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  • Thus Ruled Emir Abbasby Allen Christelow

    Michigan State University Press 1994; US$ 28.00

    Thus Ruled Emir Abbas is an important new research tool that reveals much about daily life in Kano, the wealthiest and most populous emirate of the African Sokoto Caliphate. It contains a selection of Kano Judicial Council documents, as well as their English translations, that deal with matters such as land disputes, tax collection disputes, and... more...

  • To Katanga and Backby Conor Cruise O'Brien; Oliver Kamm

    Faber & Faber 2015; US$ 16.03

    July 1960: The newly independent Congo is hit by the secession of its mineral rich-province Katanga, led by Mo´se Tshombe and backed by Belgium and Britain. June 1961: Dr Conor Cruise O'Brien arrives in Katanga as Special Representative of United Nations Secretary General Dag Hammarskj÷ld, his task (under a UN resolution) to arrest and repatriate... more...

  • Wanderings Among the Falashas in Abyssiniaby Henry Aaron Stern

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 47.95

    First published in 1862, this is a narrative of the life led in the islolated Ethiopia of a century ago. more...

  • Who Killed Hammarskjold?: The UN, the Cold War and White Supremacy in Africaby Susan Williams

    Oxford University Press 2012; US$ 14.99

    One of the outstanding mysteries of the twentieth century, and one with huge political resonance, is the death of Dag Hammarskjold and his UN team in a plane crash in central Africa in 1961. Just minutes after midnight, his aircraft plunged into thick forest in the British colony of Northern Rhodesia (Zambia), abruptly ending his mission to bring peace... more...

  • A World of Their Ownby Meghan Healy-Clancy

    University of Virginia Press 2014; US$ 29.50

    The politics of black education has long been a key issue in southern African studies, but despite rich debates on the racial and class dimensions of schooling, historians have neglected their distinctive gendered dynamics. A World of Their Own is the first book to explore the meanings of black women?s education in the making of modern... more...

  • Above the Colonial Subconscious, Africa Movesby Michel Ngue-Awane

    Clink Street Publishing 2015; US$ 4.36

    Above the Colonial Subconscious, Africa Moves take us through a journey of self-discovery. Although African countries won the physical battle against the colonial powers' occupation, they are still struggling to liberate their minds as a result of derogating, subtle and systematic programming of their subconscious through systems, methods and programmes... more...

  • Africaby Patrick Chabal

    Zed Books 2009; US$ 29.95

    Chabal proposes a radically different way of looking at politics in Africa and illuminates the ways ordinary people 'suffer and smile'. This is a highly original addition to Zed's groundbreaking World Political Theories series more...

  • Africa 2013by J. Tyler Dickovick

    Stryker Post 2013; US$ 18.99

    The World Today Series: Africa provides necessary information on all the countries on the African continent, providing an overview of political and economic histories, current events, and emerging trends. Published annually, this work covers the latest changes and news in African affairs. more...

  • Africa Lostby Dan Tharp; Inc. d/b/a Force12 Media SOFREP; Brandon Webb

    St. Martin's Press 2013; US$ 4.99

    The Lost Chapter of Special Operations History : Rhodesia. Some of the most explosive combat in Special Operations history is almost completely unknown to the Western World. Everyone knows about Navy SEALs and Green Berets but nobody knows about the deep recce, sabotage, and direct action missions conducted by the Rhodesian SAS. The Rhodesian Light... more...

  • Africa Yearbook Volume 7by Andreas Mehler; Henning Melber; Klaas Walraven

    BRILL 2011; US$ 177.00

    The Africa Yearbook is a reliable source of reference covering major domestic political developments, the foreign policy and socio-economic trends of all sub-Saharan states ? all related to developments in one calendar year. more...