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EXPOSITION: ART SENEGALAIS D'AUJOURD'HUI

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1974
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Paris: Galeries Nationales du Grand Palais, 1974 Book. Very Good. Soft cover. First Edition. 87 pages, beautifully illustrated art exposition catalogue from the artists of the West African nation of Senegal. Foxing on the endpapers..
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GREAT MOTHER FOREST

by Attilio Gatti

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First Edition
Published
1937
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Hardcover
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1937 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. Very nice copy of this illustrated, 335 pages of observations of the author's in the Belgian Congo..
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Dr. Schweitzer of Lambarene

by Cousins, Norman

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First Edition
Published
1960
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Hardcover
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NY: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1960 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. Story of the great missionary doctor, illustrated with many photographs. Dust jacket has a vinyl-type covering affixed to it, and this covering is faded and soiled..
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Arab Politics: The Search for Legitimacy

by Michael C. Hudson

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First Edition
Published
1977
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Hardcover
ISBN
9780300020434
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New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1977 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. A "systematic comparative analysis of political behavior throughout the entire Arab world, from Morocco to Kuwait". 434 pages..
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The Politics of Social Change in the Middle East and North Africa

by Manfred Halpern

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First Edition
Published
1963
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Paperback
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Santa Monica, CA: The Rand Corporation, 1963 Book. Good. Soft cover. First Edition. September 1963, R-417-PR - a report prepared for United States Air Force Project Rand. 431 pages, fold-out map. Inked over name on front cover, exterior fading..
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Special Warfare Area Handbook for Guinea

by Special Operations Research Office; George L. Harris, Chairman

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Limited First Edition
Published
1961
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Paperback
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Washington, DC: Department of the Army, 1961 Book. Very Good. Soft cover. Limited First Edition. Copy number 191 of 2000 copies. Prepared by the Foreign Areas Studies Division. "Presents sociological, economic, political, and military background information essential to the understanding of the likes, dislikes, attitudes, and human strengths and weaknesses of the target group." 534 pages. … Read more about this item
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New African Literature and the Arts, Volume I - SIGNED

by Edited by Joseph Okpaku

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First Edition
Published
1970
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Hardcover
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New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, 1970 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. DATED, INSCRIBED & SIGNED BY AUTHOR. First Edition. DATED, INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the Editor on the flyleaf. Includes essays, poetry, short stories, and writings on drama and films, music and dance, and art. 359 pages; includes biographical sketches of the authors..
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Black Review 1974/75

by Thoko Mbanjwa, Editor

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First Edition
Published
1975
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Paperback
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9780869860410
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South Africa: Black Community Programmes, 1975 Book. Very Good. Soft cover. First Edition. Writings about the black experiences of the mid-1970's in South Africa - government created political bodies, arrests and detentions, political trials, black organisations, black consciousness, education for blacks, black labour, sport, arts and entertainment, and Namibia. Minor wear, some rub marks, inked name on flyleaf.
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David Livingstone and the Victorian Encounter with Africa

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First Edition
Published
1996
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Hardcover
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9781855141773
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London: National Portrait Gallery, 1996 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. Beautifully illustrated "new account of the life and times of this celebrated Victorian, from his humble birth and childhood in Lanarkshire to his remarkable journeys across the African continent"..
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Kidnapped - REVIEW COPY

by Dortzbach, Karl and Debbie

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Edition
Review Copy
Published
1975
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Hardcover
ISBN
9780060619756
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NY: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1975 Book. Very Good +. Hardcover. Review Copy. REVIEW COPY of this compelling real life story of the kidnapping of a pregnant American missionary nurse by the Eritrean Liberation Front in Ethiopia in 1974. Written by the nurse herself and her husband - packed with emotion, personal struggle, and faith. Illustrated. Minor… Read more about this item
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The Historical Monuments of South Africa

by Oberholster, J. J.

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First Edition
Published
1972
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Hardcover
ISBN
9780620001922
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Cape Town, South Africa: The Rembrandt van Rijn Foundation for Culture, 1972 Book. Very Good -. Hardcover. First Edition. Coffee-table style, well illustrated "picture of more than 370 historical monuments throughout the Republic". 354 pages. Slight musty odor..
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The Life and Times of the Right Honourable Cecil John Rhodes, 1853-1902 - Volume II (2)

by Michell, The Honourable Sir Lewis

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First Edition
Published
1910
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Hardcover
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New York and London: Mitchell Kennerley, 1910 Ex-Library. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. Volume Ii of this biography of Cecil John Rhosde - the 19th century British mining magnate, and politician in southern Africa who served as Prime Minister of the Cape Colony from 1890 to 1896. An ardent believer in British imperialism, Rhodes and his British South Africa Company founded… Read more about this item
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The Moon to Play With - A Novel of Africa

by Wiles, John

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First American Edition
Published
1955
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Hardcover
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NY: The John Day Co., 1955 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. "The heart-rending story of loyal, good-humored Pinto, a South African Negro youth engulfed by white civilization." 247 pages. Top inside flap of dust jacket has the corner clipped..
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In Darkest Africa; or the Quest, Rescue and Retreat of Emin Governor of Equatoria (In Two Volumes)

by Henry M. Stanley

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Published
1890
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1890 Book. Good. Hardcover. Two volume set. Lacks rear pocket maps. Musty smell, rub marks, scuffs and edge wear. Slightly cocked bindings..
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In Darkest Africa; or the Quest, Rescue, and Retreat of Emin Governor of Equatoria, Vol. II

by Henry M. Stanley

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1891
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1891 Book. Good. Hardcover. "With two steel engravings, and one hundred and fifty illustrations and maps." Volume 2 only. Rear pocket map has wear and chips on folds and corners. Normal to moderate book wear..
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Lake Ngami; or, Explorations and Discoveries during Four Years' Wanderings in the Wilds of South Western Africa

by Andersson, Charles John

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First English Edition
Published
1857
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Hardcover
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New York and London: Dix, Edwards & Co. / Hurst & Blackett, 1857 Book. Very Good -. Hardcover. First English Edition. Mid-19th century "narrative of explorations and discoveries in the wilds of the Southwestern part of Africa" during two expeditions between 1850 and 1854. The expeditions were in the countries of Damaras (Namibia), the area of the Ovambo peoples,… Read more about this item
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The Economics of African Development

by Kamarck, Andrew M.

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Paperback Edition
Published
1971
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Paperback
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NY, Washington, London: Praeger Publishers, 1971 Book. Good. Soft cover. Paperback Edition. Cover has edge-curling and a small tear on the rear cover. "Authoritative study which deals with virtually every factor bearing on the economic well-being of the African nations.". .
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Africa Yesterday and Today

by Clark D. Moore and Ann Dunbar (Editors)

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Paperback Edition
Published
1968
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Paperback
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NY: Bantam Books, 1968 Book. Good. Soft cover. Paperback Edition. Pages are age-toned; minor wear. "The turbulent story of a continent and its people", with over 75 selections by world-renowned authorities and African leaders..
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A History of Postwar Africa

by Hatch, John

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Paperback Edition
Published
1965
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Paperback
ISBN
9781125378861
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NY and Washington, DC: Frederick A. Praeger, Publishers, 1965 Book. Very Good -. Soft cover. Paperback Edition. Cover has light rubmarks. The story of the African continent in the Post World War II period, a period of political revolution following the cessation of European imperialism. 432 pages..
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Prinsloo of Prinsloosdorp: A Tale of Transvaal Officialdom

by Erasmus, Sarel

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Published
1899
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London and South Africa: H. MacLeav, 1899 Book. Fair. Soft cover. "Being incidents in the life of a Transvaal official, as told by his son-in-law". From the South African Series. Cover has significant foxing, light wear, previous owner's name on top of front cover; pages are lightly age-toned..
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