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cover of Revolution in Zanzibar.

Revolution in Zanzibar.

by Okello, John

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Published
1967
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Nairobi East African Publishing House, 1967, paperback. Reprinted 1977. -- Author was leader of the 1964 short but very violent revolution against the Sultan. -- Softcover. Condition: near fine (original? cost label on rear-cover).
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Fools, and Other Stories.

by Ndebele, Njabulo S.

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Published
1985
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9780582786219
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Harlow England Longman, 1985, paperback. Stories, set in black urban apartheid South Africa. -- Softcover. Condition: very good (cover creased; page margins tanned). ISBN 0582786215 -- Author born 1948, South African poet, short-story writer, critic.
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cover of Christian Missionaries, and the Creation of Northern Rhodesia 1880-1924.

Christian Missionaries, and the Creation of Northern Rhodesia 1880-1924.

by Rotberg, Robert I.

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Published
1965
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Princeton Princeton University Press, 1965, hardcover. Hardcover. Condition: near fine, with near fine, price-clipped dust jacket (short tear).
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cover of Art That Lives? Exploring Figural Art from Africa.

Art That Lives? Exploring Figural Art from Africa.

by Hood Museum of Art

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Published
2009
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Hanover NH Dartmouth College, 2009, paperback. From the Museum's collections, 16 items described and with color reproductions. Includes essay on how the artists "used images to give material form to the forces that impacts their lives." Bibliography. -- Softcover, 7.5x11 inches. Condition: fine.
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You Can't Get Lost in Cape Town.

by Wicomb, Zoe

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Published
1987
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First Edition
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9780394560304
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New York Pantheon, 1987, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition, First Printing in U.S. -- Connected stories of a woman raised in the rural township of Namaqualand, her experience in England, and her return to colonialism and segregation in South Africa. -- Hardcover. Condition: near fine, with near fine dust jacket (tiny rub at corners). ISBN 0394560302
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Time of the Butcherbird.

by La Guma, Alex

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Published
1987
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9780435907587
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Oxford England Heinemann, 1987, paperback. Reprint edition. Novel of a British South African in a small mining town. The author (1925-85) was South African novelist, was accused at the Treason Trials there, imprisoned, exiled, lived in Cuba after 1978. -- Softcover. Condition: very good. ISBN 0435907581
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cover of David's Story.

David's Story.

by Wicomb, Zoe

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Published
2001
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9781558613980
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New York Feminist Press City University of New York, 2001, paperback. Republication edition. Fiction, main character is of aboriginal Griqua peoples. Laudatory blurb for author by Coetzee. -- Softcover. Condition: near fine (light corner bump). ISBN 1558613986
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cover of African Sculpture; An Exhibition at Princeton University.

African Sculpture; An Exhibition at Princeton University.

by Museum of African Art

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Published
1971
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Washington DC Museum of African Art, 1971, paperback. Exhibition catalog, the reproductions are black-and-white. -- Softcover, 36 pages, 8x8 inches. Condition: near fine (tiny tear top of spine).
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cover of Custom and Conflict in Africa.

Custom and Conflict in Africa.

by Gluckman, Max

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Published
1959
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Oxford Basil Blackwell, 1959, hardcover. Lectures on anthropology delivered for the British Broadcasting Corporation in 1955. Topics include: codes of morals, feuds, authority, the logic in witchcraft, etc. Reading list provided. -- Hardcover. Condition: very good (bookplate; owner name), with good dust jacket (spine tanned; tears at folds).
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I Saw the Sky Catch Fire.

by Echewa, T. Obinkaram

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Published
1992
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9780452269491
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New York Dutton, 1992, paperback. Novel set in a Nigerian village with an elderly grandmother's stories. -- Softcover. Condition: very good (spine crease; light corner curl). ISBN 0452269490
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cover of Comes the Voyager At Last; A Tale of Return to Africa.

Comes the Voyager At Last; A Tale of Return to Africa.

by Awoonor, Kofi N.

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Published
1992
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Trenton NJ Africa World Press, 1992, paperback. Paperback printing, African Writers Library. -- Softcover. Condition: very good minus (scattered marks, otherwise sharp and tight). -- Author (1935-2013) was Ghanaian poet, dramatist, novelist, critic; he was later Ghana's representative to the United Nations.
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cover of Venture To the Interior.

Venture To the Interior.

by van der Post, Laurens

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Published
1951
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New York Morrow, 1951, hardcover. Later printing. The author was assigned by London to explore Central Africa; he discovered a plateau not on any map of Nyasaland and had deep spiritual experience from meeting diverse peoples, the mountain climbing. -- Hardcover. Condition: very good, with very good dust jacket (short creased tears; chip at spine foot).
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cover of Journal of Democracy, Fall 1990.

Journal of Democracy, Fall 1990.

by Mandela, Nelson; Marc F. Plattner

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Published
1990
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Washington DC Journal of Democracy., 1990, paperback. Nelson Mandela's short essay "African National Congress" pp.32-35, as deputy president of that organization after his release from prison in February 1990. -- Other articles, various authors: South Africa's Future; the fall of communism; Paraguay; Burma; Thailand; Dominican Republic, etc. -- Softcover, 136 pages, journal issue. Condition: very good (spine and… Read more
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cover of Rebel.

Rebel.

by Asare, Bediako

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Published
1970
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9780435900595
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London Heinemann, 1970, paperback. Later printing 1984. African Writers Series AWS 59. -- Softcover, 156 pages. Condition: very good (cover edges lightly rubbed; page margins tanned). ISBN 0435900595
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cover of Circling Song.

Circling Song.

by Saadawi, Nawal el

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Published
1989
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9780862328177
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£17.78

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London Zed, 1989, paperback. Called "her most original novel," this story of separated twins examines sex, class, gender, and military violence. -- Softcover, 88 pages. Condition: very good. Translated from Arabic. ISBN 0862328179
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cover of God Dies By the Nile.

God Dies By the Nile.

by Saadawi, Nawal El [Sa'dawi]

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Published
1985
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9780862322953
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London Zed, 1985, paperback. Later printing. Translated from Arabic by Sherif Hetata. Softcover. Condition: very good. -- Author (1930- ) Egyptian feminist, novelist, short story writer, physician. ISBN 0862322952
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cover of Death of an Ex-Minister.

Death of an Ex-Minister.

by Saadawi, Nawal El

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Published
1987
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9780413421005
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London Methuen, 1987, paperback. Stories of sexual politics in Egypt. -- Softcover, 110 pages. Condition: very good (page margins tanned; small peel mark front cover). Translated from Arabic by Shirley Eber. ISBN 0413421007
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Money-Order, with White Genesis.

by Ousmane, Sembene

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Published
1972
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First Edition
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9780435900922
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London Heinemann, 1972, First Edition. paperback. Original language publication was 1965. AWS 92. Translated from French by Clive Wake. 138 pages. Softcover, near fine (spine color lightly sunned). ISBN 0435900927
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cover of Actual Africa, or, The Coming Continent; A Tour of Exploration.

Actual Africa, or, The Coming Continent; A Tour of Exploration.

by Vincent, Frank

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Published
1895
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New York Appleton, 1895, hardcover. Third edition, 1897 printing. -- With folded, color map and 100+ illustrations: photos of people in regional costume, structures, and landscapes. Frontispiece of the King of Belgium. An exceedingly detailed travelogue in the Africa of the late 19th century. -- Hardcover, 531 pages, decorative cover, top-edge-gilt, nice period bookplate. Condition: near fine (cover has… Read more
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cover of Into Morocco.

Into Morocco.

by Loti, Pierre [Julien Viaud]

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Published
1889
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New York Welch Fracker Company, 1889, hardcover. Illustrations by Benjamin Constant and Aime Marot. Translated from French. -- Travels in 1889 through this north Africa country, where the author was treated kindly and felt himself half Arab. Descriptions of the people and their customs, the Sultan and politics. -- Hardcover, bright gilt cover art, top-edge-gilt. Condition: very good minus… Read more
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