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Image for The Making of Contemporary Africa: The Development of African Society Since 1800 (Macmillan international college edition)

The Making of Contemporary Africa: The Development of African Society Since 1800 (Macmillan international college edition)

By: Freund, Bill

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004186

ISBN: 0333295005

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers, some fading and creasing to spine but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xv, 357, b&w illustrations and maps, select bibliography, index. View more info

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Yohannes IV of Ethiopia: A Political Biography

By: Gabre-Sellassie, Zewde

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004030

ISBN: 0198216955

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition with slightly rubbed dustwrapper but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp viii, 334, map to rear, 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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A History of the Gambia.

By: Gailey, Harry A.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004178

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in Near Fine condition with slightly shelfworn dustwrapper, internally repaired and enclosed in a clear archival wrap and in otherwise Very Good condition. First edition, pp xi, 244, fold out map, appendices, 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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Mackinnon and East Africa 1878-1895: A Study in the 'New Imperialism'

By: Galbraith, John S.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004120

ISBN: 0521083443

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with Near Fine dustwrapper. First edition, pp viii, 253, b&w frontis, maps, bibliography, index. Includes a typewritten review by Professor John Hargreaves of Aberdeen University, General Editor of the Oxford Studies in African Affairs Series. View more info

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Colonialism in Africa 1870-1960 (3 Volumes)

By: Gann, L.H., Duignan, Peter & Turner, Victor.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004130

Condition: Very Good


3 Volumes. Hardcovers, all in Very Good condition (volume 2 has inscription from previous owner on title page) with slightly shelfworn dustwrappers but otherwise in Very Good condition. First editions, pp xi, 532, x, 563, viii, 455, b&w illustrations and maps, indices. Vol. 1: The History and Politics of Colonialism 1870-1914. Vol. 2: The History and Politics of Colonialism 1914-1960. Vol. 3: Profiles of Change: African Society and Colonial Rule. 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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African Traders and Economic Development in Ghana

By: Garlick, P C

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Clarendon Press: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004099

ISBN: 0198216688

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in Near Fine condition with Very Good dustwrapper. First edition, pp x, 172, b&w maps and diagrams in text, bibliography, index. View more info

Image for West African Diamonds, 1919-83: An Economic History

West African Diamonds, 1919-83: An Economic History

By: Greenhalgh, Peter

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Manchester University Press: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004045

ISBN: 0719017637

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition, dustwrapper with some light edgewear but otherwise in Very Good condition, now enclosed in a clear archival wrap. First edition, pp xiii, 306, b&w maps, post script, bibliography, index. VERY SCARCE View more info

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Religion and Politics in East Africa: The Period Since Independence (Eastern African Studies)

By: Hansen, Holger Bernt; Twaddle, Michael

Price: £25.00

Publisher: James Currey: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed and Inscribed by Editor

Seller ID: 004147

ISBN: 0852553846

Condition: Near Fine


Illustrated card covers in Near Fine condition. First edition, Signed and Inscribed by Editor, pp ix, 278, map of East Africa, index. View more info

Image for On the Frontiers of Islam: Two Manuscripts Concerning the Sudan Under Turco-Egyptian Rule, 1822-45 (Study in African Affairs)

On the Frontiers of Islam: Two Manuscripts Concerning the Sudan Under Turco-Egyptian Rule, 1822-45 (Study in African Affairs)

By: Hill, Richard.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004248

ISBN: 0198216610

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with dustwrapper in Fine condition. First edition, pp xxx, 234, fold out map to rear, notes, index. View more info

Image for The Travels of Richard and John Lander, into The Interior of Africa, for the Discovery of the Course and Termination of the Niger; from Unpublished Documents in the Possesion of the Late Capt. John William Barber Fullerton, Employed in the African Service: With a Prefectory Analysis of the Previous Travels of Park, Denham, Clapperton, Adams, Lyon, Ritchie, &c. Into the Hitherto Unexplored Countries of Africa.

The Travels of Richard and John Lander, into The Interior of Africa, for the Discovery of the Course and Termination of the Niger; from Unpublished Documents in the Possesion of the Late Capt. John William Barber Fullerton, Employed in the African Service: With a Prefectory Analysis of the Previous Travels of Park, Denham, Clapperton, Adams, Lyon, Ritchie, &c. Into the Hitherto Unexplored Countries of Africa.

By: Huish, Robert Esq.

Price: £300.00

Publisher: John Saunders: 1835

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004338

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in modern half leather with marbled boards, gilt titles to spine and new end papers (total new rebind), some heavy foxing to prelims but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp x, 782, b&w illustrations. 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

Image for Memories of Forestry and Travel: Uganda, Mexico, Britain, Brussels and Beyond (Radcliffe Press)

Memories of Forestry and Travel: Uganda, Mexico, Britain, Brussels and Beyond (Radcliffe Press)

By: Hummel, F.C.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Radcliffe Press: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004889

ISBN: 186064726X

Condition: Fine


Hardcover with previous owners dedication on fep but otherwise in Fine condition with dustwrapper with some very light shelfwear, previous owner has made some small corrections to synopsis on dw but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp xi, 249, b&w illustrations throughout, index. Publishers synopsis: Forests are not only the subject and setting of myths, romances and legends but are also vital to human survival. Fred Hummel's fascinating life was spent in forestry and, for four decades across the world, he followed what was for him both profession and vocation. Fred Hummel's e... View more info

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Failure of South African Expansion, 1908-48

By: Hyam, Ronald

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004037

ISBN: 0333138899

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with some light wear to top and bottom of spine and corners but otherwise in Very Good condition, lightly edgeworn dustwrapper now enclosed in a clear archive wrap. First edition, pp 240, b&w illustrations, references, index. View more info

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State and Class in Africa

By: Kasfir, Nelson

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Frank Cass & Co: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004102

ISBN: 0714632392

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in Near Fine condition, dustwrapper with slight defect in laminate on front cover and note written neatly on inside rear flap but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp 125, notes. Personal copy of Professor John D. Hargreaves of Aberdeen University, one of the General Editors of the Oxford Studies in African Affairs Series. View more info

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Railways and the Copper Mines of Katanga.

By: Katzenellenbogen, Simon E.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004115

ISBN: 0198216769

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in Near Fine condition, dustwrapper in Very Good+ condition. First edition, pp xii, 165, b&w frontis, fold out map to rear, index. Personal copy of Professor John D. Hargreaves of Aberdeen University, one of the General Editors of the Oxford Studies in African Affairs Series. View more info

Image for A Political History of Ghana 1850-1928.

A Political History of Ghana 1850-1928.

By: Kimble, David.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004151

Condition: Very Good


Large hardcover in Very Good condition with original blue cloth covered boards and gilt titles to spine. First edition, pp x, 587, map to rear, 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. 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

Image for Pan-Africanism and Education: A Study of Race Philanthropy and Education in the Southern States of America and East Africa.

Pan-Africanism and Education: A Study of Race Philanthropy and Education in the Southern States of America and East Africa.

By: King, Kenneth James.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Oxford: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003988

ISBN: 019821667x

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with Fine dustwrapper. First edition, pp 296, 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

Image for Revolution from Above, Rebellion from Below: The Agrarian Transvaal at the Turn of the Century (Oxford Studies in African Affairs)

Revolution from Above, Rebellion from Below: The Agrarian Transvaal at the Turn of the Century (Oxford Studies in African Affairs)

By: Krikler, Jeremy

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Clarendon Press: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004019

ISBN: 0198203802

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in Near Fine condition, slightly marked dustwrapper but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xi, 261, appendices, references, index. View more info

Image for The Building of an Empire: Italian Land Policy and Practice in Ethiopia 1935-1941 (Oxford Studies in African Affairs)

The Building of an Empire: Italian Land Policy and Practice in Ethiopia 1935-1941 (Oxford Studies in African Affairs)

By: Larebo, Haile M.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004113

ISBN: 0198202628

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with dustwrapper in Fine condition. First edition, pp xxvii, 350, tables, maps, appendices, index. Personal copy of Professor John D. Hargreaves of Aberdeen University, one of the General Editors of the Oxford Studies in African Affairs Series. View more info

Image for Muslims and Chiefs in West Africa: A Study of Islam in the Middle Volta Basin in the Pre-Colonial Period.

Muslims and Chiefs in West Africa: A Study of Islam in the Middle Volta Basin in the Pre-Colonial Period.

By: Levtzion, Nehemia.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Oxford: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004000

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition with dustwrapper in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xxvi, 228, maps, 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

Image for An African Survey: A Study of Problems Arising in Africa South of the Sahara.

An African Survey: A Study of Problems Arising in Africa South of the Sahara.

By: Lord Hailey

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1938

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004183

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with slightly discoloured spine and some light edgewear, from the library of the Political and Economic Planning Trust with stamp on ffep and number on spine but otherwise no library markings. First edition, pp xxviii, 1837, large colour fold out map to rear, 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