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  • INTIMATE COLONIALISMby Laurie L Charlés

    Left Coast Press 2010; US$ 36.95

    Laurie Charlés finished her Ph.D., then took off to West Africa as a Peace Corps volunteer. Asked to create programs to help adolescent girls stay in school, she found herself enmeshed in the politics and cultural barriers that prevent these girls from creating a better life. But that was not all that was enmeshed. Charlés found love, sexual... more...

  • Chief of Station, Congoby Lawrence Devlin

    PublicAffairs 2008; US$ 14.95

    A master spy's memoir of playing the game in the most strategically influential country in 1960s Africa more...

  • Cry Havocby Simon Mann

    John Blake 2011; US$ 15.99

    For the first time since he was released from five years' incarceration in some of Africa's toughest prisons, making worldwide headlines, Simon Mann breaks his silence to tell everything   Simon Mann's remarkable firsthand account of his life reads like a thriller, taking readers into the world of mercenaries and spooks, of murky international... more...

  • Letters from Togoby Susan Blake; Albert E Stone

    University of Iowa Press 1991; US$ 27.95

    Blake's adventurous essays--her Letters from Togo--are based on the letters she wrote to her friends from Lomé, the West African capital where she spent a Fulbright year teaching American literature from 1983 to 1984. As Blake begins the process of making sense out of a vibrant, seeming anarchy, we are pulled along with her into the heart of Togo--a... more...

  • Amenhotep IIIby Arielle P. Kozloff

    Cambridge University Press 2012; US$ 25.00

    Follows the life story of Amenhotep III, one of the most important rulers of ancient Egypt. more...

  • Encyclopedia of Ancient Egyptby Margaret R. Bunson

    Infobase Publishing 2012; US$ 95.00

    Praise for the previous edition:. ..".recommended for high-school and public libraries and for smaller academic libraries needing a quick and current Egyptology reference...a good single-volume introduction to the topic." Booklist. ..".contains a wealth of information on ancient Egypt...Recommended." Library Media Connection. Ranging... more...

  • Das Aktenbuch des Aurelios Philammonby Günter Poethke; Sebastian Prignitz; Veit Vaelske

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 133.00

    In 1904 Wilhelm Schubart published the best-preserved texts from anEgyptian papyrus codex. These papyri include reports of legal actions, receipts for provisions requisitioned for the Roman army, an official collection letter, and texts dealing with magic. The pages containing lists are edited here for the first time and all other texts are presented... more...

  • The Rape of the Nileby Brian Fagan

    Basic Books 2009; US$ 17.95

    A narrative history of the cavalcade of archaeologists, charlatans, thieves, self-promoters, and sightseers who have flocked to the Nile Valley since early times to study - or steal - the wonders of ancient Egypt more...

  • Die Hieroglyphenby Adolf Erman

    De Gruyter 1917; US$ 133.00

    Die Hieroglyphen. more...

  • Cry Havocby Simon Mann

    Jonathan Ball Publishers 2011; US$ 18.96

    On 7 March 2004, former SAS soldier and mercenary Simon Mann prepared to take off from Harare International Airport with an aeroplane full of heavy weaponry and guns for hire. Their destination: the former Spanish colony of Equatorial Guinea. Their mission: to remove one of the most brutal dictators in Africa in a privately organised coup d?état.... more...