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"Africa and Its exploration, as Told By Its Explorers"
  Sampson Low, Marston & Co., $ 165.00 Published by: Sampson Low, Marston & Co. Book #28874.
2 vols. 1st ed, [1890]. Ex-libris w/prop. stamps on top/bottom edges & barcode sticker/pocket on rear pastedown. Some cornering (esp. vol. 2), cocked spines, light rubbing. Vol. 1 has cracked top of spine. Both books fairly tight & generally clean inside.
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"Invention of Somalia" by Ali Jimale Ahmed
  Red Sea Press, 1995, ISBN 0932415997, $ 15.00 Paperback Published by: Red Sea Press Book #31550.
265 pp.
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"History of South Africa and the Boer-British War" by Henry Houghton Beck
  Globe Bible Publishing, 1900, $ 27.50 Published by: Globe Bible Publishing, 1900 Book #8511.
525pp., b/w illus throughout, folding map intact. Front inside hinge cracked, marginal water-stains to 2 pages near back, not affecting text. Some shelf-wear and rubbing to edges and tips.
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"Ruined Cities of Mashonaland: Being a Record of Excavation and Exploration in 1891" by J. Theodore Bent
  Longmans, Green, and Co., 1892, $ 125.00 Cloth Published by: Longmans, Green, and Co. Book #28941.
1st edition. Original blue cloth, titles in gilt on spine, decoration in gilt on front board. 376pp +24pp publisher's catalogue; b/w photos and illus throughout + 3 folding maps. Ex-library with faint stamps on head and foot of text block, mild discol
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"Five African States" by Gwendolen M. Carter
  Cornell University Press, 1963, 1963, $ 11.00 Cloth Published by: Cornell University Press, 1963 Book #8507.
Hard Cover. Very Good-/Good+.
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"Hooded Americanism: the History of the Ku Klux Klan" by David M. Chalmers
  Quadrangle Books, 1968, $ 8.25 Soft Cover Published by: Quadrangle Books Book #21905.
Mild tanning at edges of covers, top front edge lightly bumped.
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"Izibongo: Zulu Praise-Poems" by Trevor (ed.) Cope
  Clarendon Press/Oxford University Press, 1968, $ 15.00 Cloth Published by: Clarendon Press/Oxford University Press Book #36391.
229pp. Collected by James Stuart; Trans. Danile Malcolm. Orig. review card dated Mar. 1968 issued by Oxford University Press laid in. Shelf wear, spine slightly cocked, light foxing head page edges, else VG+.
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"Old Africa Rediscovered" by Basil Davidson
  Victor Gollancz Ltd., 1961, $ 10.00 Cloth Published by: Victor Gollancz Ltd. Book #31591.
287pp; b/w photos. Spine is faintly cocked, else Fine. Price-clipped jacket is edge-worn.
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"Common Purpose: The Story of the Upington 25" by Andrea Durbach
  Continuum, 2002, ISBN 0826413307, $ 9.90 Cloth Published by: Continuum Book #31525.
266pp; b/w photos.
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"The Ancient Egyptians: a Sourcebook of Their Writings" by Adolf (ed.) Erman
  Harper, 1966, $ 7.50 Soft Cover Published by: Harper Book #21678.
Wraps lightly dust-soiled, else VG+ with no creases or bumps.
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"King Leopold's Ghost: a Story of greed, Terror, and Heroism in Colonial Africa" by Adam Hochschild
  Houghton Mifflin, 1999, ISBN 0618001905, $ 8.25 Paperback Published by: Houghton Mifflin Book #34894.
366 pp. Light sunning of page edges, otherwise clean, tight.
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"Who's Who in Military History from 1453 to the Present Day" by John and Andrew Wheatcroft Keegan
  William Morrow & Company, 1976, ISBN 0688029566, $ 15.00 Cloth Published by: William Morrow & Company Book #22796.
FINE 367pp, profusely illustrated. Unclipped jacket as a couple of small nicks at spine tips, o/w NF.
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"A Burning Hunger" by Derrick Knight
  Panos Publications Ltd, 1994, ISBN 1870670329, $ 11.00 Soft Cover Published by: Panos Publications Ltd Book #36686.
208pp. Edge wear, corners lightly bumped, covers lightly rubbed, bumped tail of spine, else NF. Internally clean & neat.
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"Guns and Rain: Guerrilas and Spirit Mediums in Zimbabwe" by David Lan
  University of California, 1985, ISBN 0520055896, $ 9.90 Paperback Published by: University of California Book #35674.
244 pp. Very light edge wear and sticker on front cover, otherwise NF. Clean and tight.
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"Fifty Fighting Years: The Communist Party of South Africa, 1921-1971" by A. Lerumo
  Inkululeko Publications, 1971, $ 11.00 Cloth Published by: Inkululeko Publications Book #10060.
Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good-. Some shelfwear and tears.
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"The Race to Fashoda: European Colonialism and African Resistance in the Scramble for Africa" by David Levering Lewis
  Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1987, ISBN 155584278x, $ 7.50 Trade Paperback Published by: Weidenfeld & Nicolson Book #21658.
No bumps or creases. VG+
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"First Annexation of the Transvaal" by W. J. Leyds
  T. Fisher Unwin, 1906, $ 75.00 Cloth Published by: T. Fisher Unwin Book #28940.
1st edition. Original burgundy cloth; titles in gilt on spine. Top edge gilt, rest deckle. 378pp + folding map at rear. Ex-library with very faint stamps on head and foot of text block, and moderate discoloration on spine where label was removed. No other
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"Last expedition: Stanley's Mad Journey Through the Congo" by Daniel & Charles Pearson Liebowitz
  Norton, 2005, ISBN 0939059030, $ 13.75 Cloth Published by: Norton Book #31578.
354 pp.
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"Imperial footprints: Henry Morton Stanley's African Journeys" by James L. Newman
  Brassey's, 2004, ISBN 1574885979, $ 20.00 Cloth Published by: Brassey's Book #29555.
390 pp.
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"Man-Eaters of Tsavo" by Lt. Colonel J. H. Patterson
  The Lyons Press, 2004, ISBN 1592281877, $ 7.50 Paper Wraps Published by: The Lyons Press Book #35498.
346pp., b/w photos throughout. Edge wear, cover scuffed, head of spine lightly bumped, tail page edges lightly scuffed, else VG+.
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"The Ancient Near East: An Anthology of Texts and Pictures" by James B. (ed.) Pritchard
  Princeton University Press, 1958, $ 10.00 Soft Cover Published by: Princeton University Press Book #21849.
Some mild spine creasing.
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"Cattle and Kinship Among the Congo: a Semi-Pastoral Society of Central Tanzania" by Peter Rigby
  Cornell University Press, 1969, ISBN 0801405130, $ 10.00 Cloth Published by: Cornell University Press Book #24572.
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"Shaka Zulu" by E. A. Ritter
  Penguin Books, 1978, ISBN 014004826x, $ 5.50 Paperback Published by: Penguin Books Book #35310.
411pp. Orig. price sticker on back. Shelf wear, edge wear, spine lightly sunned, else VG. Internally clean & neat. This is a good reading copy.
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"African Iron Age" by P. L. (ed.) Shinnie
  Clarendon Press, 1971, $ 13.75 Cloth Published by: Clarendon Press Book #28934.
281pp. Ex-academic library with usual markings; otherwise a clean, tight copy which has seen little use.
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"Notes on the Tribes, Provinces, Emirates and States of the Northern Provinces of Nigeria" by O. Temple
  Frank Cass & Co. Ltd., 1965, $ 44.00 Cloth Published by: Frank Cass & Co. Ltd. Book #28931.
595pp. Ex-academic library with usual markings. Sunning to cloth. A solid copy with few signs of use.
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