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Forts and Castles of Ghana

by Dantzig, Albert van

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Published
1980
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9789964720100
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Tema: Sedco Publishing Limited, 1980. Paperback. Later printing, an 8x5 inch softbound in decorated wraps, covers have touches of fading, creasing and edgewear but can fairly be described as 'good' as item is else sound and is clean and unmarked. Find numerous small clearly-rendered architectural line-drawings, a charming curiosity. This copy is inscribed and signed by author Dantzig, a… Read more
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Los horrores de la esclavitud

by Pardeiro, Francisco A. and María A. Martínez Guayanes

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Published
1972
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Havana: Instituto Cubano del Libro, 1972. Pamphlet. 40p. + 10p. illus., stapled wraps, 5.5x7.5 inches, staples rusted, front wrap lightly foxed else very good condition. Text in Spanish. Theater piece.
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image of Bartolome de Las Casas, Historian; An Essay in Spanish Historiography

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Gainesville FL: University of Florida Press, 1952. Hardcover. xiii, 125p., the first edition with the fragile dust jacket intact. Rubricated titlepage. Hardbound in 8.5x5.5 inch brown cloth boards gilt-titled and enclosed in the unclipped dj; jacket is printed sepia on pulp-speckled matte paper, top edge a little ragged, bears an inch-long closed tear and a minute chip at the… Read more
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£55.80
image of The Rise of Fernando Cortes [reprinted from:] Documents and Narratives concerning the Discovery and Conquest of Latin America Published by The Cortes Society Bancroft Library Berkeley California

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New York: Kraus Reprint Co, 1969. Hardcover. xxxvi, 564p., all original illustrations reproduced in careful facsimile (including a folded Aztec map), hardbound in utilitarian cloth boards spine-titled gilt. Ex library with neat accession and withdrawn stamps to pastedown and to top edge; little or no signs of wear, no personal ownership markings, no soil but expect a bit of… Read more
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£37.20
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Marx and Engels. Collected works, vol 19: 1861-1864

by Marx, Karl, Frederick Engels

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Published
1984
ISBN
9780717805198
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New York: International Publishers, 1984. Hardcover. xxviii, 456p., illustrations of two color maps; velvety red cloth boards, very good condition in a slightly edgeworn dj. Collected works, vol 19. Includes articles on the History of the Polish Question, U.S. Civil War, intervention in Mexico, etc., many from New York Daily Tribune, etc.
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Let's save the children

by Zacharias, Liqua-Maemiran; Ruth McAfee

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Published
1999
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Trinidad: EOC Press, 1999. 172p. paperback, very good. On the history and continuing legacy of the slave trade, especially family dysfunction in the African diaspora, with significant relevance to Barbados in particular. A statement printed inside the front cover states that almost the entire print run of the first edition was destroyed by fire. "The Barbados media played down… Read more
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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
ISBN
9782906462045
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£22.32

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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 Slavery, Imperialism and Freedom: studies in English radical thought

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New York: Monthly Review Press, 1978. Hardcover. 346p., preface, bibliography, very good first edition in cloth-covered boards and lightly yellowed dj. Chapters on Bulwer-Lytton's "England and the English" the Victorian Freethinker, Christian Socialism, the influence of the Paris Commune, Fabian Socialism and Churchill.
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image of Slave emancipation in Cuba, the transition to free labor, 1860-1899

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Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1985. Hardcover. xviii, 319p., very good condition in a good dj with a slightly faded spine.
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£18.60
image of Bouki fait gombo, a history of the slave community of Habitation Haydel (Whitney Plantation), Louisiana, 1750-1860

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New Orleans: University of New Orleans Press, 2014. Paperback. xviii, 215p., wraps, very good condition.
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The European Nations in the West Indies 1493-1688

by Newton, Arthur Percival

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Published
1933
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London: A & C Black, 1933. Hardcover. xviii+357p., blue cloth boards with gilt, one fold-out map, foreedge foxed else very good condition with brochure listing other titles in the series laid in. No dj. The Pioneer Histories.
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image of The sugarmill; the socioeconomic complex of sugar in Cuba, 1760-1860, translated by Cedric Belfrage

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New York: Monthly Review Press, 1976. Hardcover. 186p., 8.5x11 inches, first American printing, illus., very good condition in a slightly shelfworn dj. With considerable material on slavery.
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Left Out: the politics of exclusion; essays, 1964-1999

by Duberman, Martin

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Published
2002
ISBN
9780896086722
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Boston: South End Press, 2002. Paperback. xxiii, 504p., wraps, 6x9 inches, very good first paperback edition. Essays covering race, sexuality and radicalism.
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New York: New York University Press, 1993. xi, 428p., illustrated with a single line map and plenty of tables; hardcover in light grey cloth boards titled black (series design), an immaculate clean copy. FYI, item was not issued with any dust jacket, NY University studies in Near Eastern civilization number XVIII.
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Forced Native Labor in Sixteenth-Century Central America

by Sherman, William L.

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Published
1979
ISBN
9780803241008
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Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1979. Hardcover. xvi, 496p., illustrated with a number of tables and a single line map, hardcover first edition in brown boards gilt and enclosed in the dust jacket. Top margin of jacket slightly edgeworn, top edge of book itself is spotted with foxing. Item is otherwise clean and unmarked, and structurally is entirely sound.… Read more
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Aesop

by Wintle, A.D.

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Published
1943
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London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1943. 138p., wartime Gollancz was paper-starved, and the entire book is toned, with specks of stain and foxing, and even a little warped. Hardcover in 7.5x5 inch green cloth boards, lacks the dj, not so fragile that item cannot be leafed through confidently. A reasonably good story by a writer well up on the culture… Read more
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Eneas Africanus

by Edwards, Harry Stillwell

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Published
1940
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New York: Grosset and Dunlap, 1940. Hardcover. xvii, 38p., illustrated, Originally published in 1920, this Grosset and Dunlap reprint, dated 1940, is about good. Fading to spine and edges. Corners and spine extremities worn. Previous owner's address stamped to map illustrated front pastedown endpaper. Stamps to top corner of page following front endpapers. General soiling. No dust jacket.… Read more
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image of Africa and Africans in the Making of the Atlantic World, 1400-1680

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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1992. Paperback. xxxviii, 309p., softbound illustrated solely with five skimpy line maps (a 1998 reprint may be better-furnished), anyway, theoretical cartography by a scholar of African history who had taught in Zambia, later doing research made possible by a Carter G. Woodson Institute fellowship. Thornton builds on Fernand Braudel's Mediterranean studies (who he says insufficiently… Read more
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image of West Africa; quest for God and gold, 1454 - 1578; a survey of the first century of white enterprise in West Africa, with particular reference to the achievement of the Portuguese and their rivalries with other European powers

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London: Curzon Press, 1977. Hardcover. xxi+246p., preface, introduction, footnotes, appendix, bibliography, index, maps and illustrations, very good second edition revised and enlarged, in a lightly worn dj. Originally published in 1931 as "European Beginnings in West Africa 1454 - 1578.
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£26.04
image of Dark Bargain: slavery, profits, & the struggle for the Constitution

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New York: Walker, 2005. Hardcover. 230p., prologue, notes, selected bibliography, index, illustrations, near-fine first edition, first printing stated in boards and bright unclipped dj.
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