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Africa

  • False Papersby André Aciman

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2011; US$ 18.99

    Essays on memory by the author of Our of Egypt "We remember not because we have something we wish to go back to, nor because memories are all we have. We remember because memory is our most intimate, most familiar gesture. Most people are convinced I love Alexandria. In truth, I love remembering Alexandria. For it is not Alexandria that is beautiful.... more...

  • Last Chance To Seeby Douglas Adams; Mark Carwardine

    Random House 2013; US$ 14.09

    'Douglas Adams' genius was in using comedy to make serious points about the world' Independent After years of reflecting on the absurdities of life on other planets, Douglas Adams teamed up with zoologist Mark Carwardine to find out what was happening to life on this one. Together they lead us on an unforgettable journey across the world in search... more...

  • Don't Look Behind You!by Peter Allison

    Hodder & Stoughton 2010; US$ 13.99

    In Peter's own words: These are the stories of a not particularly brave safari guide...As a child I knew that I was afraid of heights, and while uncomfortable admitting any phobia, was glad to have only one. Then I met my first crocodile. Now I know that there are at least two things in the world that unhinge my knees with fear, sour my breath, and... more...

  • DON'T RUN, Whatever You Doby Peter Allison

    Hodder & Stoughton 2011; US$ 12.99

    A charming, off-the-wall and thoroughly entertaining travel book recounting the true-life adventures of a young safari guide living in the Botswana bush, confronting the world's fiercest terrain and wildest animals and, most challenging of all, herds of gaping tourists. Despite the fact that 'I had none of the qualities you would expect of a rugged... more...

  • Whatever You Do, Don't Runby Peter Allison

    Lyons Press 2014; US$ 17.99

    A hilarious, highly original collection of essays based on the Botswana truism: ?only food runs!? With a new introduction and new material from the author more...

  • Whatever You Do, Don't Runby Peter Allison

    Allen & Unwin 2007; US$ 22.68

    The warm, funny and utterly engaging true story of a young Aussie safari guide who has spent the last twelve years leading tours in the African bush. more...

  • Swahili Grammar for Introductory and Intermediate Levelsby Oswald Almasi; Michael David Fallon; Nazish Pardhan Wared

    UPA 2014; US$ 49.99

    This comprehensive book is intended for university students and anyone interested in learning Standard Swahili grammar as spoken in the East African Community of Tanzania, Kenya and Uganda. On completing this book, the reader will be able to read, write and converse in Swahili with confidence. more...

  • To Timbuktu for a Haircutby Rick Antonson

    Dundurn 2008; US$ 26.99

    Timbuktu: the African city known to legend as a land of scholars, splendour and mystery, a golden age in the Sahara Desert. But to many it is a vaguely recognizable name. With this fabled city as his goal, author Rick Antonson began a month-long trek. His initial plan? To get a haircut. more...

  • To Timbuktu for a Haircutby Rick Antonson

    Dundurn 2013; US$ 9.99

    With the fabled city of Timbuktu as his goal, author Rick Antonson began a month-long trek. His initial plan? To get a haircut. The second edition of this important book outlines the volatile political situations in Timbuktu following the spring 2012 military coup in Mali and the subsequent capture of the city by Islamic extremists. more...

  • Swedish Ventures in Cameroon, 1883-1923by Shirley Ardener

    Berghahn Books 2002; US$ 34.95

    The 1880s were a critical time in Cameroon. A German warship arrived in the Douala estuary and proclaimed Cameroon a protectorate. At that time, two Swedes, Knutson and Waldau, were living on the upper slopes of the Cameroon Mountain. Very little is known about their activities. One, Knutson, wrote a long memoir of his time in Cameroon (1883-1895)... more...