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  • Servant of Mutby Sue D'Auria

    BRILL 2007; US$ 159.00

    Richard A. Fazzini has inspired and mentored many scholars of Egyptology through his tireless efforts as curator and then chairman of the Brooklyn Museum's Deptartment of Egyptian, Classical and Ancient Middle Eastern Art (ECAMEA); field archaeologist of the Pricinct of Mut at Karnak; scholar; and teacher, The 35 contributions to this volume in... more...

  • Egyptian Archaeologyby Willeke Wendrich

    John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. 2010; US$ 99.95

    Egyptian Archaeology explores ancient Egypt using a uniquely archaeological approach, drawing on original research to both synthesize and challenge existing scholarship. Written by leading Egyptologists, based on original research and fieldwork Illustrates how practical research is a vital component of any theory-based discussion about the ancient... more...

  • Culture and Customs of Cameroonby John Mbaku

    ABC-CLIO 2005; US$ 57.00

    Cameroon, in Central Africa, has been called Africa in miniature. It is characterized by exceptional social and ethnic diversity, with more than 250 ethnicities now forming five major regional-culture groupings. This volume is the first to encapsulate Cameroon's rich indigenous and modern customs and traditions in depth. The narrative emphasizes those... more...

  • America, the UN and Decolonisationby John Kent

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 54.95

    This book examines the role of the UN in conflict resolution in Africa in the 1960s and its relation to the Cold War. Focussing on the Congo, this book shows how the preservation of the existing economic and social order in the Congo was a key element in the decolonisation process and the fighting of the Cold War. It links the international aspects... more...

  • Daily Life of the Ancient Egyptiansby Bob Brier; Hoyt Hobbs

    Greenwood Publishing Group 2008; US$ 49.95

    Explore day-to-day living in ancient Egypt in this exciting new revised edition. more...

  • A Companion to Ancient Egyptby Alan B. Lloyd

    Wiley 2010; US$ 482.00

    Alan B. Lloyd is Professor Emeritus in the Department of History and Classics at Swansea University and President of the Egypt Exploration Society. He is the author of many publications on Egyptological and Classical subjects, including a three-volume commentary on Herodotus Book II (1975 – 1985). more...

  • Travel Writing and Atrocitiesby Robert M. Burroughs

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 149.00

    This book examines eyewitness travel reports of atrocities committed in European-funded slave regimes in the Congo Free State, Portuguese West Africa, and the Putumayo district of the Amazon rainforest during the late-nineteenth and early-twentieth centuries. During this time, British explorers, missionaries, consuls, journalists, soldiers, and traders... more...

  • Offerings to the Discerning Eyeby Sue D'Auria

    BRILL 2009; US$ 169.00

    Egyptologist Jack A. Josephson, a writer and researcher in the tradition of the ?gentleman scholar,? has achieved broad recognition as an authority in Egyptian art history. His lucid investigative analyses have probed and redefined the limits of inquiry, expanded research parameters, and broadened perspectives, emphasizing the undeniable contributions... more...

  • Crisis in the Congoby François Ngolet

    Palgrave Macmillan 2011; US$ 115.00

    This volume offers a comprehensive history and analysis of the Democratic Republic of the Congo during the tumultuous period of 1997-2001.  The author examines the most recent events in this turbulent region, offering a contemporary account that is both extensive and detailed. more...

  • Gender and Decolonization in the Congoby Karen Bouwer

    Palgrave Macmillan 2010; US$ 30.00

    Gender and Decolonization in the Congo focuses on women and questions of gender in its examination of Patrice Lumumba (1925-1961), the assassinated leader of the independent Congo. more...