Category: AFRICA


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The Ghanaian Revolution.

By: AMAMOO, Joseph G.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London: Jafint Co., 1988. 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

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,

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,

"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,

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