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  • South Africa in World Historyby Iris Berger

    Oxford University Press 2009; US$ 13.99

    South Africa in World History discusses the history of South Africa from the early centuries of the Common Era to the present-day and addresses broad themes of world history such as colonialism, white settlement, nationalism and reconciliation. more...

  • Biko Lives!by Andile Mngxitama; Amanda Alexander; Nigel Gibson

    Palgrave Macmillan 2008; US$ 37.00

    This collection looks at the on-going significance of Black Consciousness, situating it in a global frame, examining the legacy of Steve Biko, the current state of post-apartheid South African politics, and the culture and history of the anti-apartheid movements. more...

  • The Great Boer Warby Arthur Conan Doyle

    ReadHowYouWant 2009; US$ 3.99

    Arthur Conan Doyle's The Great Boer War was first published in 1900. Doyle served as a doctor in a hospital during the conflict and wrote this book to justify the UK's role in it. The book covers the whole war, giving an account of the causes of the war, of those killed or wounded, and the political and military situation as Doyle experienced... more...

  • Historical Dictionary of the Berbers (Imazighen)by Hsain Ilahiane

    Scarecrow Press 2006; US$ 109.99

    Through the use of maps, a list of acronyms, a chronology, an introductory essay, a bibliography, appendixes, and hundreds of cross-referenced dictionary entries on significant persons, places, events, institutions, and aspects of culture, society, economy and politics_past and present_the Historical Dictionary of the Berbers (Imazighen) provides necessary... more...

  • Truth v. Justiceby Robert I. Rotberg; Dennis Thompson

    Princeton University Press 2010; US$ 46.00

    The truth commission is an increasingly common fixture of newly democratic states with repressive or strife-ridden pasts. From South Africa to Haiti, truth commissions are at work with varying degrees of support and success. To many, they are the best--or only--way to achieve a full accounting of crimes committed against fellow citizens and to prevent... more...

  • South Africa: Twelve Perspectives on the Transitionby Helen Kitchen; J. Kitchen

    ABC-CLIO 1994; US$ 31.95

    Following the format of the first volume South Africa: In Transition to What? (1988), each of the chapters in this new volume focuses on a segment of the jigsaw puzzle from which South Africa's future will be assembled and is datelined to emphasize how the situation, event, or issue being addressed appeared through a particular set of lenses at... more...

  • The Politics of Truth and Reconciliation in South Africaby Richard A. Wilson

    Cambridge University Press 2001; US$ 44.00

    This book shows the impact of the TRC in urban African communities in Johannesburg. more...

  • The Politics of History in Contemporary Africaby Michael Onyebuchi Eze; Frank Ankersmit

    Palgrave Macmillan 2010; US$ 105.00

    This book mediates a dialectics between power and subjectivity versus history and politics. The invention of Africa is not merely a residue of Africa's encounter with Europe but a project in continuity in contemporary history of Africa, where history has become a location of struggle and meaning, a location of power and domination. more...

  • World's Great Men of Color, Volume Iby J.A. Rogers

    Touchstone 2011; US$ 16.99

    The classic, definitive title on the great Black figures in world history, beginning in antiquity and reaching into the modern age. World?s Great Men of Color is the comprehensive guide to the most noteworthy Black personalities in world history and their significance. J.A. Rogers spent the majority of his lifetime pioneering the field of Black... more...

  • The Forgotten Frontierby Andrew C. Hess

    University of Chicago Press 2011; US$ 30.00

    The sixteenth-century Mediterranean witnessed the expansion of both European and Middle Eastern civilizations, under the guises of the Habsburg monarchy and the Ottoman empire. Here, Andrew C. Hess considers the relations between these two dynasties in light of the social, economic, and political affairs at the frontiers between North Africa and... more...