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The Calling of Katie Makanya : A Memoir of South Africa

by McCord, Margaret

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Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
1995
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Very Good
ISBN
9780471178903
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John Wiley & Sons, 1995. 252pp. Trade paperback, VG, b&w photos, The Calling of Katie Makanya : A Memoir of South Africa, . Trade Paperback. Very Good.
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Something of Value

by Ruark, Robert

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Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
1955
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
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$50.00

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Doubleday & Co., 1955. 566pp. Black and red cloth hardback, DJ has chips and tears along edges, owner name on inside front cover, BCE, "novel based on events that took place in Kenya Colony during the violent Mau Mau insurrection of the 1950s, an uprising that was confined almost exclusively to members of the Kikuyu tribe", . Book Club… Read more
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The Fortune Tellers

by Alexander, Lloyd

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Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
1992
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780525448495
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$35.00

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Dutton Childrens Books, 1992. c.32pp. Oblong hardback with glossy illustrated boards and blue cloth spine, DJ, VG, inscribed and signed by author and illustrator, publishers reinforced binding, A carpenter goes to a fortune teller and finds the predictions about his future come true in an unusual way, . Signed by Author and Illustrator. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.… Read more
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Amkoullel L'enfant Peul : Memoires

by Ba, Amadou Hampate

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Published
1992
Condition
Good +
ISBN
9782290042861
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$10.00

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Editions J'ai Lu, 1992. 446pp. Mass market pb, large crease on front cover, no names or markings in book, text in French, Amkoullel L'enfant Peul : Memoires, . Mass Market Paperback. Good +.
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Skeletons on the Zahara : A True Story of Survival

by King, Dean

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Published
2004
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780316835145
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$10.00

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Little Brown & Co, 2004. 351pp. tan marbled board covers, DJ VG with a couple tiny tears, Second Printing, not price clipped, paper has turned light brown around edges, Skeletons on the Zahara : A True Story of Survival, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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The Brother's War : Biafra and Nigeria

by de St. Jorre, John

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Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780395139349
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$40.00

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Houghton Mifflin, 1972. 437pp. Black clothhardback, no DJ, VG, end pages are maps, index, bibliography, footnotes, b&w photos, The Brother's War : Biafra and Nigeria, . Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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TWENDE! : A Practical Swahili Course

by Maw, Joan

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Published
1985
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Good +
ISBN
9780197136058
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$12.50

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Oxford, 1985. 317pp. Blue hardback, no DJ, EX-LIB, minimal markings, index, bibliography, key to exercises, 35 units with lessons, . Hard Cover. Good +.
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Photographs of Dahomey (1967)

by Penn, Irving

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Published
2005
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9783775714495
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$60.00

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Hatje Cantz, 2005. 80pp. Beige cloth hardback with DJ, VG, small red ink mark on spine edge, Collection of portraits by Irving Penn while in the West African country Dahomey in 1967, Photographs of Dahomey (1967), . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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NORMAN EATON : Architect, a Study of the Work of the South African Architect Norman Eaton 1902-1966

by Harrop-Allin, Clinton

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Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
1975
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Good +
ISBN
9780869770535
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$50.00

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C. Struik Publishers , 1975. 128pp. Tall brown hardback with light rubbing along edges and front lower corner tip bumped, DJ has small chips and tears along edges, scrapes on flaps, scrapes on inside covers, EX-LIB, minimal markings, no names or markings in text, index, bibliography, b&w and color photos and illustrations, NORMAN EATON : Architect, a Study of the… Read more
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AFRICAN PHILOSOPHY IN SEARCH OF ODENTITY

by Masolo, D.A.

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Published
1994
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Very Good
ISBN
9780748604968
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$12.50

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Edinburgh University Press, 1994. 301pp. Trade paperback, VG, c.10pp underlining and margin notes, index, bibliography, chapter notes, African philosophy in search of identity, . Trade Paperback. Very Good.
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THE AFRICAN MASK

by Rupert, Janet E.

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Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
1994
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780395672952
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$8.75

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Clarion Books, 1994. 128pp. Brown cloth spine with brown boards, DJ VG, First Printing, VG, A twelve year old Layo, a Yoruba girl, attempts to reject the man who has been chosen to be her husband, . First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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PRISONERS OF THE MAHDI

by Farwell, Byron

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Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
1967
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First U. S. Edition
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Harper & Row, 1967. 356pp. Tan cloth gardback, DJ VG with slight waterstain along bottom edge of DJ, owner name on front end page, index, bibliography, glossary, b&w photos, maps, The story of the Mahdist Revolt which frustrated Queen Victoria's designs on the Sudan, humbled Egypt, and led to the fall of Khartoum, the death of Gordon, and Kitchener's victory… Read more
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THE CITY OF IBADAN

by Lloyd, P.C. (editor); Mabogunje, A.L. (editor); Awe, B. (editor)

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Published
1967
Condition
Very Good
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$15.00

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Cambridge, 1967. 280pp. Blue cloth hardback, DJ VG, light brown foxing spots on first c.5pp and last c.3pp, index, bibliography, b&w photos, charts, maps, figures, THE CITY OF IBADAN its city, people, and life and work, and future, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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NYANSONGO : A Gusii Community in Kenya

by LeVine, Robert A.; LeVine, Barbara B.

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Published
1977
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Good +
ISBN
9780882755144
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$10.00

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Robert E, Krieger Publishing , 1977. 204pp. Trade paperback, corner tips creased, rubbing along edges, no markings in text, index, charts, bibliography, maps, NYANSONGO : A Gusii Community in Kenya, . Trade Paperback. Good +.
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ETHNIC PROBLEMS OF THE TROPICAL AFRICA, CAN THEY BE SOLVED?

by Ismagilova, R. N.; Uthernitt, A.N. (translator)

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Published
1978
Condition
Very Good
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Progress Publishers, 1978. 302pp. Yellow cloth hardback, DJ has small chips and couple tiny tears, translated from the Russian, indices, bibliography, tiny brown stain on outer page edge, paper has turned light brown, Ethnic problems of the Tropical Africa, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Good+.
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QUARTET : New Voices from South Africa

by Rive, Richard (editor)

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Published
1963
Condition
Very Good
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Crown Publishers, 1963. 223pp. beige cloth hardback, DJ has small chips and several tears along edges, Collection of short stories by South African authors; Richard Rive, Alex La Guma, Alf Wannenburgh, James Matthews, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Good.
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THE GREAT THIRST

by Seed, Jenny

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Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780878880584
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Bradbury Press, 1973. 188pp. Tan cloth hardback with DJ, VG, First American Edition, "In South-West Africa in the 1830's a boy of the Nama tribe vows to avenge his father's death but despite his warrior's heritage cannot kill when the opportunity comes", . First American Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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THE BOER WAR

by Pakenham, Thomas

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Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
1979
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Very Good
ISBN
9780394427423
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$15.00

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Random House, 1979. 718pp. Maroon cloth hardback, DJ VG with a couple very tiny tears, index, chapter notes, maps, b&w photos, bibliography, Includes: Milner's war, Robert's Advance, Buller's Reverse, Kitchener's peace, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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HAILE SELASSIE'S WAR : The Italian Ethiopian Campaign 1935-1941

by Mockler, Anthony

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Karen Wickliff - Books
Published
1984
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780394542225
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$20.00

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Random House, 1984. 454pp. Blue cloth spine with cream boards, DJ VG, owner name embossed on front end page, indices, bibliography, chapter notes, footnotes, b&w photos, HAILE SELASSIE'S WAR : The Italian Ethiopian Campaign 1935-1941, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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COPTIC BIBLICAL TEXTS IN THE DIALECT OF UPPER EGYPT, Volume Two Only

by Budge, E.A. Wallis (editor)

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Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780404115524
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$50.00

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AMS Press / New York, 1977. 349pp. maroon cloth hardback, no DJ, EX-LIB, minimal markings, light rubbing at corner tips and spine ends, small dent in back cover, footnotes, plates, index of words, reprint of 1912 edition, Coptic Biblical Texts in the dialect of Upper Egypt,. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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