Publisher: INDEPENDENT PUBLISHERS GROUP:

Seller ID: IM306086

ISBN: 088208206X

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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DON'T LET'S GO TO THE DOGS TONIGHT : AN

By: ALEXANDRA FULLER

Price: $7.50

Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE:

Seller ID: IM104498

ISBN: 0375758992

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


In "Don't Let's Go to the Dogs Tonight, " Alexandra Fuller remembers her African childhood with candor and sensitivity. Though it is a diary of an unruly life in an often inhospitable place, it is suffused with Fuller's endearing ability to find laughter, even when there is little to celebrate. Fuller's debut is unsentimental and unflinching but always captivating. In wry and sometimes hilarious prose, she stares down disaster and looks back with rage and love at the lif... View more info

MIND OF SOUTH AFRICA

By: ALLISTER SPARKS

Price: $7.00

Publisher: ALFRED A. KNOPF:

Seller ID: IM492586

ISBN: 0394581083

Condition: EX LIBRARY GOOD


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AFRICAN SLAVE TRADE

By: BASIL DAVIDSON

Price: $6.00

Publisher: LITTLE BROWN AND COMPANY:

Seller ID: IM83666

ISBN: 0316174386

Condition: FAIR HIGHLIGHTING


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AFRICA

By: BLAINE HARDEN

Price: $6.00

Seller ID: IM263

ISBN: 0006378560

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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TRUE CONFESSIONS OF AN ALBINO TERRORIST

By: BREYTEN BREYTENBACH

Price: $7.00

Publisher: FABER & FABER INC.:

Seller ID: IM504962

ISBN: 0571136168

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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IMPERIAL RECKONING: THE UNTOLD STORY OF

By: CAROLINE ELKINS

Price: $8.50

Publisher: HOLT, HENRY AND COMPANY INC.:

Seller ID: IM473884

ISBN: 0805080015

Condition: VERY GOOD CONDITION


A major work of history that for the first time reveals the violence and terror at the heart of Britain's civilizing mission in Kenya As part of the Allied forces, thousands of Kenyans fought alongside the British in World War II. But just a few years after the defeat of Hitler, the British colonial government detained nearly the entire population of Kenya's largest ethnic minority, the Kikuyu-some one and a half million people. The compelling story of the system... View more info

PENGUIN ATLAS OF AFRICAN HISTORY

By: COLIN MCEVEDY

Price: $7.00

Publisher: PENGUIN:

Seller ID: IM41678

ISBN: 0140510834

Condition: VERY GOOD CONDITION


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MAASAI : PEOPLE OF CATTLE

By: DAVID ANDERSON

Price: $5.00

Publisher: CHRONICLE BOOKS:

Seller ID: IM278505

ISBN: 0811808319

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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BAREFOOT OVER THE SERENGETI

By: DAVID READ

Price: $6.00

Publisher: UNKNOWN PUBLISHER:

Seller ID: IM458424

ISBN: 1199431087

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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SOUTH OF HAUNTED DREAMS

By: EDDY L. HARRIS

Price: $8.00

Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER:

Seller ID: IM205514

ISBN: 0671748963

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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ELIZABETH OF TORO : ODYSSEY OF AN AFRICA

By: ELIZABETH NYABONGO

Price: $6.00

Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER:

Seller ID: IM204233

ISBN: 0671673963

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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WRETCHED OF THE EARTH

By: FRANTZ FANON

Price: $15.20

Publisher: GROVE/ATLANTIC:

Seller ID: IM264304

ISBN: 0802141323

Condition: NEW


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Shattered Dreams?: An Oral History of the South A

By: GERALD M. OPPENHEIMER

Price: $8.00

Publisher: OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS:

Seller ID: IM490669

ISBN: 0195307305

Condition: VERY GOOD CONDITION


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LED BY FAITH

By: IMMACULEE ILIBAGIZA

Price: $24.95

Publisher: HAY HOUSE INC.:

Seller ID: IM498606

ISBN: 1401918875

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


For three months in the spring of 1994, the African nation of Rwanda descended into one of the most vicious and bloody genocides the world has ever seen. Immaculee Ilibagiza, a young university student, miraculously survived the savage killing spree that left most of her family, friends, and a million of her fellow citizens dead. Immaculee's remarkable story of survival was documented in her first book, " Left to Tell: Discovering God Amidst the Rwandan Holocaust."In "Le... View more info

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LONG WAY GONE : MEMOIRS OF A BOY SOLDIER

By: ISHMAEL BEAH

Price: $12.35

Publisher: FARRAR, STRAUS & GIROUX, INC.:

Seller ID: IM100746

ISBN: 0374531269

Condition: NEW


""My new friends have begun to suspect I haven't told them the full story of my life."Why did you leave Sierra Leone?""Because there is a war.""You mean, you saw people running around with guns and shooting each other?""Yes, all the time.""Cool."I smile a little."You should tell us about it sometime.""Yes, sometime."""This is how wars are fought now: by children, hopped-up on drugs and wielding AK-47s. Children have become soldiers... View more info

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LONG WAY GONE : MEMOIRS OF A BOY SOLDIER

By: ISHMAEL BEAH

Price: $6.00

Publisher: FARRAR, STRAUS & GIROUX, INC.:

Seller ID: IM492467

ISBN: 0374531269

Condition: VERY GOOD CONDITION


""My new friends have begun to suspect I haven't told them the full story of my life."Why did you leave Sierra Leone?""Because there is a war.""You mean, you saw people running around with guns and shooting each other?""Yes, all the time.""Cool."I smile a little."You should tell us about it sometime.""Yes, sometime."""This is how wars are fought now: by children, hopped-up on drugs and wielding AK-47s. Children have become soldiers... View more info

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LONG WAY GONE : MEMOIRS OF A BOY SOLDIER

By: ISHMAEL BEAH

Price: $11.00

Publisher: FARRAR, STRAUS & GIROUX, INC.:

Seller ID: IM494506

ISBN: 0374105235

Condition: VERY GOOD CONDITION


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LONG WAY GONE : MEMOIRS OF A BOY SOLDIER

By: ISHMAEL BEAH

Price: $6.00

Publisher: FARRAR, STRAUS & GIROUX, INC.:

Seller ID: IM472763

ISBN: 0374531269

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


""My new friends have begun to suspect I haven't told them the full story of my life."Why did you leave Sierra Leone?""Because there is a war.""You mean, you saw people running around with guns and shooting each other?""Yes, all the time.""Cool."I smile a little."You should tell us about it sometime.""Yes, sometime."""This is how wars are fought now: by children, hopped-up on drugs and wielding AK-47s. Children have become soldiers... View more info

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PORTRAIT WITH KEYS : THE CITY OF JOHANNE

By: IVAN VLADISLAVIC

Price: $7.50

Publisher: NORTON W.W. & COMPANY, INC.:

Seller ID: IM475930

ISBN: 0393335402

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


This dazzling portrait of Johannesburg is one of the most haunting, poetic pieces of reportage about a metropolis since Suketu Mehta s Maximum City. Through precisely crafted snapshots, Ivan Vladislavic observes the unpredictable, day-today transformation of his embattled city: the homeless using manholes as cupboards, a public statue slowly cannibalized for scrap. Most poignantly he charts the small, devastating changes along the postapartheid streets: walls grow higher... View more info

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WE ARE ALL THE SAME : A STORY OF A BOY'S

By: JIM WOOTEN

Price: $6.50

Publisher: PENGUIN:

Seller ID: IM45580

ISBN: 0143035991

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


"Wooten has pulled off something close to miraculous... and touched the face of HIV/AIDS with compassion and humanity. --Alexandra Fuller, Chicago Tribune"This is a book not to be missed." --People"Amazing and tender... in this special book Wooten] brings home the tragedy of AIDS." --Liz Smith, New York Post"Wooten rightly disregards journalistic distance and writes himself into the work, making it read like a contemplative literary memoir." --Time Out New Y... View more info

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ENOUGH MOMENT

By: JOHN PRENDERGAST

Price: $7.50

Publisher: ALFRED A. KNOPF:

Seller ID: IM66487

ISBN: 0307464822

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


Had Enough? Join activists, organizations, and celebrities to fight human rights crimes in Africa. Human rights activist John Prendergast and Oscar-nominated actor Don Cheadle bring us an empowering and hopeful new book, as they reveal the steps being taken by engaged citizens--"Upstanders"--famous and unknown, here and abroad, to combat genocide, rape, and child soldierdom in Africa, and show how you can be a part of the movement. Learn how a high school stu... View more info

BEGGAR YOUR NEIGHBOURS : APARTHEID POWER

By: JOSEPH HANLON

Price: $10.00

Publisher: INDIANA UNIVERSITY PRESS:

Seller ID: IM58920

ISBN: 0253331315

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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DARFUR : A SHORT HISTORY OF A LONG WAR

By: JULIE FLINT

Price: $7.50

Publisher: MPS:

Seller ID: IM403793

ISBN: 1842779508

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


The humanitarian tragedy in Darfur has stirred politicians, Hollywood celebrities and students to appeal for a peaceful resolution to the crisis. Beyond the horrific pictures of sprawling refugee camps and lurid accounts of rape and murder lies a complex history steeped in religion, politics, and decades of internal unrest. "Darfur" traces the origins, organization and ideology of the infamous Janjawiid and other rebel groups, including the Sudan Liberation Army and ... View more info