Category: HISTORY AFRICA

Sort

showing 1-20 of 122

Image for No Bread for Mandela: Memoirs of Ahmed Kathrada,

No Bread for Mandela: Memoirs of Ahmed Kathrada,

By: A. M. Kathrada

Price: $18.95

Publisher: UNIVERSITY PRESS OF KENTUCKY:

Seller ID: IM471123


View more info

Making of Modern Africa Volume 1: The Nineteenth

By: A.E. AFIGBO

Price: $6.00

Publisher: LONGMAN:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: IM495790


View more info

NAMIBIAN INDEPENDENCE

By: A.W. SINGHAM

Price: $5.00

Publisher: INDEPENDENT PUBLISHERS GROUP:

Seller ID: IM306086


View more info

SOUTH AFRICAN TRAGEDY

By: ALAN PATON

Price: $5.00

Publisher: CHARLES SCRIBNER'S SONS:

Seller ID: IM442763


View more info

WHICH TRIBE DO YOU BELONG TO?

By: ALBERTO MORAVIA

Price: $12.00

Publisher: FARRAR, STRAUS & GIROUX INC.:

Seller ID: IM422400


View more info

RUNNING TO MAPUTO

By: ALBIE SACHS

Price: $7.00

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS TRADE DIVISION:

Seller ID: IM4351


View more info

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

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

By: ALEXANDRA FULLER

Price: $7.00

Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE:

Seller ID: IM104496


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

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

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

By: ALEXANDRA FULLER

Price: $7.50

Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE:

Seller ID: IM104498


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

SCRIBBLING THE CAT

By: ALEXANDRA FULLER

Price: $7.00

Publisher: PENGUIN:

Seller ID: IM323392


View more info

WARRIOR MARKS : FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATIO

By: ALICE WALKER

Price: $8.00

Publisher: HARCOURT BRACE & CO TRADE DEPT:

Seller ID: IM48254


View more info

MIND OF SOUTH AFRICA

By: ALLISTER SPARKS

Price: $7.00

Publisher: ALFRED A. KNOPF:

Seller ID: IM492586


View more info

WALKING WITH ABEL : JOURNEYS WITH THE NO

By: ANNA BADKHEN

Price: $13.98

Publisher: HUDSON STREET PRESS:

Seller ID: IM391298


View more info

Image for AND THEN LIFE HAPPENS

AND THEN LIFE HAPPENS

By: AUMA OBAMA

Price: $16.14

Publisher: PICADOR (MPS):

Seller ID: IM329634


A moving account by Auma Obama about her life in Africa and Europe, and her relationship with her brother, Barack Obama. While her younger brother Barack grew up in the U.S. and Indonesia, Auma Obama's childhood played out at the other end of the world in a remote village in Kenya, the birthplace of the siblings' shared father. Barack and Auma met for the first time in the 1980s, and they built a lasting relationship which lead to travels together in Kenya, research i... View more info

BLACK MAN'S BURDEN : AFRICA AND THE CURS

By: BASIL DAVIDSON

Price: $7.00

Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE:

Seller ID: IM485184


View more info

Image for THEY POURED FIRE ON US FROM THE SKY

THEY POURED FIRE ON US FROM THE SKY

By: BENSON DENG

Price: $7.00

Publisher: PUBLIC AFFAIRS IN PAPER:

Seller ID: IM381958


Benjamin, Alepho, and Benson were raised among the Dinka tribe of Sudan. Their world was an insulated, close-knit community of grass-roofed cottages, cattle herders, and tribal councils. The lions and pythons that prowled beyond the village fences were the greatest threat they knew. All that changed the night the government-armed Murahiliin began attacking their villages. Amid the chaos, screams, conflagration, and gunfire, five-year-old Benson and seven-year-old Benj... View more info

ERITREA AND THE UNITED NATIONS AND OTHER

By: BERE HABTE SELASSIE

Price: $12.00

Publisher: QUARTET BOOKS:

Edition: 1ST

Seller ID: IM317516


DJ and spine are worn slightly at edges View more info

MAKING OF CONTEMPORARY AFRICA

By: BILL FREUND

Price: $7.00

Publisher: INDIANA UNIVERSITY PRESS:

Seller ID: IM58897


View more info

MAKING OF CONTEMPORARY AFRICA

By: BILL FREUND

Price: $8.00

Publisher: INDIANA UNIVERSITY PRESS:

Seller ID: IM58930


View more info

AFRICA

By: BLAINE HARDEN

Price: $6.00

Seller ID: IM263


View more info

WORKING ON THE MARGINS

By: BLAIR A. RUTHERFORD

Price: $6.00

Seller ID: IM403786


This book explores the outer margins of postcolonial culture, state, and economy, where the legacy of white settler modernity still dominates the everyday lives of a largely neglected population. The book is an ethnographic analysis which focuses on more than two million people who live and work on predominantly white-owned farms in Zimbabwe--almost a fifth of the national population. Blair Rutherford traces their lives from the colonial past to the present, while analyz... View more info