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Image for Green Light for Progress: A Review of the Development of Rhodesia Railways, Supplement to the Rhodesian Recorder, March 1960.

Green Light for Progress: A Review of the Development of Rhodesia Railways, Supplement to the Rhodesian Recorder, March 1960.

By: N/A

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Rhodesian Recorder, 1960


28x22cm, illustrated card covers, slight edge rubbing, creasing and shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. March 1960, pp 128, b&w illustrations and adverts throughout. Illustrates the vital function of the Rhodesia Railways as the principal form of transport serving Northern and Southern Rhodesia and the Bechuanaland Protectorate." Many articles outlining the historical and contemporary development of the railways and numerous adverts concerning the coun... View more info

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Guinea: The Mobilization of a People (Africa in the modern world)

By: Riviere, Claude

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Cornell Univ Press, 1977

Edition: 1st Edition


Hardcover, rear end paper browned from newspaper cutting but otherwise in Near Fine condition with slightly edgeworn but otherwise Very Good condition dustwrapper. First edition, pp 262, frontis map, tables, bibliography, index. Contains a relevant newspaper clipping, a request for a review from The Quarterly Journal of the Royal Institute of International Affairs and the review in question by Professor John D. Hargreaves of Aberdeen University, one of the General Editor... View more info

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Historians in Tropical Africa: Proceedings of the Leverhulme Inter-Collegiate History Conference held at the University College of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, September 1960.

By: N/A

Price: £150.00

Publisher: ., University College of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, 1962

Edition: 1st Edition


Large card covers with cloth spine, some shelf and edgewear, corners bumped, scratch on back cover but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 425, maps. Very Scarce title. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Holy Johnson, Pioneer of African Nationalism, 1836-1917

By: Ayandele, E.A.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Routledge, 1970

Edition: 1st Edition


Hardcover in Very Good condition with slightly edgeworn dustwrapper but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 415, b&w illustrations, appendices, bibliography, index. View more info

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Horsemen from Beyond

By: Freestone, Basil

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Dobson Books Ltd, 1981

Edition: 1st Edition


Hardcover in Very Good condition with slightly shelfworn dustwrapper but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 264, b&w illustrations and maps, sources, index. A look at the battle of Waima between colonial armies of British and French. View more info

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Imperialism and Nationalism in the Sudan: A Study in Constitutional and Political Development 1899-1956

By: Al-Rahim, Muddathir'Abd.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, 1969

Edition: 1st Edition


Hardcover in Very Good condition with Very Good dustwrapper. First edition, pp xv, 275, map of Sudan to rear (not part of book), appendix, index. View more info

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In the Eye of the Storm: Angola's People

By: Davidson, Basil

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Prentice Hall Press, 1972

Edition: 1st Edition


Hardcover in Very Good condition, slightly shelfworn dustwrapper, internally repaired and enclosed in a clear archival wrap. First edition, pp 355, b&w illustrations, maps, index, View more info

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Indirect Rule and the Search for Justice: Essays in East African Legal History

By: Morris, H. F.; Read, J. S.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, 1972

Edition: 1st Edition


Hardcover in Very Good condition, previous owners name in ink on ffep, dustwrapper in Very Good condition. First Edition, pp viii, 368, bibliography, index. Contains a typewritten review of the book by Professor Hargreaves of Aberdeen University. Personal copy of Professor John D. Hargreaves of Aberdeen University, with signature in ink on ffep, one of the General Editors of the Oxford Studies in African Affairs Series. View more info

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International Boundaries of East Africa.

By: McEwen, A.C.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, 1971

Edition: 1st Edition


Hardcover in Fine condition, previous owners name in ink on ffep, dustwrapper in Fine condition. First edition, pp 321, b&w illustrations, appendices, bibliography, index. Personal copy of Professor John D. Hargreaves of Aberdeen University, with signature in ink on ffep, one of the General Editors of the Oxford Studies in African Affairs Series. View more info

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Ivory and Slaves in East Central Africa.

By: Alpers, Edward A.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Heinemann Educational Publishers, 1975

Edition: 1st Edition


Illustrated card covers, small crease to bottom corner of front cover but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp xviii, 296, maps, sources, index. Personal copy of Professor John D. Hargreaves of Aberdeen University, with signature in ink on ffep, one of the General Editors of the Oxford Studies in African Affairs Series. View more info

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Journals of Andrew Geddes Bain

By: Lister, M.H. [ED]

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Cape Town, The Van Riebeeck Society, 1949


Hardcover in original cloth covered boards with illustration and titles, previous owners name covered with tipex/whiteout on front end paper along with a previous owners blind stamp, otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, b&w illustrations and fold out maps. S6. "Andrew Geddes Bain is best known for his building of Cape roads and passes. His diaries, from 1826 to the 1840s, were both working journals and accounts of his experiences and descriptions of the... View more info

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Kenya Trees & Shrubs.

By: Dale, Ivan R. & Greenway, P.J.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Buchanan's Kenya Estates Limited, 1961

Edition: 1st Edition


Large hardcover with black cloth covered boards, gilt titles to spine, some very light wear to hinges and slight bumping to bottom corners but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xxvii, 654, b&w and colour plates, glossary, index. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Kibiro: The Salt of Bunyoro, Past and Present.

By: Connah, Graham.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: B.I.E.A., 1996

Edition: 1st Edition


Hardcover in Fine condition, dustwrapper with some light shelfwear but otherwise in Fine condition. First edition, pp xv, 224, b&w illustrations, bibliography, index. Salt production at Kibiro on the Ugandan shore of Lake Albert. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Kingdoms of the Savanna: A History of Central African States until European Occupation.

By: Vansina, Jan M.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: University of Wisconsin Press., 1966

Edition: 1st Edition


Hardcover in Very Good condition with slightly shelfworn dustwrapper now enclosed in a clear archival wrap and in otherwise Very Good condition. First edition, pp ix, 364, maps and charts, fold out map, notes bibliography, index. Personal copy of Professor John D. Hargreaves of Aberdeen University, with signature in ink on ffep, one of the General Editors of the Oxford Studies in African Affairs Series. View more info

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Kwame Nkrumah.

By: Timothy, Bankole.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: George Allen and Unwin Ltd., 1955

Edition: 1st Edition


Hardcover in Near Fine condition with edgeworn dustwrapper with small chip missing from front cover but otherwise in Very Good condition now enclosed in a clear archival wrap. First edition, xiii, 198, b&w illustrations, index. View more info