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GUIDE BOOK OF ETHIOPIA.

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Addis Ababa, Published by the Chamber of Commerce: 1954

Seller ID: 000016731

Condition: Very good


Small quarto, brown textured cloth covers, xxx + 443 pages. Includes maps (one folding), charts, and black and white photo reproductions plus a section at the front with 8 photographic portraits of the royal family including one in full color of Haile Selassie I. Also includes a list of Amharic literature, bibiliography, and index. 122615C View more info

DAWN IN NYASALAND.

By: Clutton-Brock, Guy.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton: (c. 1959)

Seller ID: 000015790

Condition: Very good


Pocket-sized softcover, 192 pages. Old price stamp on half-title page, else Very Good. Includes chronological list of events. 071202A. "Nyasaland has now become a test case in Africa. It is a test of whether the voice of the common man shall be heard, and of how the aspirations of an uprising under-developed country are to be met in the modern world." View more info

THE PREHISTORY OF EAST AFRICA

By: Cole, Sonia

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, The Macmillan Co., (1963),: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9639

Condition: Near fine


Pages 382, octavo, (approx. 6 3/8" x 9 1/2") hardcover, first printing. Introduction by Richard Carrington. Illustrated with photographs, maps, diagrams, and drawings. Book is in near Fine condition; dust jacket has light wear at edges, small closed tear, Very Good. 073103A View more info

SOUTH AFRICA

By: Hofmeyr, Jan H

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Ernest Benn Limited. 1952,: 1952

Edition: 2nd revised edition

Seller ID: 9633

Condition: Very Good


2nd revised edition by J. P. Cope. Pages 253,o ctavo, ( 5 1/2" x 8 5/8"), hardcover, 2nd revised edition by J. P. Cope. Includes map, index. Spine a bit sunned, former owner name stamp on front endpaper, light wear, Very Good. Without a dust jacket. 073103A View more info

KATANGA. IMAGES DU CONGO.

By: Lefevre, M. A. Introduction de, Photographies de J. Cayet, Ch. Dessart, R. Maillard, C.I.D. et U.M.H.R.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Bruxelles, Charles Dessart, Editeur.: c. 1954

Seller ID: 000017879

Condition: Good +


Quarto, paper covers. 147 photographs, a few in color. Text in French, Dutch, and English. Covers are chipped at edges, interior Very Good. 061508D Photography, Africa View more info

LIVINGSTONE'S TRAVELS AND RESEARCHES IN SOUTH AFRICA;

By: Livingstone, David.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, G. G. Evans:

Seller ID: 000017447

Condition: Very good


Title continues: "Including a Sketch of Sixteen Years Residence in the Interior of Africa, and A Journey From the Cape of Good Hope to Loanda on the West Coast, Thence Across the Continent, Down the River Zambesi to the Eastern Ocean...To Which is Added a Historical Sketch of Discoveries in Africa." Illustrated with numerous engravings. Octavo, blind stamped brown cloth with gilt spine titles xiv, 3-442 pages. Spine a bit sunned, some scattered foxing in the text, still Very Good. View more info

THE SHORES OF THE BLACK SHIPS

By: Marriner, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, William Kimber: (c. 1971)

Seller ID: 9632

Condition: very good


Pages 256, octavo ( approx. 6 1/4" x 9 3/8"). Includes many black and white photo repros. and index. Cover corners bumped, else Very Good; dust jacket has some wear at edges, near Very Good. 073103A. The shores of the black ships are Tunisian Shores, familiar to the Phoenician sailors who made Carthage the center of a great seaborne empire. View more info

BLACK AND WHITE IN SOUTH AFRICA. The Politics of Survival

By: May, GH Le ,

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, American Heritage Press, (c. 1971),: 1971

Seller ID: 9642

Condition: Very good


Pages 128, octavo, hardcover. Book is in Very Good condition; dust jacket is price-clipped, else Very Good. Part of the Library of the 20th Century. 073103A View more info

ATLAS OF AFRICAN HISTORY

By: McEvedy, Colin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Facts on File, (1980),: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 9648

ISBN: 0871964805

Condition: Near fine


Pages 142,octavo (approx. 6" x 8 1/2"), hardcover, first edition. Book and dust jacket are in near Fine condition. Includes index. "From 175 million years ago to the present (1980), concisely explained in 59 clear maps and a lucid text." 080203A ISBN: 0-87196-480-5 View more info

THE WASHING OF THE SPEARS. The Rise and Fall of the Zulu Nation under Shaka and Its Fall in the Zulu War of 1879

By: Morris, Donald R

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, A Touchstone Book, Simon & Schuster, (c. 1965),: 1965

Seller ID: 12338

ISBN: 0671628224

Condition: Very good


Pages 655, trade paperback. 6th paperback printing. Includes black and white illustrations, bibliography, index. Book is in Very Good condition. 070400A ISBN: 0671628224 View more info

DARK COMPANIONS. The African Contribution to the European Exploration of East Africa

By: Simpson, Donald

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Paul Elek,: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 7501

ISBN: 0236400061

Condition: near Very Good


Pages 228 pp.,8vo, hardcover, first ed. Green cloth, one cover corner bumped, else very good; dust jacket front panel and spine sunned, else very good. #050500A View more info