Category: AFRICA


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The Ghanaian Revolution.

By: AMAMOO, Joseph G.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London: Jafint Co., 1988. 1854210165:

Seller ID: 33421

ISBN: 1854210165

1st ed. "When in March 1957 Ghana became the first African country in colonial Africa to achieve Independence, the event was enthusiastically welcomed by millions of Africans and liberal non-Africans. Many people looked up to Ghana with hope, confidence and pride...The question then is, how it comes about that....the country deteriorated through a series of military coups that eventually led to the bloody revolution of June 1979." Pp.234, incribed by the author... View more info

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The External Trade of the Loango Coast 1576-1870.

By: MARTIN, Phyllis M.

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Oxford: Clarendon Press,1972. 0198216858:

Seller ID: 44875

ISBN: 0198216858

1st edition. Oxford Studiews in African Affairs series. The Effects of Changing Commercial Relations on the Vili Kingdom of Loango. "The Loango Coast lies between Cape Lopez in the North and the Congo river in the south. In the eighteenth century it was one of the most important sources of slaves for the Transatlantic Trade. This study traces the development of trade in the area, starting with the pre-slave trade era, following the story through the slave trade period,... View more info

The Cambridge History of Africa. Volume 6. c.1870-c.1905.

By: OLIVER, Roland and SANDERSON, G.N. (editors).

Price: £100.00

Publisher: Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1985. 0521228034:

Seller ID: 30903

ISBN: 0521228034

1st edition. "...covers the period 1870-1905, when the European powers (Britain, France, Germany, Portugal and Italy) divided the continent into colonial territories and vied with each other for control over vast tracts of land and valuable mineral resources. At the same time, it was a period during which much of Africa still had a history of its own. Colonial governments were very weak and could exist only by playing off indigenous forces. African politics to a l... View more info

The Making of Northern Nigeria. (with maps).

By: ORR, Captain C.W.J.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London: Darf Publishers Ltd, 1987. 1850771383:

Seller ID: 35809

ISBN: 1850771383

"First published in 1911, and here reproduced in facsimile, the work is now of particular importance for the information it contains on the history of the region, its study of contemporary life, and as an account of how European dominance was maintained in West Africa." Pp.x/306, 4 maps including one folding, owner's armorial bookplate to inside front board. Brown cloth, dustwrapper sunned to spine but has a removable clear protective wrap. VG/G+. View more info

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With Botha and Smuts in Africa.


Price: £75.00

Publisher: London: Cassell and Company, 1917. 0:

Seller ID: 38553

1st edition. Part I: South-West African Campaign. Part II.East-African Campaign. Pp.280, 2 sepia photo portraits of General Botha and General Smuts + sketch map of South-West Africa and sketch map of German East Africa, owner's name and ex-priory inkstamp to front free endpaper and inkstamp to first page of preface, owner's name to top of first page of chapter one,small number notation to inside front board, toning to endpapers. Brown cloth, gilt title to spine slightly ... View more info