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Memoirs of Giambattista Scala: Consul of his Italian Majesty in Lagos in Guinea (1862) (Fontes Historiae Africanae, New Series: Sources of African History)
Memoirs of Giambattista Scala: Consul of his Italian Majesty in Lagos in Guinea (1862) (Fontes Historiae Africanae, New Series: Sources of African History)
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ean: 9780197262047, isbn: 019726204X,

This is the first English edition of the Memoirs of Giambattista Scala, who from 1852 to 1859 was a pioneer in the "legitimate" trade which was replacing the Atlantic slave trade. From his vantage point in Lagos, Scala witnessed and recorded the dyin...


Henry Smeathman, the Flycatcher: Natural History, Slavery, and Empire in the Late Eighteenth Century (Romantic Reconfigurations Studies in Literature and Culture 1780 1850)
Henry Smeathman, the Flycatcher: Natural History, Slavery, and Empire in the Late Eighteenth Century (Romantic Reconfigurations Studies in Literature and Culture 1780 1850)
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ean: 9781786940537, isbn: 1786940531,

In 1771 Joseph Banks and other wealthy collectors sent a talented, self-taught naturalist to Sierra Leone to collect all things rare and curious, from moths to monkeys. Henry Smeathman's expedition to the West African coast, which coincided with a st...


The Great Betrayal: The Memoirs of Ian Douglas Smith
The Great Betrayal: The Memoirs of Ian Douglas Smith
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ean: 9781857821765, isbn: 1857821769,

Ian Smith, former president of Rhodesia, spares few of his opponents as he gives a forthright account of one of Africa's most controversial political careers. Smith details his boyhood in Southern Rhodesia, his enlistment into the Royal Air Force and...


Eminent Persians: The Men and Women Who Made Modern Iran, 1941-1979 (2 Volume Set)
Eminent Persians: The Men and Women Who Made Modern Iran, 1941-1979 (2 Volume Set)
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ean: 9780815609070, isbn: 0815609078,

As the 25th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution approached, Abbas Milani realized that very little, if any, attention had been given to the entire prerevolutionary generation. Political upheavals and a tradition of neglecting the history of past re...


Saladin
Saladin
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ean: 9781405807364, isbn: 1405807369,

Like Alexander or Caesar, the name of Saladin – the greatest figure of Islamic history – has a timeless quality. As famous today as he was when he drove the Crusaders out of Jerusalem, the real Saladin has dissolved into legend with each generati...


Ancient Egyptian Scribes: A Cultural Exploration (Bloomsbury Egyptology)
Ancient Egyptian Scribes: A Cultural Exploration (Bloomsbury Egyptology)
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ean: 9781472583956, isbn: 1472583957,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 54 reviews
The modern view of the ancient Egyptian world is often through the lens of a scribe: the trained, schooled, literate individual who was present at many levels of Egyptian society, from a local accountant to the highest echelons of society. And yet, d...


John of Brienne: King of Jerusalem, Emperor of Constantinople, c.1175-1237
John of Brienne: King of Jerusalem, Emperor of Constantinople, c.1175-1237
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ean: 9781107043107, isbn: 1107043107,

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John of Brienne's progress, from mid-ranking knightly status to king of Jerusalem and, later, Latin emperor of Constantinople, traces one of the most remarkable careers in the entire medieval period. But how and why did he achieve such heights? This ...


The Assassination of Jacques Lemaigre Dubreuil: A Frenchman between France and North Africa (History and Society in the Islamic World)
The Assassination of Jacques Lemaigre Dubreuil: A Frenchman between France and North Africa (History and Society in the Islamic World)
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ean: 9780415350327, isbn: 0415350328,

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This is a political biography of the French industrialist and political activist Jacques Lemaigre Dubreuil (1894-1955), president of the Taxpayers' Federation in the 1930s, entrepreneur in wartime France and Africa, organizer of the 'Group of Five' i...


How I Found Livingstone in Central Africa
How I Found Livingstone in Central Africa
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ean: 9781455165018, isbn: 1455165018,

[Audiobook CD Library Edition in vinyl case.][Read by James Adams] This riveting history is a firsthand account of the long and arduous search for one of the greatest explorers of the nineteenth century. Journalist and adventurer Henry M. Stanley was...


Empire and Power in the Reign of Süleyman: Narrating the Sixteenth-Century Ottoman World (Cambridge Studies in Islamic Civilization)
Empire and Power in the Reign of Süleyman: Narrating the Sixteenth-Century Ottoman World (Cambridge Studies in Islamic Civilization)
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ean: 9781107034426, isbn: 1107034426,

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Kaya Şahin's book offers a revisionist reading of Ottoman history during the reign of Süleyman the Magnificent (1520-1566). By examining the life and works of a bureaucrat, Celalzade Mustafa, Şahin moves beyond traditional, teleological approaches...


Kaffir Boy: The True Story of a Black Youth's Coming of Age in Apartheid South Africa (Library Edition)


An African Expedition: Cairo to Cape Town-1947-1949
An African Expedition: Cairo to Cape Town-1947-1949
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In the spring of 1946, World War II was over, and returning veterans were beginning to rebuild their lives. Bill Terry's hitch in the Air Force was up, and as he was trying to figure out his future, along came the lovely Gladys Walland, who literally...


Margery Perham and British Rule in Africa
Margery Perham and British Rule in Africa
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ean: 9780714634517, isbn: 0714634514,

Margery Perham was an outstanding influence on official and academic thinking on British Colonial rule and decolonization in Africa during the middle part of the century. The book traces how the Second World War transformed her view of colonial rule ...


Hailey: A Study in British Imperialism, 1872-1969
Hailey: A Study in British Imperialism, 1872-1969
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ean: 9780521411073, isbn: 0521411076,

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William Malcolm Hailey (1872-1969) was by common consent the most distinguished member of the Indian Civil Service in the twentieth century, and one of the few raised to the peerage (1936). Going out to India in 1894, he served as the first chief com...


Lord Cromer: Victorian Imperialist, Edwardian Proconsul
Lord Cromer: Victorian Imperialist, Edwardian Proconsul
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mpn: 12 pp plates, family tree, map of Cairo, ean: 9780199253388, isbn: 0199253382,

In the heyday of Empire just before the First World War, Lord Cromer was second only to Lord Curzon in fame and public esteem. In the days when Cairo and Calcutta represented the twin poles of British power in Asia and Africa, Cromer's commanding pre...


Hidden Treasures and Secret Lives: A Study of Pemalingpa, 1450-1521, and the Sixth Dalai Lama, 1683-1706
Hidden Treasures and Secret Lives: A Study of Pemalingpa, 1450-1521, and the Sixth Dalai Lama, 1683-1706
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ean: 9780710303288, isbn: 0710303289,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 18 reviews
First published in 1989. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....


Joe Appiah: The Autobiography of an African Patriot
Joe Appiah: The Autobiography of an African Patriot
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mpn: Illustrations, ports., ean: 9780275936723, isbn: 0275936724,

Joe Appiah lived an extraordinary life against a tumultuous background. This is the story of his life, his country, and his continent - the memoirs of an African patriot living through one of the most remarkable periods of change in Ghanian history. ...


The Sunburnt Queen
The Sunburnt Queen
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ean: 9780863565458, isbn: 086356545X,

“The Sunburnt Queen is an extraordinary narrative. The writing’s fresh immediacy brings history to life.”—The Sunday Independent (South Africa) In the late 1730s, the local inhabitants of South Africa found a seven-year-old girl called Bessi...


An African Family Archive: The Lawsons of Little Popo/Aneho (Togo) 1841-1938 (Fontes Historiae Africanae)
An African Family Archive: The Lawsons of Little Popo/Aneho (Togo) 1841-1938 (Fontes Historiae Africanae)
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ean: 9780197263082, isbn: 0197263089,

Conventional accounts of the Scramble for Africa tend to focus on European diplomacy and acts of African 'resistance'. We rarely find detailed accounts of what it meant to individual Africans to be turned almost overnight into colonial subjects. An A...


Bunyoro, Tropical Paradox
SKU: #1003-WS0501-A02014-1858210658
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sku: 1003-WS0501-A02014-1858210658, ean: 9781858210650, isbn: 1858210658,




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