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Robert Mugabe’s Lost Jewel of Africa
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ean: 9781781556887, isbn: 1781556881,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 7 reviews
This is the story of Southern Rhodesia, from a time of its earliest known inhabitants, the Bushmen, to their displacement by the Bantu; the invasion by the Matabele under King Mzilikaze; the advent of the white missionaries; and the arrival of Cecil ...
My First Coup d'Etat: And Other True Stories from the Lost Decades of Africa
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ean: 9781608198597, isbn: 1608198596,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 33 reviews
My First Coup D'Etat chronicles the coming-of-age of John Dramani Mahama in Ghana during the dismal post-independence "lost decades" of Africa. He was seven years old when rumors of a coup reached his boarding school in Accra. His father, a minister ...
Two Soldiers, Two Lost Fronts: German War Diaries of the Stalingrad and North Africa Campaigns
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mpn: 16 page photo section, ean: 9781935149057, isbn: 1935149059,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 43 reviews
On sand and snow for Hitler . . .This book is built around two recently discovered war diaries—one by a member of the 23rd Panzer Division which served under Manstein in Russia, and the other by a member of Rommel’s AfrikaKorps. Together, along w...
Another Man's War: The Story of a Burma Boy in Britain's Forgotten African Army
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ean: 9781780747118, isbn: 178074711X,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 46 reviews
At age 16 Isaac Fadoyebo ran away from his West African village to join the British Army. The Second World War was raging, and Nigeria's colonial masters were desperate to find men to defend India and the Empire. He was taking breakfast deep in the B...
Another Farm in Africa
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ean: 9781920188405, isbn: 1920188401,
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“Farming for me was much more than keeping a few cattle,” writes Henry Jackson, a descendent of early Zimbabwean missionaries. “It was a stance for what is right. ”Another Farm in Africa" is an account of Jackson’s life history in Zimbabwe....
Letters from the Horn of Africa 1923 – 1942: Sandy Curle, Soldier and Diplomat Extraordinary
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mpn: 16pp B & W plates, ean: 9781844158454, isbn: 1844158454,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 13 reviews
After brief service in the Gordon Highlanders as part of the Army of Occupation of the Rhine post Great War, Sandy Curle sought more adventurous soldiering and in 1923 was seconded to the King’s African Rifles (KAR). Aged 23 he found himself in rem...
Charles Taylor and Liberia: Ambition and Atrocity in Africa's Lone Star State
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ean: 9781848138476, isbn: 1848138474,
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Campaigner, insurgent, arms dealer, warlord, commodity trafficker, elected president, international fugitive, and finally prisoner, Charles Taylor sought to lead his native Liberia to change but instead destroyed it in a frenzy of violence, greed, an...
Flight Path: Son of Africa to Warrior-Diplomat
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ean: 9780997651607, isbn: 0997651601,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 37 reviews
This memoir covers the following topics and more: Secretary Clinton’s and Scott Gration’s use of email accounts while in the State department, international affairs, technology development, world history, military aviation, and Africa. There is p...
A Life for Freedom: The Mission to End Racial Injustice in South Africa
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mpn: 111 black & white photographs, 1 map, ean: 9780813166469, isbn: 0813166462,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 14 reviews
From June 1963 to October 1964, ten antiapartheid activists were tried at South Africa's Pretoria Supreme Court. Standing among the accused with Nelson Mandela, Ahmed Kathrada, and Walter Sisulu was Denis Goldberg. Charged under the Sabotage and Supp...
Pendo: God Loves Africa!
mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9781477215678, isbn: 1477215670,
This book tells in brief the fifty years my in-laws served in Africa as pioneer missionaries and how our life for forty-one years after theirs was different, because of independence of African countries, as well as modernization. I hope it shows the ...
Born of the Desert: With the SAS in North Africa
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ean: 9781848327825, isbn: 184832782X,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 37 reviews
Born of the Desert is a classic account of the early years of the SAS. The Special Air Service was formed in 1941 and quickly earned a reputation for stealth, daring and audacity in the Western Desert Campaign. This elite force utilized the endless e...
In Africa's Forest and Jungle: Six Years Among the Yorubas (Religion & American Culture)
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ean: 9780817355678, isbn: 0817355677,
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In Africa's Forest and Jungle is the memoir of Richard Henry Stone, a Civil War era Southern Baptist missionary, who served in what is now Nigeria during the late 1850s and again during the first years of the American Civil War. Stone published this ...
Wildlife Wars: My Fight to Save Africa's Natural Treasures
ean: 9780312303341, isbn: 0312303343,
In this engrossing memoir, one of the most controversial, influential, and inspirational figures in African politics today gives the full story of his crusade to save Kenya's natural resources, and specifically the African elephant--a crusade that se...
Steve Biko (Ohio Short Histories of Africa)
ean: 9780821420256, isbn: 0821420259,
Steve Biko inspired a generation of black South Africans to claim their true identity and refuse to be a part of their own oppression. Through his example, he demonstrated fearlessness and self-esteem, and he led a black student movement countrywide ...
The Rainbow People of God: The Making of a Peaceful Revolution
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9780385483742, isbn: 0385483740,
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The Rainbow People Of God traces South Africa's glorious victory over apartheid in the writings and speeches of one its central figures, Archbishop Desmond Tutu. From the graveside of Steven Biko to the triumphant inauguration of Nelson Mandela as Pr...
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