History of Africa

1200 titles from eBooks.com

New Releases

Language

Ebook Format

DRM

Shady Practices: Agroforestry and Gender Politics in The Gambia

Shady Practices

Agroforestry and Gender Politics in The Gambia

University of California Press (1999)
£27.30

Shady Practices is a revealing analysis of the gendered political ecology brought about by...

Bush War Operator: Memoirs of the Rhodesian Light Infantry, Selous Scouts and beyond

Bush War Operator

Memoirs of the Rhodesian Light Infantry, Selous Scouts and beyond

Helion and Company (2014)
£4.79

From the searing heat of the Zambezi Valley to the freezing cold of the Chimanimani Mountains in...

The Battle of Mogadishu: First Hand Accounts From the Men of Task Force Ranger

The Battle of Mogadishu

First Hand Accounts From the Men of Task Force Ranger

Random House Publishing Group (2004)
£15.10

“No matter how skilled the writer of nonfiction, you are always getting the story secondhand. Here’s...

We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will Be Killed with Our Families: Stories From Rwanda
Farrar, Straus and Giroux (1999)
£12.29

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

Ancient Egypt: A Very Short Introduction
OUP Oxford (2004)
£8.09

The ancient Egyptians are an enduring source of fascination - mummies and pyramids, curses and...

Mandela: A Critical Life

Mandela

A Critical Life

OUP Oxford (2006)
£15.29

A new and highly revealing look at one of the most celebrated political figures of our times....

Africa since 1800
Cambridge University Press (2005)
£23.99

The fifth revised edition of this well-known introductory text-book on Africa.

African History: A Very Short Introduction
OUP Oxford (2007)
£7.19

Essential reading for anyone interested in the African continent and the diversity of human history,...

Africans: The History of a Continent

Africans (2nd ed.)

The History of a Continent

Cambridge University Press (2007)
£19.50

A vast and all-embracing history of Africa, from the origins of mankind to the aids epidemic.

Nelson Mandela: A Very Short Introduction
OUP Oxford (2008)
£7.19

As well as being a remarkable statesman, Nelson Mandela has become a universal symbol of justice, a...