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Through a Doorway in Zanzibar. an Ethnological Study of the Peoples of East Africa

by Da Silva, Ladis

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1994
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First Edition.
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9780921651000
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Scarborough Ontario: CelaZ Print Shop, 1994 Edited by Marion Da Silva. 227p. illus index, fold out panorama [Only 8 copies in WordldCat]. First Edition.. Soft Cover. New.
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Return to Uganda IN National Geographic Vol.158 # 1 July 1980 (pp 73-89))

by Kambites, Jerry & Kambites Sarah (National Geographic)

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1980
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Washington: National Geographic Society, 1980 Jerry Kambites is a Greek-Canadian educated at Holy Cross Seminary and McMaster University in Hamilton. This article describes the experiences of himself and his Ugandan wife after the fall of Idi Amin . Soft Cover. Very Good. Periodical/Magazine.
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Dream of Kilimanjaro

by Edberg, Rolf

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Published
1979
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1st US Edition.
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9780394503844
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New York: Pantheon, 1979 The award winning author, who was also an ambassador and member of Swedish parliament, describes his travels in east Africa, especially the Great Rift Valley, and the origin and evolution of humans. Translated from Swedish by Keith Bradfield. 179p. bibliography.. 1st US Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good, Slight Chips.
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Battles of KwaZulu-Natal

by Gillings, Ken

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2000
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1st Thus.
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9781919688244
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Durban SA: Art Publishers, 2000 A Pictorial Souvenir of the Battles of KwaZulu-Natal from 1818-1906. 57p. illus,maps Size: 11.5"x 9.75". 1st Thus.. Softcover. As New.
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Christianikes Ekklesias Stin Archaia Noubia [IN GREEK]

by Triandaphyllou, Chloe

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2011
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1st Greek Edition.
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9789606775611
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Athens: Ekdoseis Oganismos P. Kyriakide, 2011 In Greek with a brief introduction in English. A short survey of some of the remnants of early Christianity along the upper Nile into Sudan. Illustrations of some of the icons with Greek/Coptic inscriptions. 65p. Bibliography +12p.of illustrations in colour. 1st Greek Edition.. French Wraps. New.
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The Hunter's Vision : Prehistoric Art of Zimbabwe

by Garlake, Peter

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2003
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Fine
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First Edition.
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9780714125183
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1995: British Museum Publications, 2003 First Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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Catalogue of Works of Art From Benin. the Property of a European Private Collector

by Sotheby Parke Bernet & Co

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Published
1980
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Near Fine
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First Edition.
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London: Sotheby Parke Bernet & Co, 1980 Auction catalogue for sale held Monday 16th June 1980 at 2.30pm. 67p., illus [some col]. First Edition.. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good.
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Multiplicity, Connection and Convergence : African Art from the John F.Korachis Collection

by Eis, Andrea [Curator]

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2011
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Oaklans CA: Oakland University Art Gallery, 2011 Illustrated catalogue of exhibit at the Oakland University Art Gallery September 10th.- November 20th.2011 "This exhibition from the John F. Korachis Collection of African Art explores the diversity of African art. Encouraging the viewer to connect personally with each object, many of the artworks are accompanied by reflective texts by Oakland University faculty… Read more
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The Discarded People: An Account of African Resettlement in South Africa

by Desmond, Cosmas

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Published
1971
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First Thus
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9780140410327
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London: Penguin, 1971 One aspect of South African apartheid is the resettlement of Africans in Bantu "homelands" What this pretty concept . entailed for about 1, 000,000 black people - in himan suffering poverty and starvation - is here described by a Franciscan priest. [who] .factually records what he found - thousands of families uprooted(with fire and force where neccessary)… Read more
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Hillaby's World : Adventures Across Three Continents

by Hillaby,John

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1992
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London: Sinclair-Stevenson, 1992 "Hillaby is perhaps best known for his walk from Land's End to John O'Groats, a trek chronicled in Journey Through Britain. A portion of that book appears here along with excerpts from his other travel adventures. His account of visits to the Congo and to the Mountains of the Moon, made during the colonial period, seem dated.… Read more
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Zimbabwe: A Handbook

by House, John; House, Mary & Salt, Beryl

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Published
1983
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Very Good
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First Edition.
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9780797405929
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Harare: MercuryPress, 1983 Detailed description of Zimbabwe as it was before the destructive policies of Robert Mugabe. 164p, illus ( B & W) index. Donor inscription inside front cover, Sticker of flag inside back cover.. First Edition.. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Sylvia Bird.
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The Forbidden Coast

by Lodwick, John

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Published
1956
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London: Travel Book Club, 1956 "The Story of a Journey to Rio De Oro, a Spanish Possession in North West Africa, to some Adjacent Islands and to Certain Other Sites in the 28th Degree of Northern Latitude Which are Not, Without Some Measure of Personal Perseverance Open to Uninstructed Memebers of the General Public" 269p. map. plates. First Edition.. Hard… Read more
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To the Heart of the Nile: Lady Florence Baker and the Exploration of Central Africa

by Shipman, Pat

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Published
2005
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Near Fine
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1st US Ed..
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9780060505554
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New York: William Papas, 2005 "the amazing life of Lady Florence Baker (c. 1845-1916), who made the journey from a Turkish harem to become the wife of an English aristocrat--with whom she made many subsequent journeys to places that included Africa and the source of Nile. " 428p. illus bibliography. index. 1st US Ed... Soft Cover. Near Fine/Fine.
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Mary Slessor of Calabar : Pioneer Missionary

by Livingstone,W.P.

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10th ed..
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New York: George H.Doran. No date c. 1919 ? Biography of intrepid Scottish woman who went to West Africa as a Misssionary. HC 353p.plates (Front hinge loose, cover slightly stained). 10th ed... Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Cameroon with Egbert

by Murphy, Dervla

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Published
1990
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Very Good
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Reprint
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9780099728009
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London: Arrow, 1990 Their most recent sojourn took them to Africa for the first time, where Murphy, eighteen-year-old Rachel and a Fulani stallion called Egbert spent three unpredictable months following ludicrously inaccurate maps leading them from village to village in Cameroon. Although they spoke none of Cameroon's 300 or so languages, the Murphys enjoyed the hospitality of the local people… Read more
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