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1 Africa's Powerhouse: the South African Economy, a Pictorial Ensemble.
African International Publishing Co. 1974 Pictorial Hard Cover Good No Jacket Quarto 

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2 The Life and Travels of Mungo Park; with the account of his death from the Journal of Isaaco, the substance of later discoveries relative to his lamented fate; and the Termination of the Niger
New York Harper & Brothers 1854 Rebound in library hard cover Good No Jacket 16mo 
248pp. Minor scattered foxing, but overall very clean. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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3 Abbott, G.F. The Holy War in Tripoli
London Longmans, Green & Co. 1912 Hard Cover (x-library) Good No Jacket Large Octavo 
Gilt and black pictorial titles on dark green cloth. 333pp. Fold-out map rear. Ex-library with usual markings, card pocket rear. Chipped at tips of spine and moderately worn on corners. Overall, a solid, clean example of this rare edition. 
Price: 500.00 USD
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4 Abbott, R. Tucker The Kingdom of the Seashell
New York Crown Publishers 1972 Hard Cover Very Good DJ Good Quarto 
Lavishly illustrated. Dust jacket has minor wear extremities, otherwise VG. In Brodart cover. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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5 Alford, Henry S.L., and W. Dennistoun Sword The Egyptian Soudan: Its Loss and Recovery
London Macmillan & Co., Ltd. 1898 2nd Printing Rebound in library hard cover G-VG No Jacket Large Octavo 
336pp. 
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6 Asher, Michael Death in the Sahara: The Lords of the Desert and the Timbuktu Railway Expedition Massacre
Skyhorse Publishing 2008 1602396302 / 9781602396302 1st Printing Hard Cover Near Fine DJ Very Good Large Octavo 

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7 Ayensu, Edward S. Ashanti Gold: The African Legacy of the World's Most Precious Metal
Accra Ashanti Goldfields 1997 1840282754 / 9781840282757 Soft Cover Near Fine Quarto 

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8 Balandier, Georges, and Jacques Maquet Dictionary of Black African Civilization
New York Leon Amiel 1974 0814804802 / 9780814804803 Hard Cover (x-library) Very Good DJ Very Good Quarto 
Ex-library with usual markings and labels. Dust jacket in plastic sleeve, glued to end papers. 
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9 Barthrop, Michael The Anglo-Boer Wars: The British and the Afrikaners, 1815-1902
Poole Blandford Press 1987 0713716584 / 9780713716580 Hard Cover Near Fine DJ Near Fine Small Quarto 
176pp. This book is the fourth in the author's series of illustrated narrative histories of the British Army's colonial campaigns in the nineteenth century. It outlines within one volume Britain's attempts to deprive the Afrikaners of the independence they had striven for since the seventeenth century, not only during the Anglo-Boer War of 1899-1902 but also in earlier clashes between Briton and Boer since Britain acquired the Cape of Good Hope in the Napoleonic War. 
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10 Bowman, Martha B. Ebony Madonna
Elgin The Brethren Press 1962 Hard Cover (x-lib) Very Good (small fault) DJ Good Octavo 
Ex-private (church?) library, with card pocket at rear, no other library markings. Starting to split at title page. In new Brodart sleeve. 
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11 Boyce, William D. Illustrated Africa: North, Tropical, South
Chicago Rand, McNally & Co. 1925 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Large Octavo 
Gilt titles on brown cloth. 686pp. Maps on end papers. 
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12 Brook, Ian The One-Eyed Man is King
New York G.P. Putnam's Sons 1967 1st U.S. Edition Hard Cover (x-lib) Very Good DJ Very Good Large Octavo 
A politically incorrect, but prophetic, protest against the West's African policies of the decade of independence, from a former district officer in the British Colonial Service. Ex-library with usual markings and labels. Dust jacket in plastic sleeve, glued to end papers. [History - Africa] 
Price: 12.00 USD
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13 Brooks, Lester Great Civilizations of Ancient Africa
New York Four Winds Press 1971 Hard Cover Good DJ Good Ex-Library Large Octavo 
X-lib with usual markings and labels, dust jacket in plastic sleeve, glued to end papers. Front flyleaf price clipped. 
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14 Cartey, Wilfred, and Martin Kilson The Africa Reader: Colonial Africa
Vintage Books 1970 1st Printing Mass Market Paperback VG+ (small fault) Crease on top front corner Name ffep 
A documentary based on contemporary and historical accounts selected from the writings of African political leaders and writers, colonial servants, historians and the African and European government archives." Among the contributors are Martin Kilson, Kofi Busia, Margery Perham, Kenneth Post and many others. Edited and with introductions by Wilfred Cartey and Martin Kilson - focuses on the late nineteenth century and the first half of the twentieth century, and on "African reaction and adaptation, the emergence of the masses and the formation of national rule." 
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15 Cartey, Wilfred, and Martin Kilson, eds. The Africa Reader: Colonial Africa
New York Vintage Books 1970 1st Printing Mass Market Paperback G-VG 

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16 Cartey, Wilfred, and Martin Kilson, eds. The Africa Reader: Colonial Africa
Vintage Books 1970 1st Printing Mass Market Paperback Very Good Vintage V-628 
267pp. "A documentary based on contemporary and historical accounts selected from the writings of African political leaders and writers, colonial servants, historians and the African and European government archives." Among the contributors are Martin Kilson, Kofi Busia, Margery Perham, Kenneth Post and many others. Edited and with introductions by Wilfred Cartey and Martin Kilson - focuses on the late nineteenth century and the first half of the twentieth century, and on "African reaction and adaptation, the emergence of the masses and the formation of national rule." Light soiling on outside edge of text block. "Not for Sale" handstamped on top edge of text block. 
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17 Cartey, Wilfred, and Martin Kilson. The Africa Reader: Colonial Africa.
New York Vintage Books 1970 1st Printing Mass Market Paperback Good 
Faint date handstamped on ffep, owner's name on half-title page. Good. 
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18 Chu, Daniel, and Elliott Skinner A Glorious Age in Africa: The Story of Three Great African Empires
Garden City Zenith Books 1965 Hard Cover Very Good DJ faulty Octavo 
A history of Ghana, Mali and the Songhay Empire. Dust jacket has three small chips on top rear edge and a closed tear on bottom rear edge, otherwise clean and fresh. An attractive example of an early printing, within new clear Brodart sleeve. 
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19 Churchill, Winston S. River War: An Account of the Reconquest of Sudan
Award Books 1964 1st Printing Mass Market Paperback Very Good 

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20 Churchill, Winston S. The River War: An Account of the Reconquest of the Sudan
Award Books 1964 1st Printing Mass Market Paperback Fine 

Price: 40.00 USD
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