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Morocco Today

by Newman, Bernard

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1953
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Good in Good dust jacket; Boards sunned and worn, jacket tattered.
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First Edition
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London: Robert Hale Limited. Good in Good dust jacket; Boards sunned and worn, jacket tattered.. 1953. First Edition. Hardcover. Blue cloth binding. Map, photos, index. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 284 pages .
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Between Niger and Nile

by Toynbee, Arnold

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1965
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Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed and rounded, jacket lightly soiled, scuffed and chipped at edges.
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First Edition
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London: Oxford University Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed and rounded, jacket lightly soiled, scuffed and chipped at edges.. 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. Numerous black and white photographs. The distinguished historian's account of his early 1960s travels through the Middle East and Northern Africa. ; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall; 133 pages… Read more
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The White Man in Nigeria

by Hazzledine, George Douglas

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Published
1969
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Very Good with no dust jacket
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780837113388
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$20.00

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NY: Negro Universities Press. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1969. Reprint. Hardcover. 0837113385 . Brown cloth binding. Reprint of this 1904 title. Photos. Boards rubbed. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 228 pages .
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Life in South Africa

by Barker, Lady

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Published
1969
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly scuffed.
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Reprint
ISBN
9780837124414
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NY: Negro Universities Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly scuffed.. 1969. Reprint. Hardcover. 0837124417 . Brown cloth binding. Reprint of this 1877 description of South Africa. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 136 pages .
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The History, Development and Practice of Building Societies in South Africa

by Edginton, P. J.

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Published
1970
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.
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Reprinte
ISBN
9780837135373
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Westport, CT: Negro Universities Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.. 1970. Reprinte. Hardcover. 0837135370 . Tan cloth binding. Reprint of this 1951 title. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 280 pages .
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Education in East Africa: A Study of East, Central and South Africa

by Jones, Thomas Jesse

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Published
1970
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.
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Reprint
ISBN
9780837129143
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NY: Negro Universities Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.. 1970. Reprint. Hardcover. 0837129141 . Brown cloth binding. Title continued: by the Second African Education Commission Under the Auspices of the Phelps-Stokes Fund, in Cooperation with the International Education Board. Reprint of this 1925 title. xxviii, 416pp, photos. ; 8vo 8" - 9"… Read more
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Karoo Veld: Ecology and Management

by Esler, Karen J. (editor) ; Milton, Sue J. (editor) ; Dean, W. Richard J. (editor)

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Published
2010
Condition
Very Good; Gift inscription on title page.
Edition
Second Printing
ISBN
9781875093526
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Pretoria, South Africa: Briza. Very Good; Gift inscription on title page.. 2010. Second Printing. Softcover. 1875093524 . "An ecosystem health approach to veld assessment, recognising that soil, plants, insects and wild animals, work with the land user to sustain the productivity and value of Karoo veld" (in South Africa). Many color photos. ; Square 8vo 8"… Read more
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The West African Youth League: Constitution of Rules, Regulations & Bye-Laws [Sic] Etc: and Obligations and Benefits, Consolidated by the First Annual Conference Held in Accra, Gold Coast, March 21-28, 1936

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Published
1936
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Good; Owner name, Arthur Jamie Bandoh, written on front wraps and title page, wraps sunned and chipped, pages toned.
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Accra: West African Youth League. Good; Owner name, Arthur Jamie Bandoh, written on front wraps and title page, wraps sunned and chipped, pages toned.. 1936. Softcover. Red printed stapled wraps. Measures 6 x 4 inches. The West African Youth League was a political group advocating overthrow of colonial rule and progress and liberty of our Country and Race,… Read more
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The Land of the Pepper Bird: Liberia

by De La Rue, Sidney

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Published
1930
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.
Edition
First Edition
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New York and London: G. P. Putnam's Sons. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.. 1930. First Edition. Hardcover. xii, 330pp, many photos. Maroon cloth binding. Map endpapers. A vintage travel account to Liberia.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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The Market Workers

by Kabana, Joni

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Published
2014
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Very Good with no dust jacket
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Portland, OR: Kabana Press. Very Good with no dust jacket. 2014. Hardcover. Black cloth binding. Inscribed by Kabana to photographer Mary Ellen Mark on the front free endpaper. Luminous color photo portraits of market workers in Ethiopia. Foreword by Aida Muluneh. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 66 pages .
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An Elephant's Ear: The Diary of an American Housewife in Africa

by Hicks, Beverly R.

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Published
1973
Condition
Good in Good dust jacket; Musty, jacket waterstained, foxed, and rubbed.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780533008261
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NY: Vantage Press. Good in Good dust jacket; Musty, jacket waterstained, foxed, and rubbed.. 1973. First Edition. Hardcover. 0533008263 . Several pages of black and white photos. The American author, a nurse and mother of six, relates the year her family spent in Nairobi, Kenya while her plastic surgeon husband was in the Flying Doctor Service. ; 108… Read more
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Locomotives of Zimbabwe and Botswana

by Hamer, Rev. Edward D.

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Published
2001
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly tattered.
ISBN
9789172661523
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$45.00

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Malmo, Sweden: Stenvalls. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly tattered.. 2001. Hardcover. 9172661526 . Map endpapers. Many photos, including some in color. Chronology, bibliography, index. Railroad history from the time of Cecil Rhodes over a century ago, including information about Beyer-Garratt locomotives. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 224 pages .
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Colonies: What Africa Thinks

by Kessie, Ohenenana

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Published
[1939]
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Fair; Rear cover missing top third, light soiling to covers and some pages, underlining and notes, staples rusted, center leaf
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London: The African Economic Union. Fair; Rear cover missing top third, light soiling to covers and some . pages, underlining and notes, staples rusted, center leaf loose.. [1939]. Softcover. Tan printed stapled wraps. Introduction by Laminah Sankoh. Undated pamphlet by Ashanti Prince Kessie (introduction dated Sept. 2, 1939) advocating independence for Europe's African colonies. ; 12mo 7"… Read more
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Marabouts et Khouan: Etude sur l'Islam en Algerie

by Rinn, Louis

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Published
1884
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Fair with no dust jacket; Penciled underlining and notes, boards worn, owner name on half-title, hinges cracked.
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Algiers: Adolphe Jourdan. Fair with no dust jacket; Penciled underlining and notes, boards worn, owner name on half-title, hinges cracked.. 1884. Hardcover. Marbled black and red paper-covered boards with red cloth spine. 1884 study of Islamic sects in Algeria. Text in French. Lacks the large folding map. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 552 pages .
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A Short History of Badagry

by Avoseh, T. Ola.

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Published
1938
Condition
Fair; Covers detached and chipped at edges, staples rusted, pages toned.
Edition
First Printing
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Lagos, Nigeria: Printed for the Author By the Ife-Olu Printing Works. Fair; Covers detached and chipped at edges, staples rusted, pages toned.. 1938. First Printing. Softcover. Printed brown stapled wraps. A history of the large city of Badagry, Nigeria, on the Atlantic coast near the border with Benin. The author notes that it took eight years to compile… Read more
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The Land of Zinj: Being an Account of British East Africa, its Ancient History and Present Inhabitants

by Stigand, Capt. C. H.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1913
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Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned and worn, foxing to boards, edges and preliminaries, pages toned.
Edition
First Edition
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$125.00

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London: Constable and Company , Ltd.. Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned and worn, foxing to boards, edges and preliminaries, pages toned.. 1913. First Edition. Hardcover. Navy cloth binding. xii, 351pp, index, glossary, pronunciation of native words. 33 black and white photos. Three color folding map of East Africa Protectorate (modern-day Kenya) in pocket at rear. Map… Read more
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Nigeria: Our Latest Protectorate

by Robinson, Charles Henry

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Published
1900
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Spine cocked, boards lightly worn, foxing.
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First Edition
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$50.00

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London: Horace Marshall and Son. Very Good with no dust jacket; Spine cocked, boards lightly worn, foxing.. 1900. First Edition. Hardcover. Red cloth with titles and designs stamped in gilt on front boards and spine. Top edges gilt. xii, 223pp, index, appendix. Many photos. Color folding map of Western Africa. Discusses history and Hausa people in this … Read more
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British Somaliland

by Drake-Brockman, Ralph E.

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Published
1912
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Good with no dust jacket; Boards scuffed, hinges cracked, pages toned and foxed, shaken.
Edition
First Edition
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$150.00

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London: Hurst & Blackett, Ltd. Good with no dust jacket; Boards scuffed, hinges cracked, pages toned and foxed, shaken. 1912. First Edition. Blue cloth stamped in blind and with two color center cameo of man in loincloth looking at house on stilts stamped on front boards. Titles in gilt on spine. xvi, 334pp. Bibliography, index, glossary. Folding map… Read more
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With Kitchener to Khartum

by Steevens, G. W.

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Published
1899
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, spine faded.
Edition
First American Edition; Later Printing
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NY: Dodd, Mead & Co. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, spine faded.. 1899. First American Edition; Later Printing. Hardcover. xiv, 326pp. Eight maps, including two foldouts. Red cloth binding with titles in gilt on front boards and spine. An account of the British-Egyptian military campaigns in the Battles of the Atbara and Omdurman in… Read more
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Livingstone's Africa: Perilous Adventures and Extensive Discoveries in the Interior of Africa

by Livingstone, David; Stanley, H. M.

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Published
[1872]
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Good with no dust jacket; Boards heavily worn, owner name penciled on front free endpaper, card pocket on rear pastedown, some
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Philadelphia: Hubbard Brothers. Good with no dust jacket; Boards heavily worn, owner name penciled on . front free endpaper, card pocket on rear pastedown, some finger soiling to . pages.. [1872]. Hardcover. Brick red cloth with black and gilt lettering on front boards and spine. Many engravings. xvi, 615pp. A classic in the literature of African exploration. .
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