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The Diamond Smugglers

by Ian Fleming; John Blaize (intro); John Collard (intro)

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1965
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New York: Dell, 1965. Mass Market Paperback. Dell 1921. Fourth Dell printing, June 1965. With an introduction by "John Blaize" (John Collard). Near Fine. Interior tanned, but unmarked. Spine square and tight with a slight crease at front hinge. Covers clean and bright. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 159 pages. One of two non-fiction books Fleming… Read more
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Angola 1:200,000; Cidide de Luanda 1:20,000 map (Cartographia)

by Gizella Bassa

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Published
1989
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Very Good
ISBN
9789633515198
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Budapest: Cartographia. 1989. Folding map. 1 map. Printed on both sides. Color. 85 x 67 cm sheet, folded to 22 x 13 cm. Very Good. Unmarked. Edgewear. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Relief shown by shading and spot heights. Index of places, glossary, coverage map, and location map on verso. Contents: Angola 1:2,000,000; Cidade de Luanda, Stadtplan =… Read more
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Angolana (Documentação sobre Angola), IV (1846)

by Eduardo dos Santos; Mario Antonio; Carlos Alberto Mendes do Couto

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Published
1995
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Fine
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First Edition
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9789726725404
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Lisboa : Ministerio do Planeamento e da Administracao do Territorio, Secretaria de Estado da Ciencia e Tecnologia ; Instituto de Investigacao Cientifica Tropical, Centro de Estudos de Historia e Cartografia Antiga. Paperback. Fine. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Light shelfwear to covers, otherwise As New. 1048 pages. Chiefly Portuguese; includes some documents in English. Heavy item, possible additional… Read more
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The World of "Mestre" Tamoda

by Uanhenga Xitu, Agostinho André Mendes de Carvalho, Antonio Jacinto (intro), Annella McDermott (trans)

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1989
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Near Fine
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Angola: União dos Escritores Angolanos + Empresa Nacional de Prospecção, Exploração, Lapidação e Comercialização de Diamantes de Angola, 1989. Hardcover. Green cloth in boards. An extremely rare copy of the Angolan publication of the first English translation of Xitu's classic "Mestre" Tamoda stories. Near Fine book in a Near Fine dust jacket. Minor shelfware and dust soiling to edges.… Read more
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Mayombe

by Pepetela; Artur Carlos Maurício Pestana dos Santos; Michael Wolfers (translator)

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Published
1982
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First English-language Edition
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Angola: União dos Escritores Angolanos + Empresa Nacional de Prospecção, Exploração, Lapidação e Comercialização de Diamantes de Angola, c. 1982. Hardcover. Green cloth in boards. Very good book in a very good dust jacket. Minor shelfwear and dust soiling to edges. Binding tight and square. Interior unmarked other than a price penciled on the front free endpaper. 184 pages. 8vo.… Read more
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Atlas Geografico. Volume 1

by Ministerio da Educacao Republica Popular de Angola

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1982
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Luanda: Ministerio da Educacao Republica Popular de Angola. 1982. Paperback. Very Good. Not from a library. Cover and interior pages tightly bound with three clean staples. Cover shows minor shelfwear. Interior is pristine. 49 pages. Color illustrations, color maps. 33 cm.
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"Malungu, Ngoma vem!" África encoberta e descoberta no Brasil (Cadernos do Museu da Escravatura No.1)

by Robert W. Slenes

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1995
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Rare! Luanda, Angola: Ministério da Cultura. 1995. Staple-bound pamphlet. Fine. Pages and cover securely held by one clean staple. Interior is pristine. Cover is clean and crisp, showing only minor shelfwear. Many B&W photos/illustrations. 24 pages. Published by the Angolan National Museum of Slavery and National Institute of Cultural Patrimony on the occasion of Angola's 20th anniversary of independence.
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Intervening in Africa's Civil Wars : The Bush Administration Approach to Resolving Third World Conflicts

by Herman J. Cohen

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Published
1997
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Draft
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9780312232214
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Arlington, VA: Association for Diplomatic Studies and Training. Manuscript. A 1997 draft of Cohen's book Intervening in Africa: Superpower Peacemaking in a Troubled Continent published by St. Martin's Press in 2000. As the Cold War faded, Ambassador Hank Cohen, President George Bush's Assistant Secretary of State for Africa, engaged in aggressive diplomatic intervention in Africa's civil wars. In… Read more
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Managing U.S.-Soviet Rivalry : Problems of Crisis Prevention

by Alexander L. George

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January 1983
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9780865315013
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Boulder, Colo.: Westview Press, January 1983. Trade Paperback. First Edition, Second Printing. Very Good. Original bookseller's pricemark on the half-title page, otherwise interior is pristine. Binding is square and tight. Cover shows mild shelfwear. Not from a library. 415 pages. Contents: Detente : the search for a "constructive" relationship /​ Alexander L. George Crisis prevention in nineteenth-century diplomacy /​ Paul Gordon Lauren Soviet policy… Read more
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Granta 48 Africa (Summer 1994)

by Bill Buford (editor); William Boyd; Lynda Schuster; Mark Doyle; Giles Peress; Paul Theroux; Sousa Jamba; Ryzsard Kapuscinski; Ahdaf Soueif; Abraham Verghese; William Finnegan; Nelson Mandela

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Published
September 1994
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Near Fine
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9780140140842
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London: Granta Publications, September 1994. Trade Paperback. Near Fine. Interior unmarked. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Light shelfwear to covers. No tears, no creases, no folds. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 256 pages. Twelve writers describe the profound changes this continent is undergoing. With Lynda Schuster in Liberia as Doe falls, Gilles Peress in Rwanda… Read more
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