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The Great Boer War

By: Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Cape Town, C. Struik (Pty.) Ltd.: 1976

Seller ID: 01091766

ISBN: 0869770748

Condition: Very Good


Anglo-Boer War Reprint Library Edition. Gilt titles on blindstamped brown cloth. 769pp. Fold-out maps rear. 19th edition, No. 100 of 1,000 copies. Dust jacket is rather edgeworn, with a damp stain on spine and rear spine edge, book itself not affected. A presentable copy of this scarce book, within new clear Brodart sleeve. View more info

"A Very Strange Society": A Journey to the Heart of South Africa

By: Drury, Allen

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Trident Press: 1967

Seller ID: 01065109

Condition: Very Good


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Days of Emperor and Clown: The Italo-Ethiopian War, 1935-1936

By: Dugan, James, and Laurence Lafore

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday & Co.: 1973

Seller ID: 01051782

ISBN: 0385046081

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library with usual markings and labels, card pocket rear. Dust jacket in plastic sleeve, glued to end papers. View more info

Days of Emperor and Clown: The Italo-Ethiopian War, 1935-1936

By: Dugan, James, and Laurence Lafore

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday & Co.: 1973

Seller ID: 01054167

ISBN: 0385046081

Condition: Near Fine


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In the Company of Heroes

By: Durant, Michael J., with Stephen Hartov

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 2003

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01057428

ISBN: 0399150609

Condition: Near Fine


The true story of U.S. Army Special Operations Blackhawk helicopter pilot, Chief Warrant Officer 4 (Ret.) Michael J. Durant's experiences in Somalia during the U.S. intervention. In October, 1993, he was shot down and captured in the battle described in Mark Bowden's bestselling book, Black Hawk Down, upon which the acclaimed film by Ridley Scott was based. View more info

Like Lions They Fought: The Zulu War and the Last Black Empire in South Africa

By: Edgerton, Robert B.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, The Free Press: 1988

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01094249

ISBN: 0029089107

Condition: Near Fine


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Three Visits to Madagascar during the Years 1853-1854-1856, including a Journey to the Capital; with notices of the Natural History of the Country and of the Present Civilization of the People

By: Ellis, Rev. William

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Bradley & Co.: 1867

Seller ID: 01035981

Condition: Good


Gilt titles on burgundy cloth, spine sunned. 426pp. Fold-out frontis (Antanarivo view) and fold-out map. Excellent illustrations. Small damp stain lower outside corners of front end papers, otherwise unusually fresh and clean. View more info

War in China, the Philippines, South Africa

By: Everett, Marshall, ed.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Educational Co.: 1900

Seller ID: 980

Condition: Poor


Fep removed, starts with title page. A beat-up book, though still holding together. View more info

The British Empire from Photographs: Africa

By: Fabb, John

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, B.T. Batsford Ltd.: 1987

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01017552

ISBN: 0713452072

Condition: Near Fine


Front flyleaf lower corner clipped, with publisher's price label (to raise price after printing?) adjacent. View more info

The Last King of Scotland

By: Foden, Giles

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, Vintage International: 1998

Edition: Later Printing (4th)

Seller ID: 01047164

ISBN: 0375703314

Condition: Fine


Forest Whitaker photo cover. View more info

The Boer War 1899-1902

By: Fremont-Barnes, Gregory

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Botley, Osprey: 2010

Edition: 9th Printing

Seller ID: 01112752

ISBN: 1841763969

Condition: Very Good


Essential Histories 52. 96pp. View more info

The History of Africa in Maps

By: Gailey, Harry A., Jr.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Chicago, Denoyer-Geppert Co.: 1967

Seller ID: 01034322

Condition: VG-


96pp. 46 maps. Owner's name, original price handstamp on title page. View more info

Mafeking: A Victorian Legend

By: Gardner, Brian

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & Co.: 1967

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 01032115

Condition: Very Good


Excellent history of the legendary Boer War siege that wasn't all it was cracked up to be - though Colonel R.S.S. Baden-Powell emerged as England's most popular military hero since Wellington - and the outburst of patriotic hysteria in England on Mafeking Night, May 18, 1900. View more info

Mukiwa: A White Boy in Africa

By: Godwin, Peter

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, HarperPerennial: 1997

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01034934

ISBN: 006097723X

Condition: Near Fine


A Rhodesian white's account of growing up in Rhodesia in the 1960s and the coming of the guerrilla uprising in which he fought. View more info

Africa of To-Day

By: Goodrich, Joseph King

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Chicago, A.C. McClurg & Co.: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00009579

Condition: Good


Excellent travelogue of pre-WWI Africa. View more info

Congo Kitabu

By: Hallet, Jean-Pierre

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1965

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 01090050

Condition: VG-


An exciting autobiographical account covering twelve adventure-filled years of dedicated work among seventeen Central African tribes. In 1948 Jean-Pierre Hallet, age twenty-one, embarked on a career in the Congo as an agronomist and sociologist for the Belgian Colonial Government. Working in intimate daily contact with the bushland tribes, he delved into the strange traditions and customs of each culture - the vivid background against which the reader relives the author's sometimes staggering adventures. 436pp. Ex-library with usual markings and labels, card pocket remnant rear. Dust jacket in... View more info

Animal Kitabu

By: Hallet, Jean-Pierre, with Alex Pelle

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Fawcett Premier: 1967

Seller ID: 00016715

Condition: G-VG


Front cover has a small chip top front and corner crease bottom front, otherwise VG. View more info

Africa to 1875: A Modern History

By: Hallett, Robin

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, The University of Michigan Press: 1970

Seller ID: 01038573

ISBN: 0472071602

Condition: Very Good


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Africa to 1875: A Modern History

By: Hallett, Robin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, The University of Michigan Press: 1970

Seller ID: 01061051

ISBN: 0472071602

Condition: Near Fine


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Africa to 1875: A Modern History

By: Hallett, Robin

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, The University of Michigan Press: 1970

Seller ID: 01123008

ISBN: 0472071602

Condition: Very Good


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