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The Columbia Guide To South African Literature In English Since 1945 (The Columbia Guides to Literature Since 1945)
The Columbia Guide To South African Literature In English Since 1945 (The Columbia Guides to Literature Since 1945)
By Unisa Press
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ean: 9781868886647, isbn: 1868886646,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 296 reviews
The Columbia Guide to South African literature in English since 1945 Gareth Cornwell, Dirk Klopper and Craig MacKenzie This guide captures the pulsating diversity of South African literature in English since 1945 in a single volume, with a strong ran...


Saints, Biographies and History in Africa- Saints, biographies et histoire en Afrique- Heilige, Biographien und Geschichte in Afrika ... Studien) (English, French and German Edition)
Saints, Biographies and History in Africa- Saints, biographies et histoire en Afrique- Heilige, Biographien und Geschichte in Afrika ... Studien) (English, French and German Edition)
By Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
SKU: #004288
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sku: 004288, mpn: fig., ean: 9783631364987, isbn: 3631364989,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 291 reviews
Although in the African societies the term «holy» lets one think immediately of monotheistic religions, here it is related to every person who maintains a supernaturally mediating relation to the Godly sphere. Saints, as dilettantes with special vo...


A Mission To Gelele, King To Dahome: With Notices Of The So Called ''amazons'' The Grand Customs, The Yearly Customs, The Human Sacrifices, The Present ... Negròs Place In Nature. In 2 Vol, Volume 2
A Mission To Gelele, King To Dahome: With Notices Of The So Called "amazons" The Grand Customs, The Yearly Customs, The Human Sacrifices, The Present ... Negròs Place In Nature. In 2 Vol, Volume 2
By Nabu Press
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ean: 9781178788891, isbn: 117878889X,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 154 reviews
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanni...


Make a Skyf, Man!
Make a Skyf, Man!
By Jacana Media
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781770090330, isbn: 1770090339,

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The anticipated follow-up to Way Up Way Out, this boisterous tale includes the author's satirical witticisms on serving time in jail and fishing for shad off the rocks at Patty's Groyne, in South Africa....


Stranger at Home: The Praise Poet In Apartheid South Africa
Stranger at Home: The Praise Poet In Apartheid South Africa
By Wits University Press
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ean: 9781868145379, isbn: 1868145379,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 200 reviews
This book is about the poetry, vision and deeply inhospitable context of one of South Africas most talented praise poets. The praise poet (imbongi) is a familiar cultural icon in contemporary South Africa. Public events as diverse as presidential in...


My Friend the Mercenary
My Friend the Mercenary
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ean: 9780802119759, isbn: 0802119751,

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In a fly-blown bar in West Africa, war reporter James Brabazon found himself discussing military plans to overthrow the government of Equatorial Guinea with one of Africa’s most notorious mercenaries - his friend Nick du Toit. The Byzantine pl...


The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu: And Their Race to Save the Worlds Most Precious Manuscripts
The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu: And Their Race to Save the Worlds Most Precious Manuscripts
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ean: 9781681681429, isbn: 1681681420,

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In the 1980s, a young adventurer and collector for a government library, Abdel Kader Haidara, journeyed across the Sahara Desert and along the Niger River, tracking down and salvaging tens of thousands of ancient Islamic and secular manuscripts that ...


Out of America: A Black Man Confronts Africa
Out of America: A Black Man Confronts Africa
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ean: 9780156005838, isbn: 0156005832,

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With a new afterword written by the author, this compelling personal journey into his African-American delves deeply into one man's experience as he witnesses the horrors of Africa, from Somalia to Rwanda and on into South Africa. Reprint....


Our Lives Are But Stories: Narratives of Tunisian-Israeli Women (Raphael Patai Series in Jewish Folklore and Anthropology)
Our Lives Are But Stories: Narratives of Tunisian-Israeli Women (Raphael Patai Series in Jewish Folklore and Anthropology)
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ean: 9780814328767, isbn: 0814328768,

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Our Lives Are But Stories explores the crucial role of personal storytelling in the lives of a unique generation of women-Jewish women who left the Muslim country of Tunisia to settle in the newly created Israeli state. To this day, the older generat...


Dateline Soweto: Travels with Black South African Reporters
Dateline Soweto: Travels with Black South African Reporters
By University of California Press
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mpn: 0520089790, ean: 9780520089792, isbn: 0520089790,

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Dateline Soweto documents the working lives of black South African reporters caught between the mistrust of militant blacks, police harrassment, and white editors who―fearing government disapproval―may not print the stories these reporters risk t...


Bad News: Last Journalists in a Dictatorship
Bad News: Last Journalists in a Dictatorship
By Doubleday
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The author of the acclaimed Stringer: A Reporter’s Journey in the Congo now moves on to Rwanda for a gripping look at a country caught still in political and social unrest, years after the genocide that shocked the world.   Bad News is the story o...


Afrocentrism: Mythical Pasts and Imagined Homes
Afrocentrism: Mythical Pasts and Imagined Homes
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9781859842287, isbn: 1859842283,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 249 reviews
In this provocative study, Stephen Howe traces the sources and ancestries of the Afrocentric movement, and closely analyses the writings of its leading proponents. Hard-hitting yet subtle and scholarly in its appraisal of Afrocentric ideas, and based...


Enemy of the People: How Jacob Zuma Stole South Africa and How the People Fought Back
Enemy of the People: How Jacob Zuma Stole South Africa and How the People Fought Back
By Jonathan Ball Publishers
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ean: 9781868428182, isbn: 1868428184,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 261 reviews
Enemy of the People is the first definitive account of Zuma's catastrophic misrule, offering eyewitness descriptions and cogent analysis of how South Africa was brought to its knees - and how a people fought back.When Jacob Zuma took over the leaders...


Oxford Bookworms Factfiles: Nelson Mandela: Level 4: 1400-Word Vocabulary (Oxford Bookworms Library: Factfiles, Stage 4)
Oxford Bookworms Factfiles: Nelson Mandela: Level 4: 1400-Word Vocabulary (Oxford Bookworms Library: Factfiles, Stage 4)
By Oxford University Press
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ean: 9780194233965, isbn: 0194233960,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 90 reviews
Features topics such as environmental issues, historical facts, and culture.Full-color photographs, introductions, glossaries, and exercises enhance student reading and learning.Audio versions of selected titles provide great models of intonation and...


Mary Ann Shadd Cary: The Black Press and Protest in the Nineteenth Century
Mary Ann Shadd Cary: The Black Press and Protest in the Nineteenth Century
By Indiana University Press
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ean: 9780253213501, isbn: 0253213509,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 246 reviews
... an extraordinary and richly contextualized biography that highlights the engagement and agency of a little-known African American activist who challenged the obstacles gender and race posed for her." ―The Journal of American HistoryRhodes provi...


Krotoa-Eva: The Woman from Robben Island
Krotoa-Eva: The Woman from Robben Island
By Brand: NB Publishers
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ean: 9780795700880, isbn: 0795700881,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 8 reviews
Set in the politically charged atmosphere of the Cape in the mid-seventeenth century, Krotoa-Eva: The Woman from Robben Island is an exploration of identity, power and how individuals react to the clash of cultures.This biographical novel focuses on ...


An African Family Archive: The Lawsons of Little Popo/Aneho (Togo) 1841-1938 (Fontes Historiae Africanae)
An African Family Archive: The Lawsons of Little Popo/Aneho (Togo) 1841-1938 (Fontes Historiae Africanae)
By British Academy
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ean: 9780197263082, isbn: 0197263089,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 42 reviews
Conventional accounts of the Scramble for Africa tend to focus on European diplomacy and acts of African 'resistance'. We rarely find detailed accounts of what it meant to individual Africans to be turned almost overnight into colonial subjects. An A...


Edward Wilmot Blyden: Pan-Negro Patriot, 1832-1912 (Galaxy Books)
Edward Wilmot Blyden: Pan-Negro Patriot, 1832-1912 (Galaxy Books)
By Hollis R Lynch
SKU: #118786
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sku: 118786, mpn: plates, ean: 9780195012682, isbn: 0195012682,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 41 reviews


Mary Ann Shadd Cary: The Black Press and Protest in the Nineteenth Century
Mary Ann Shadd Cary: The Black Press and Protest in the Nineteenth Century
By Indiana University Press
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ean: 9780253334466, isbn: 0253334462,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 198 reviews
"... an extraordinary and richly contextualized biography that highlights the engagement and agency of a little-known African American activist who challenged the obstacles gender and race posed for her." —The Journal of American History"Rhodes pro...


Mau Mau Memoirs: History, Memory, and Politics
Mau Mau Memoirs: History, Memory, and Politics
By Brand: Lynne Rienner Pub
SKU: #VI-1555875378
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sku: VI-1555875378, ean: 9781555875374, isbn: 1555875378,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 167 reviews
This study of 13 personal accounts of the Mau Mau revolt by Kenyans, demonstrates that these memoirs serve to refute both the British version of the revolt and that of the leaders of the independent Kenyan state. It also points to the importance of M...



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