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Category: History: Africa: African History
781 items found.   List items by:   Author     Title     Publisher
1. ( ROBINSON N J comp)  
History of Smith, Mackenzie and Company, Ltd. 

Publisher: Smith Mackenzie & Co, East Africa 1938 1st ed
ISBN or SBN Number: n/a. Short company history of one of the leading trading companies which extended its operations through Kenya, Tanganyika and Zanzibar during the period from 1877-1938, 62 pp Good condition in slightly edgeworn hardcover with marbled eps. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 20584
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2. ABDULLAH A & PAKENHAM T C  
Dreamers of Empire 

Publisher: George G Harrap 1930
ISBN or SBN Number: n/a. The work discusses the achievements and methods of the great empire builders, Rhodes, Burton, Nicholson, Lawrence and Gordon, 277 pp Very good condition in hardcover. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 27489
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3. ADDISON B  
Daughters of the King - the Story of St Mary's Diocesan School for Girls, Pretoria 

Publisher: St Mary's 1979
ISBN or SBN Number: 0620038225. Centenary history of this august school, 1879-1979., 176 pp with colour frontis and bw illustrations Good condition in hardcover with very tatty dw. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 14096
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4. ADDISON J & HAZAREESINGH K  
A New History of Mauritius 

Publisher: Editions de l'ocean Indien 1993 red ed
ISBN or SBN Number: 9990301662. History of the island's role as a strategic harbour, focusing on the varied immigrant populations and the rolse of sugar in the economy, 122 pp with bw illustrations and maps Very good condition in softcover, unrelated presentation inscr on tp. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 24932
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5. AGAR-HAMILTON J A I  
A Transvaal Jubilee 

Publisher: Society for the Promotion of Christian Knowledge 1928 1st ed
ISBN or SBN Number: n/a. A history of the Church of the Province of South Africa ( Anglican Church ) in the Transvaal, 165 pp Good condition in worn hardcovers, name on eps. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 18211
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6. AGAR-HAMILTON J A I  
The Native Policy of the Voortrekkers 

Publisher: Maskew Miller 1928 1st ed
. The author has marshalled information from many different sources, which sheds much light on the policies of those Afrikaner pioneers which conquered the inland South Africa from the black man, 228 pp with fold-out map Covers in good condition with tatty dw, textblock good. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 27117
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Click for larger image 7. AJAYI J F A & ESPIE I eds  
A Thousand Years of West African History 

Publisher: Ibadan University Press & Nelson 1970
ISBN or SBN Number: 1751112606. A wide-ranging handbook on an African perspective of the vast region's history by a number of eminent scholars at work in the field. A much needed work of interpretation and reference, 549 pp with maps as eps and text figures Very good condition in hardcover with edgeworn dw. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 23687
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8. ALHADEFF V  
A Newspaper History of South Africa 

Publisher: Nelson 1986
ISBN or SBN Number: 186806008X. A century and a quarter of Newspaper headlines, from the Sandriver Convention of 1852 onwards, 160 pp with numerous bw facsimiles Good condition with edgeworn dw. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 24450
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9. ALLEN C ed  
Tales from the Dark Continent 

Publisher: Andre Deutsch 1979
ISBN or SBN Number: 0563177543. Entertaining recollection of some of the senior British citizens who served the Empire in Africa - candid, sometimes critical, often hilariously funny., 166 pp with bw plates Good condition in hardcover with g dw. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 27435
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Click for larger image 10. ALLEN G & D  
The Guns of Sacramento 

Publisher: Robin Garton 1978 1st ed
ISBN or SBN Number: 0906030064. Marine archaeology - the raising of the armaments of the Portuguese galleon that sank off the hostile South African coast, 81 pp with diags and colour and bw illustrations Very good condition with edgeworn dw, name on eps. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 24917
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11. ALPERS E A  
Ivory and Slaves in East Central Africa 

Publisher: Heinemann 1975
ISBN or SBN Number: 0435320068. The changing pattern of international trade in the later nineten=enth century in East Africa, 296 pp with maps Fair conditionin softcovers; a fair amount of pencil underlining in text. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 27510
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12. AMBROSE D  
Maseru - an Illustrated History 

Publisher: Morija Museum & Archives 1993 1st ed
ISBN or SBN Number: 9991179356. Portrait of Lesotho's capital from the time that dinosaurs roamed the hills until the present., 256 pp with bw illustrations and maps Very good condition with dw. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 24083
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13. ANDERSON D  
Histories of the Hanged 

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicholson 2005
ISBN or SBN Number: 0297847198. A fine study of Britain's first war on terror, in Kenya, during the Mau Mau uprising. Thousands of tribespeople were imprisoned, stripped of their property and hanged, 406 pp with bw illustrations Very good condition in hardcover with vg dw, unrelated inscr in prelims. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 25783
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14. ANDERSON J et al eds  
They Made it Their Home 

Publisher: East Africa Women's League 1962 1st ed
ISBN or SBN Number: n/a. Cameos of Kenyan history, illustrated with tapestries embroidered by settler women, Unpaginated, with colour illustrations Good condition in hardcover with dw, name on eps, slight marking from sellotape protector on eps. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 22420
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15. ANONYMOUS  
Gleanings in Africa 

Publisher: Negro Universities Press 1969
ISBN or SBN Number: n/a. An overview of the conditions at the Cape just after the takeover of Britain from the VOC. The author focuses on the lot of the slaves, under the regime, as well as elsewhere in Africa., 32o pp with frontis and engraved plates Very good condition in original covers, no dw. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 27464
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16. ARKIN A J, MAGYAR K P & PILLAY G J eds  
The Indian South Africans 

Publisher: Owen Burgess 1989 1st ed
ISBN or SBN Number: 0947446109. A contemporary profile of this segment of the population., 330 pp with bw illustrations Good condition in laminated boards. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 26763
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17. ARKIN M  
Storm in a Teacup 

Publisher: Struik 1973 1st ed
ISBN or SBN Number: 0869770330. The English East India Company's agency at the Cape; its tea monopoly and how the local mercantile community managed to breach the stranglehold., 258 pp with bw plates Very good condition in hardcover with scuffed dw. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 25757
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18. ARKIN M  
One People - One Destiny 

Publisher: Owen Burgess Publishers 1989
ISBN or SBN Number: 0947446133. Eminent economist and long-time director of the SA Zionist Federation, explores a diversity of Jewish affairs among the diaspora across the world - including in South Africa, 363 pp Very good condition in laminated boards. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 23844
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19. ARKIN M  
South African Jewry 

Publisher: Oxford University Press 1984
ISBN or SBN Number: 0195703650. The author tracks the changes that this segment of SA society has undergone in recent years as well as Jewish input towards changing attitudes in politics, 212 pp Very good condition in hardcover with good dw. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 24579
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Click for larger image 20. ATHIROS G & L  
Woodstock 

Publisher: Historical Media 2007 1st ed
ISBN or SBN Number: 9780620399241. The best articles about this historic part of Cape Town, gleaned from the 'Woodstock Whisperer', a historical broadsheet issued between 2003-2007, 140 pp with bw illustrations and ads Mint condition in lamionated hardcover, sgd by author on tp. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 18929
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21. ATHIROS G & N  
The Cape Odyssey 101 

Publisher: Historical Media 2013
ISBN or SBN Number: 9780987044334. The follow-up to the popular broadsheet containing historical snippets about the Cape. This will be the future format for all contributions, handily published in softcover, 192 pp with colour and bw illustrations and ads Mint condition in softcover. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 25268
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Click for larger image 22. ATMORE M G  
Cape Furniture 

Publisher: Timmins 1965
ISBN or SBN Number: n/a. Systematic study of some 1500 items, compared with similar manufacture from Europe, 244 pp with numerous bw illustrations Good condition with slightly worn dw. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 6192
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Appr.: | AUD 114.29 | CAD 112.68 | EUR 74.07 | GBP 55.94 | JPY 8000 | MXN 1333 | ZAR 1333 |
23. AUCAMP H ed  
Op die Stormberge 

Publisher: Tafelberg 1971 1st ed
ISBN or SBN Number: n/a. A number of contributions about the history and people of the Stormberg area of the Eastern Cape, in peace and in wartime. Afrikaans text., 157 pp with dwgs and bw illustrations Good condition in hardcover with good dw, slight foxing in prelims. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 27049
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Click for larger image 24. BAKER J  
Preserving a House 

Publisher: Jos Baker 2009 1st ed
ISBN or SBN Number: 9780620432641. A wonderful window into the past - the guardian of Klein Zoar, reputedly the abode of Wolraad Woltemade on the outskirts of 18th century Cape Town, writes about the house, its history, and the love and work that have gone into its preservation, 112 pp with numerous colour and bw illustrations Mint condition in small quarto hardcovers with dw. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 20934
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Click for larger image 25. BALIE I  
Die Geskiedenis van Genadendal 1738-1988 

Publisher: Perskor 1988 1st ed
ISBN or SBN Number: 0628032358. A well-researched work tracing the cultural history of the emergent coloured community at this early mission station by a man who is a product of this community. Afrikaans text., 262 pp with colour and bw illustrations, dwgs etc Very good condition in hardcover with vg dw, sgd by author on tp. All books are shipped from South Africa. We will email with price quote for shipping.
Item number: 22506
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Appr.: | AUD 114.29 | CAD 112.68 | EUR 74.07 | GBP 55.94 | JPY 8000 | MXN 1333 | ZAR 1333 |

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