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Sam Patch, the Famous Jumper
US$11.20

The true history of a legendary American folk hero In the 1820s, a fellow named Sam Patch grew up...

King Leopold's Ghost: A Story of Greed, Terror, and Heroism in Colonial Africa

King Leopold's Ghost

A Story of Greed, Terror, and Heroism in Colonial Africa

HMH Books (1999)
US$14.61

In the 1880s, as the European powers were carving up Africa, King Leopold II of Belgium seized for...

The Life of Walatta-Petros: A Seventeenth-Century Biography of an African Woman, Concise Edition

The Life of Walatta-Petros

A Seventeenth-Century Biography of an African Woman, Concise Edition

US$13.60

This concise edition of the biography of Walatta-Petros (1672) tells the story of an Ethiopian saint...

Treatise on Slavery: Selections from De Instauranda Aethiopum Salute

Treatise on Slavery

Selections from De Instauranda Aethiopum Salute

In De instauranda Aethiopum salute (1627) - the earliest known book-length study of African slavery...

The Seventies: The personal, the political and the making of modern Australia

The Seventies

The personal, the political and the making of modern Australia

NewSouth (2019)
US$19.99

In 1970 homosexuality was illegal, God Save the Queen was our national anthem and women pretended to...

We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will Be Killed with Our Families: Stories From Rwanda
US$13.30

An unforgettable firsthand account of a people's response to genocide and what it tells us about...

The Slave Ship: A Human History

The Slave Ship

A Human History

US$18.00

“Masterly.”— Adam Hochschild , The New York Times Book Review In this widely praised history of...

The Origins of the Urban Crisis: Race and Inequality in Postwar Detroit - Updated Edition

The Origins of the Urban Crisis

Race and Inequality in Postwar Detroit - Updated Edition

US$18.15

Once America's "arsenal of democracy," Detroit is now the symbol of the American urban crisis. In...

The Priory of the Orange Tree: THE NUMBER ONE BESTSELLER
US$10.86

THE SUNDAY TIMES AND NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER 'The new Game of Thrones ' Stylist ...

African Women's Movements: Transforming Political Landscapes

African Women's Movements

Transforming Political Landscapes

US$38.00

This book examines the causes of women's unprecedented success in African politics after the 1990s.