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  • "We Only Come Here to Struggle"by Berida Ndambuki; Claire Cone Robertson

    Indiana University Press 2000; US$ 14.99

    Here is the life history of Berida Ndambuki, a Kenyan woman trader born in 1936, who speaks movingly of her experiences under the turbulences of late British colonialism and independence. A poverty survivor, Berida overcame patriarchal constraints to reclaim the rights to her labor, her body, and her spirit. She invokes a many-faceted picture of central... more...

  • (Re)membering Kenya Vol 1by Mbugua wa-Mungai; George Gona

    Twaweza Communications 2010; US$ 34.95

    One of the critical questions that Kenyans have continuously asked is what went wrong in January and February 2008 with the ëpeaceí they had hitherto enjoyed. There have not been readily available answers to this fundamental question. The collection of papers presented in this book attempt to provide, as a starting point, possible explanations... more...

  • (Re)membering Kenya Vol 2by George Gona; Mbugua wa-Mungai

    Twaweza Communications 2014; US$ 34.95

    Out of the first series of public lectures titled (Re) membering Kenya organised by the Volume editors together with Twaweza Communications and supported by the Goethe Institut Kenya, The Ford Foundation and the Institute for International Education, and whose key outcome was the publication of Remembering Kenya Vol.1 (2010) grew a second round of... more...

  • Africa Toward 2030by Erik Lundsgaarde

    Palgrave Macmillan 2011; US$ 105.00

    Combining studies of demography, climate change, technology and innovation, political development, new actors in international development, and global governance frameworks, this book highlights the major underlying determinants of change in the African context and key uncertainties about the continent's future development prospects. more...

  • Africa in Europeby Stefan Goodwin

    Lexington Books 1955; US$ 34.99

    Africa in Europe, in two volumes, is an interdisciplinary work about Europeans that demonstrates fluid boundaries and connections between them and Africans from antiquity until the present. Written by a scholar with expertise that includes anthropology, social history, and international relations, the subject matter of this fascinating work ranges... more...

  • Africa in Europeby Stefan Goodwin

    Lexington Books 2008; US$ 44.99

    Africa in Europe, in two volumes, is an interdisciplinary work about Europeans that demonstrates fluid boundaries and connections between them and Africans from antiquity until the present. Written by a scholar with expertise that includes anthropology, social history, and international relations, the subject matter of this fascinating work ranges... more...

  • Africa's Liberationby Chambi Chachage; Annar Cassam

    Pambazuka Press 2010; US$ 16.99

    Julius Kambarage Nyerere, the first president of Tanzania, was a Pan-Africanist and an internationalist, and this book includes contributions from leading commentators—those who worked and fought imperialism alongside Nyerere, members of a younger generation, and Nyerere in his own words. The writings reflect on Nyerere and liberation, the Commonwealth,... more...

  • Africa's Season of Hopeby Thabo Mvuyelwa Mbeki

    Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (ISEAS) 2005; US$ 21.50

    This book contains the text of the Singapore Lecture delivered by Thabo Mvuyelwa Mbeki on 21 April 2005.... more...

  • Africa's World Warby Gerard Prunier

    Oxford University Press, USA 2008; US$ 18.99

    The Rwandan genocide sparked a horrific bloodbath that swept across sub-Saharan Africa, ultimately leading to the deaths of some four million people. In this extraordinary history of the recent wars in Central Africa, Gerard Prunier offers a gripping account of how one grisly episode laid the groundwork for a sweeping and disastrous upheaval. Prunier... more...