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Tales Told to an African King

By: Harman, Humphrey

Price: $11.21

Publisher: London, Hutchinson Junior Books: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 129122

Condition: Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; binding tight. Small stains on a few pages. 128 pages. Black and white illustrations. The author lived in Kenya and Zambia and retells native stories from East Africa. 18 stories, including the immortal "Abanganga and the Witch," which every school child should know. Approx. 6th grade level. View more info

The Stratigraphic History of Africa South of the Sahara

By: Haughton, S.H.

Price: $10.76

Publisher: N.Y., Hafner Publishing Co.: 1963

Edition: Ex-Libris

Seller ID: 097341

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. View more info

Gathering In The Names: A Journey Into The Land Of African Gods

By: Hill, Michael

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Woodstock, CT, Spring Journal: 2002

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 116545

ISBN: 188267023X

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Inscribed by author on the title page. View more info

Image for Bilder Fur Afrika: Eine Aktion Gegen Hunger & Apartheid Bilder Und Objekte Von 250 Kunstlern Aus 29 Landern = Pictures for Africa a Message against Famine and Apartheid Pictures and Objects from 250 Artists of 29 Countries

Bilder Fur Afrika: Eine Aktion Gegen Hunger & Apartheid Bilder Und Objekte Von 250 Kunstlern Aus 29 Landern = Pictures for Africa a Message against Famine and Apartheid Pictures and Objects from 250 Artists of 29 Countries

By: Husel, Hans;Mannebach, Wolfgang

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Organisationskomitee Bilder fur Afrika, gegen Hunger und Apartheid,: 1987

Seller ID: 121183

ISBN: 3925381104

Condition: Very Good


Exhibition catalog. Previous owner's sticker on cover. Approx. 200 pages. View more info

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Closeup: Lessons in the Art of Seeing African Sculpture from an American Collection and the Horstmann Collection

By: Jerry L. Thompson; Susan Vogel

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Center for African Art: 1990

Seller ID: 143511

ISBN: 0945802080

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with very light wear to covers only: no creases on covers or spine. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 194 pages with a great many full page, full color plates throughout. Chapters include Some thoughts on looking at African sculpture, African sculpture: a primer, The Horstmann collection, An American collection, Map. View more info

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Falashas, the: The Forgotten Jews of Ethiopia

By: Kessler, David

Price: $28.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Schocken: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 136008

ISBN: 0805207910

Condition: Very Good


Book shows minor edge wear to covers, text/interior is clean and neat, with no marking of any kind. straight spine, solid binding. View more info

Long Drums and Cannons; Nigerian Dramatists and Novelists 1952 -- 1966

By: Laurence, Margaret

Price: $22.36

Publisher: Macmillan: 1968

Edition: Ex Libris

Seller ID: 104924

ISBN: B000NYIAQE

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean. Dust jacket is wrapped in mylar and glued to inside boards. 209 pages. Light underlining with red pen on 6 pages. View more info

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A Tree for Poverty

By: Laurence, Margaret

Price: $22.50

Publisher: ECW Press: 1993

Seller ID: 144208

ISBN: 1550221779

Condition: Very Good


Book is in excellent condition but with a crunch to the back cover at lower edge, causing a wrinkle. This is the only blemish, otherwise as new. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 145 pages. View more info

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War and Refugees: The Western Sahara Conflict

By: Lawless, Richard; Monahan, Laila (eds.)

Price: $49.00

Publisher: N Y., Pinter Pub Ltd: 1987

Seller ID: 108213

ISBN: 0861879007

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Yellowing pages. Nine essays. This book resulted from an international symposium organized by the Refugee Studies Programme, Oxford University, and was attended by both Saharawis and Moroccans. It provides a history of the Saharawi peoples, their colonial experience, their emergent identity as a nation, the development of their incipient nationhood in exile, and the devastating conflict that has engulfed them and t... View more info

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Race Against Time

By: Lewis, Stephen

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, House of Anansi Press: 2005

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 125562

ISBN: 0887847331

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 198 pages. Signed by Stephen Lewis. Previous owner's name. View more info

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Saviors and Survivors: Darfur, Politics, and the War on Terror

By: Mamdani, Mahmood

Price: $8.97

Publisher: Pantheon: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 114044

ISBN: 0307377237

Condition: Fine


Brand new book in excellent condition in every respect. View more info

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Shadows of Africa

By: Matthiessen, Peter

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Harry N Abrams Inc: 1992

Seller ID: 143027

ISBN: 0810938286

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full dark green cloth boards show slightly bumped corners. 120 pages. 10 1/2"w x 10"h, 71 reproductions of artist Mary Frank's work, including 23 plates in full color. Essays by Peter Matthiessen. View more info

Karima

By: McLoughlin, Tim

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Zimbabwe, Mambo Press: 1985

Seller ID: 071174

ISBN: 0869223194

Condition: Very Good


A novel based on one of the most hideous incidents during the war of liberation in Zimbabwe. View more info

Soul on Rice: African Influences on American Cooking

By: Mitchell, Patricia B.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Chatham, VA, Patricia B. Mitchell: 2002

Seller ID: 142686

ISBN: 0925117692

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book. Staple-bound. 37 pages. View more info

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Birds of Western Africa (Princeton Field Guides)

By: Nik Borrow and Ron Demey

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Princeton Univ Pr: 2005

Seller ID: 138647

ISBN: 0691123217

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with the slightest indication of shelf wear only. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Heavily illustrated with color drawings, maps. 512 pages. View more info

Blaise Compaore: The Architect of Burkina Faso Revolution

By: Nnaji, Ben Obinwa

Price: $62.95

Publisher: Nigeria, Spectrum Books Ltd: 1989

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 112390

ISBN: 9782460478

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 87 pages with a few b&w photos. Contents include: The growth of a man, The search, Welcome to Burkina Faso, Soldier of steel, The revolution, The rectification process, Predident compaore's anniversary speech, Burkina Faso's economy, Giant strides, Militarized democracy et al.... View more info

Introduction to Yoruba Philosophy Religion and Literature

By: Ogunyemi, Yemi D.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, New York, U.S.A., Athelia Henrietta Pr: 1998

Seller ID: 119226

ISBN: 1890157147

Condition: Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Slight pencil marking. 175 pages. View more info

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A Moonless, Starless Sky: Ordinary Women and Men Fighting Extremism in Africa

By: Okeowo, Alexis

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Hachette: 2018

Seller ID: 143859

ISBN: 0316382922

Condition: Fine


Brand new book is in excellent condition in every respect. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. View more info

Early History of Malawi, The

By: Pachai, Bridglal

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Evanston, Ill, Northwestern University Press: 1972

Seller ID: 126481

ISBN: 0810103729

Condition: Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 454 pages. View more info

Social History of Ethiopia: The Northern and Central Highlands from Early Medieval Times to the Rise of Emperor Tewodros II, A

By: Pankhurst, Richard; University of Addis Ababa

Price: $35.95

Publisher: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Institute of Ethiopian Studies Addis Ababa University: 1990

Seller ID: 133993

ISBN: 1854500406

Condition: Very Good


Book shows slight wear to cover edges only; two pages a wrinkled at the top, otherwise book is clean with a straight, solid binding, text/interior is free of marking of any kind. 371 pages. View more info