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Africa Adorned

by FISHER, Angela

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Published
1988
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Reprint
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New York: Abrams, 1988. Reprint. Hardcover. Folio. Cloth boards in dust jacket; 304pp. Illus. in color and b&w throughout. Mild age toning to margins of textblock, else a tight, clean, unmarked copy. Trivial shelf wear to jacket. Near Fine.
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The Maghrib in Question: Essays in History and Historiography

by LE GALL, Michel and Kenneth Perkins

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Published
1997
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First Edition
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Austin: University of Texas Press, 1997. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo. Cloth boards in dust jacket; xxv, 258pp. Trivial foxing to top edge of textblock and interior of jacket, else a tight, clean, unmarked copy. Minor external wear to jacket, showing mild sunning to spine. Very Good.
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Pro Patria: Another 50 Natal Carbineer Years 1945 to 1995

by COGHLAN, Mark

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Published
2000
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Pietermaritzburg: The Natal Carbineers Trust, 2000. Hardcover. Quarto. Pictorial paper-covered boards; 242pp. Signed and dated in February 2005. Minor foxing to top edge of textblock, showing mild toning to margins. Near Fine.
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A Military History of South Africa: From the Dutch-Khoi Wars to the End of Apartheid

by STAPLETON, Timothy J.

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Published
2010
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First Edition
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Santa Barbara: Praeger, 2010. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo. Cloth boards in dust jacket; xi, 229pp. Mild foxing to top edge of textblock, trivial shelf wear to jacket. A tight, clean, near-new copy. Near Fine.
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Presidential Address, 1958: South Africa's Internal Boundaries

by MARQUARD, Leo

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Published
1958
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Johannesburg: South African Institute of Race Relations, 1958. 12mo. Staple-bound pamphlet; printed card wrappers; 23pp. Clean and tight; VG or better. Presidential address delivered at the Annual Meeting of the Council of the South African Institute of Race Relations, 13 January 1958.
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Mecca of Revolution: Algeria, Decolonization, and the Third World Order

by BYRNE, Jeffrey James

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Published
2016
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First Edition
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New York: Oxford University Press, 2016. First Edition. Hardcover. In publisher's series "Oxford Studies in International History." Octavo. Paper-covered boards in dust jacket; xv, 388pp. Trivial shelf wear to boards and jacket, minor soiling to back cover of jacket, else a tight, unmarked, near-new copy. Fine.
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A Hunter's Life in South Africa

by CUMMING, R. Gordon

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Published
1987
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Camden: Briar Patch Press, 1987. Hardcover. In publisher's series "The African Collection." Octavo. Red simulated leather, stamped in gilt; marbled endpapers, AEG; xx, 352. Trivial external wear to boards. Interiors clean and unmarked, with brown ribbon marker. A tight, clean, near-new copy. Fine.
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Zimba Bgwe: One Man One Vote the Only Solution in Southern Rhodesia

by [ZIMBABWE] NKOMO, Joshua

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Published
n.d. ca 1960-61]
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[Cairo: Dar El-Hana Press, n.d. ca 1960-61]. Pamphlet. Exceedingly scarce and quite fiery pamphlet calling for a complete revision of the Rhodesian constitution, with input from native Africans, to overturn the decades-long system of apartheid under the rule of white settlers. "It is shere [sic] fantasy to assume that we shall tolerate to remain in our present plight to… Read more
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The Trouble With Empire: Challenges to Modern British Imperialism

by BURTON, Antoinette

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Published
2015
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First Edition
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Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; xvi,320pp. Tight, unworn copy in crisp dustwrappers; a near-new copy, apparently unread.
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Who Pays Tax in Kenya? [Scandinavian Institute of African Studies, Research Report no. 11]

by NELLIS, John R.

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Published
1972
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First Edition
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Uppsala: Scandinavian Institute for African Studies, 1972. First Edition. Paperback. Quarto. Illustrated thick paper wrappers (softcover); 22,[1]pp. Clean, tight and unmarked - Near Fine. Nellis was a Research Fellow at the. Institute for Development Studies, University of Nairobi. Text in English.
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Intellectual Traditions of Pre-Colonial Africa

by HILLIARD, Constance B.

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Published
1998
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First Edition
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New York: McGraw-Hill, 1998. First Edition. Paperback. Octavo. Pictorial wrappers (softcover); xv,462pp. Mild spotting to top edge of text block, else tight, clean and unmarked; Near Fine.
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Lords of the Atlas: The Rise and Fall of the House of Glaoua 1893-1956

by MAXWELL, Gavin

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Published
2000
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New York: The Lyons Press, 2000. Hardcover. First Lyons Press edition. Quarto; cloth boards; dustjacket; 272pp; illus. Bit of spotting to upper edge of text block, else a tight, Near Fine copy in crisp, unworn dustwrapper. A handsomely photo-illustrated reissue of Gavin's classic account of pre-War Morocco and the reign of Madini and Thami El Glaoui.
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Britain and Suez: the lion's last roar

by LUCAS, Scott

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Published
1996
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First Edition
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Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1996. First Edition. Paperback. Wrapper issue. Review copy, with publisher's slip laid in. 12mo; pictorial card wrappers; 135pp. A fine, unmarked, apparently unread copy.
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Warfare and Tracking in Africa, 1952-1990

by STAPLETON, Timothy J.

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Published
2015
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First Edition
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London: Routledge, 2015. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo. Pictorial laminated boards (hardcover); 194pp. Tight, unmarked copy, near-new. Issued without dustwrapper.
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French Military Rule in Morocco: Colonialism and its Consequences

by GERSHOVICH, Moshe

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Published
2000
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First Edition
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London: Frank Cass, 2000. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 238pp. Bit of dust-soiling to upper edge of text block, else a tight, Near Fine copy in crisp, unworn dustwrapper.
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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012. Paperback. Octavo. Pictorial card wrappers (softcover); 188pp. Clean, tight and unmarked, free of significant wear or soil; Near Fine.
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L'Italia e la Guerra di Libia Cent'Anni Dopo

by MICHELETTA, Luca and Andrea Ungari (eds)

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Published
2013
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First Edition
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Roma: Edizioni Studium, 2013. First Edition. Paperback. Octavo. Pictorial card wrappers (softcover); 490pp. Fine, unmarked and apparently unread copy, near-new. Text entirely in Italian.
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London: Frontline Books, 2013. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; xxii,262pp; illus; maps. Fine, unmarked and apparently unread copy, near-new.
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South Africa, Apartheid and Britain

by [SOUTH AFRICA]

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Published
1970
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First Edition
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London: LRD Publications Ltd, 1970. First Edition. Paperback. A pamphlet, jointly published by the Labor Research Department and African National Congress (South Africa), addressing the following questions: "What in fact does apartheid mean in human terms? How does it affect the different race groups in South Africa? And which are the British firms involved?" (p.3). Slim octavo (18.25cm); stapled… Read more
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The Menace of Apartheid

by DUBULA, Sol

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Published
1965
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First Edition
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Prague: Peace and Socialism Publishers, 1965. First Edition. Paperback. Exposé of the apartheid system, with contents dealing with the politics of cheap labour, apartheid in practice, the confidence trick of apartheid, international action and the collaborators, and the people's struggle. Slim octavo (22cm); pictorial wrappers, stapled; 38,[2]pp. Light wear to wrappers, touch of dustiness to rear wrapper, else Near… Read more
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