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image of The Participation of women in Kenya society: Conference held in Nairobi, 11-15 August 1975

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Nairobi: Kenya Literature Bureau, 1983. 235p., paperback, very good, ownership signature on endpaper.
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$35.00
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Thunder from the moutains: Mau Mau patriotic songs

by wa Kinyatti, Maina , editor

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Published
1980
ISBN
9780905762838
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$20.00

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London: Zed Press, 1980. Hardcover. x + 116p., preface, introduction, footnotes, appendix, very good condition in the original illustrated laminated boards. Collection of songs from the Mau Mau rebellion in Kenya in the 1950s.
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San Francisco: Alliance Against Women's Oppression, 1985. 21p., wraps, 8.5x11 inches, appears to have been re-stapled, with upper staple off-kilter. Articles about the NGO Forum '85 in Nairobi, Kenya, reprinted from a Line of March newspaper.
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$12.00
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Cascades

by Angira, Jared

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Published
1979
ISBN
9780582642256
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$15.00

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Bugaym Suffolk, UK: Longman Drumbeat, 1979. Mass Market Paperback. 143p. First printing. Very good. slight wear to edges. Pages just a bit age toned. Fourth published collection of poems by the Kenyan poet.
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Spear. Vol. 7 no. 6 (December 1965)

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Published
1965
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$18.00

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Nairobi: East African Railways Corporation, 1965. pp. 121-144, staplebound magazine, faint vertical crease, mild handling wear. Articles on industrial rail service, linkages throughout East Africa, and news about the Corporation. Black and white photos.
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$18.00
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Silent Voices poems

by Angira, Jared

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Published
1972
ISBN
9780435901110
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$15.00

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London: Heinemann, 1972. Paperback. 8p., 5x7.25 inches, very good first UK trade paperback edition in green pictorial wraps. African Writers Series #111.
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image of Native administration in the British African territories: part I. East Africa, Uganda, Kenya, Tanganyika

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London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1950. Hardcover. xv+358p., preface, general notes, tables. First volume in a five-volume set from the Colonial Office. Publisher's cloth. Ex-library copy.
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image of Reaching the Peasant Farmer: Organization Theory and Practice in Kenya

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Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1977. Hardcover. xxi, 297p. First printing. Bit browned pages, previous owner's name near top right corner of front free endpaper else very good in a dust jacket showing slight wear to top edges, fading and yellowing across top front panel and along length of spine.
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Labour, unionization and women's participation in Kenya

by Zeleza, Tiyambe

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Published
1988
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$30.00

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Nairobi, Kenya: Friedrich Ebert Foundation, 1988. Paperback. xii,198p., worn and creased wraps, previous owner's name on front blank end paper else good condition.
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image of Education and National development: reflections from an American perspective during a period of global reassessment

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Nairobi: University of Nairobi, 1979. Paperback. 104p., preface, bio, introduction, footnotes, illustrated with figures, appendixes, postscript, very good first edition trade paperback in blue and white printed wraps. Ghandi Memorial Lectures (3rd Series) 1972 (with a postscript, 1978).
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Look Not Upon Me

by Jones, Denys

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Published
1955
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New York: Criterion Books, 1955. Hardcover. 286p. Hint of fading and wear to boards along edges. Pages age-toned. Previous owner's name near top corner of front free endpaper. Somewhat edgeworn and rubbed dj. European author's first book, set in Kenya at the dawn of the Mau-Mau uprising. The story of an attractive and well-educated African nurse and her love… Read more
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East Africa's Cultural Heritage

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Published
1966
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Nairobi, Kenya: The East African Institute of Social and Cultural Affairs / East African Pubishing House, 1966. Paperback. 128p. including 8 pages of color and black and white plates. Some wear to corners. Pages age-toned. Rear cover a bit soiled with some slight wrinkling affecting lower third. Contemporary African Monographs, No. 4. "Sixteen remarkabe essays which boldly expose the… Read more
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Habari za Wakilindi

by bin Hemedi'lAjjemy, Abdallah

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Published
1962
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Nairobi: East African Literature Bureau, 1962. Paperback. v, 254 p., wraps mildly worn and soiled, interior clean. Text in Swahili.
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image of Ethics and accountability in African public services; report of the 13th Round Table of the African Association for Public Administration and Management (AAPAM) : held at Mbabane, Swaziland, December, 2-6, 1991

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[Nairobi, Kenya]: AAPAM, 1991. Pamphlet. 81p., wraps, 5.75x8 inches, very good condition.
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Mankessim Stones

by Scott, Virginia

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Published
1982
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[New York]: A Sandfire Book, 1982. 14p., very good in staplebound wraps. Poems inspired by a visit to Africa.
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Tower of terror

by Magu, Macharia

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Published
2005
ISBN
9789966254245
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Nairobi, Kenya: Spear Books, 2005. 286p., very good in wraps. A local businessman leads a gang of underworld figures in a terrorist plot involving the bombing of a tower and the shooting down of a jet.
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The Jungle Star

by K'Okiri, Oguda

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Published
1974
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Nairobi: East African Literature Bureau, 1974. 142p, 4.75x7.25, blue wraps, first ed., minor soiling to covers, else very good condition. Kenyan poet's second anthology, became Kenya's Minister of Foreign Affairs in 1969.
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Kenya Women Look Ahead

by Oloo, Celina and Virginia Cone

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Published
1965
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$25.00

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Nairobi: East African Literature Bureau, 1965. 70p., 5x7.25 inches, foreword, introduction, bibliography, b&w photos, ownership name and addressed Kenya 1966, mild soiling to covers otherwise very good first edition booklet in stapled pictorial wraps.
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African socialism in two countries

by Mohiddin, Ahmed

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Published
1981
ISBN
9780389201700
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$25.00

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London & Totwa: Croom Helm and Barnes & Noble, 1981. Hardcover. 231p., introduction, conclusion, notes, very good first edition in cloth boards and unclipped dj.
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Nairobi: Kenya Literature Bureau, 1978. Paperback. x, 179p., first edition 7.2x4.8 inch coated turquoise wraps, paperstock toned and spine panel yellowed, sound and entirely clean within, a very good copy.
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