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The Itinerary of Benjamin of Tudela

by Benjamin, of Tudela; critical text, translation and commentary by Marcus Nathan Adler

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nd
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New York: Philipp Feldheim, Inc, nd. Hardcover. xvi, 94p. in English, 121p. in Hebrew, bound dos-a-dos, cloth-covered boards, 5.5x8.5 inches, one fold-out map at rear, endpapers lightly toned else very good condition in like dj. Benjamin of Tudela was a 12th century Jewish traveler.
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Johannesburg: Inkululeko Pubs. for the South African Communist Party, 1997. Paperback. Nine issues of the journal, generally very good condition; some minor handling wear. Issues present are: 137-142, 144-147 (139 and 140 are combined into a single issue). Includes coverage of struggles in Southern Africa and elsewhere on the continent, with much on the continuing challenges facing South Africa… Read more
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Une Année de révolution socialiste

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1963
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Algiers: République algérienne démocratique et populaire, Ministère de l'orientation, 1963. Paperback. 130p. paperback, spine ends chipped, top of spine bumped, cover creased. A celebration, illustrated with photos and charts, of the new regime's accomplishments.
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image of The Assassination and Significance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Being addresses delivered at Trenchard Hall, University of Ibadan, 11 April, 1968

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Ibadan, Nigeria: Martin Luther King Memorial Committee, 1970. Pamphlet. 30p., staplebound booklet, mild smudging to the cover. Collection of speeches, mostly by university officials.
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The Man With Two Shadows

by Maugham, Robin

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Published
1970
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New York: Dell, 1970. Hardcover. 160p., lightly worn first US printing stated, mass-market paperback in pictorial wraps. Reprint of Young 2572 Dell 5301. Spy thriller set in North Africa originally published in 1958.
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Selective genocide in Burundi

by Lemarchand, René; David Martin

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Published
1974
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London: Minority Rights Group, 1974. 36p., staplebound pamphlet, minor toning. 8.25x11.75 inches. Report no. 20.
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Voyage d'Eustache Delafosse sur la côte de Guinée, au Portugal & en Espagne (1479-1481)

by Delafosse, Eustache; translated and presented by Denis Eseudier, foreword by Théodore Monad

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Published
1992
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9782906462038
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Paris: Chandeigne, 1992. Paperback. 181p., wraps, 6.25x8.75 inches, illus., very good first edition in like dj. Text in French. Collection Magellane.
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Njinga, Reine D'Angola: La relation d'Antonio Cavazzi de Montecuccolo (1687)

by Cavazzi de Montecuccolo, Antonio; translated by Xavier de Castro & Alix du Cheyron d'Abzac; preface by Linda Heywood & John Thornton

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Published
2010
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9782915540567
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Paris: Chandeigne, 2010. Hardcover. 415p., cloth-covered boards, 6.25x8.75 inches, ribbon bookmark bound in, illus., very good condition in like dj. Text in French. Collection Magellane No. 44.
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The African churches of Tanzania

by Ranger, Terence Osborn

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Published
n.d.
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Nairobi: East African Publishing House, n.d.. Pamphlet. 27p. staplebound pamphlet, very good; originally published 1969, this edition undated. Historical Association of Tanzania paper no. 5.
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Voyage á Mozambique & Goa: La relation de Jean Mocquet (1607-1610)

by Mocquet, Jean; annotated by Xavier de Castro, presented by Dejanirah Couto

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Published
1996
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9782906462267
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Paris: Chandeigne, 1996. Paperback. 237p., wraps, 6.25x8.75 inches, illus., very good condition in a very good dj with an old price sticker on the rear panel. Text in French. Collection Magellane.
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Esclave à Alger: récit de captivité de João Mascarenhas (1621-1626)

by Mascarenhas, João; translated and presented by Paul Teyssier

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Published
1993
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9782906462045
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Paris: Chandeigne, 1993. Paperback. 244p., wraps, 6.25x8.75 inches, illus., very good first edition in like dj. Text in French. Collection Magellane.
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image of The African: a Catholic newspaper for Nyasaland and Rhodesia. Vol. 8 no. 4 (Feb. 15, 1957)

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Lilongwe: the newspaper, 1957. Single issue of the newspaper, 8p., evenly toned, otherwise minor wear. Includes articles in English, Cinyanja (Chewa), and Citumbuka (Timbuka).
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Seattle: The African Support Committee, 1968. 12p., 5.5x8.5 inch staplebound pamphlet, mild handling wear. U.N. reports, recommendations and conclusions from the mid-1960s quoted.
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New York: The Rockefeller Foundation, 1976. Paperback. viii, 80p., wraps, 8.25x11 inches, two dents from paperclips and a few small rust stains on front wrap else very good condition. Nigerian novelist and playwright Wole Soyinka was a participant in the conference. Working Papers.
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image of Ethiopiques: revue trimestrielle de culture négro-africaine [four issues]

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Dakar: Fondation Léopold Sédar Senghor, 1988. Four issues of the leftist cultural journal, paperback, covers moderately worn and smudged; decent reading copies. Issues present are vol. 2 nos. 2/3, vol. 3 no. 3, vol. 4 nos. 1/2, and vol. 5 nos. 1/2.
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image of From slavery to freedom: a story from Angola; Popular Movement for the Liberation of Angola (MPLA)

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San Francisco: People's Press, 1976. 72p., staplebound wraps, 5.25x8.25 inches, oblong, foreword by Steve Talbot, translated by Allen Francovich, pages toned, otherwise very good. Wonderful underground comix-style booklet about Paulo, a freedom-fighter for the MPLA and Angola's struggle for freedom from Portuguese colonialism. Graphics are accredited to Gonna Rise Again Graphics, lettering by Spain Rodriguez. One brilliant panel depicts… Read more
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Sodangi kano (April 8, 1957)

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Published
1957
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Zaria, Nigeria: the newspaper, 1957. Single issue of the newspaper, 8p., evenly toned, otherwise minor wear. Text in Hausa.
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Richmond, BC: Liberation Support Movement, [197-]. 1.5 inch diameter pin, very good, issued by North American supporters of the Liberation Front of Mozambique.
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£13.50
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A Time of Bliss: autobiography

by Mphahlele, Martha

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Published
2007
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9781846855801
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Cornwall, UK: self-published by the author with Exposure Publishing, 2007. Paperback. 155p., wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, very good conditoin. Mphahle was born in South Africa, grew up in Swaziland, and lived in England at the time of publication.
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image of I Must Go" (she said) "Because My Pizza's Cold" selected works, 1957-1999 [inscribed & signed]

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Austin: Skanky Possum, 2002. Paperback. [xiii] 102p., author's prelude, personal inscription signed by the poet dated 2003, very good first edition trade paperback original in green pictorial wraps. The self-identified Surrealist author is the New Jersey-born son of an Afro-Cuban boxer. He traces his ancestry to the Aghlabid Dynasty of Moorish rulers of Sicily, Ethiopia and the Levant. Winner… Read more
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