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The Last of the Masai, Amin, Mohamed, Duncan Willetts and  John Eames
1 Amin, Mohamed, Duncan Willetts and John Eames The Last of the Masai
Bodley Head 1987 0370310977 / 9780370310978 Hardback with dustwrapper Very Good plus Very Good plus Beautifully illustrated with colour photographs 
Light shelf wear only to book: Some shelf wear to edges of dustwrapper which is now protected in removable clear acetate sleeve: large 4to: 185pp: a superb and comprehensive pictorial insight in to lives of the Massai people and their traditions and culture 742017 
Price: 35.55 GBP
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Africa  History Of A Continent, Davidson, Basil
2 Davidson, Basil Africa History Of A Continent
Spring Books 1972 0600300838 / 9780600300830 Second Edition (revised) Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Good Illustrated in black-and-white with photographs by Werner Forman. 
Wrapper (now protected in removable clear acetate sleeve.) is price clipped, and shows wear along bottom edge. Sml folio: 320pp including bibliography and index Our price includes a shipping adjustment to allow for an extra heavy book or set. Normal shipping/postage rates will apply. We will not ask you for extra shipping. 711002 
Price: 19.50 GBP
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The Story of Africa, Davidson, Basil
3 Davidson, Basil The Story of Africa
Mitchell Beazley 1984 0855335149 / 9780855335144 Hardback with dust wrapper Very Good Good to Very Good Illustrated in colour and black-and-white throughout text with photographs, art works, facsimile documents, maps, etc. 
Wrapper (now protected in a removable clear acetate sleeve) has edge wear and rubbing. 4to: 286pp including chronology, bibliography and index 742031 
Price: 10.35 GBP
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4 Elliott, Aubrey Sons of Zulu
William Collins Sons ans Co 1978 0002167859 / 9780002167857 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper Near Fine Near Fine Illustrated with colour and mono photographs of the tribes and their way of life 
The author traces the Zulu from their earliest occupation of their present homeland, through the great battles to the establishment of their society today. It gives insights into their agriculture, architecture, education, decoration, private life, taboos, witchcraft and religion. Wrapper has slight wear on edges and corners 117380 
Price: 7.20 GBP
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5 Farson, Negley Last Chance in Africa
Victor Gollancz 1999 First Edition Hardback without Dust Wapper. Good to Very Good Map endpapers. 
Covers faded, and with some overall wear. 384pp. 623045 
Price: 7.16 GBP
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Crossing the Line: A year in the land of apartheid, Finnegan, William
6 Finnegan, William Crossing the Line: A year in the land of apartheid
Hamish Hamilton 1987 0241123399 / 9780241123393 Hardback with Dust Wrapper Very Good plus Very good plus 
Wrapper now protected in clear acetate. Pages just beginning to yellow. 418pp Including Index. Memoirs of a young American teacher who spent a year in Apartheid South Africa teaching in a Black school. 611059 
Price: 10.76 GBP
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Why South Africa Will Survive, Gann, L H and Peter Dugnan
7 Gann, L H and Peter Dugnan Why South Africa Will Survive
Capetown: Tafelberg 1981 0624015793 / 9780624015796 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wapper. Near Fine Very Good. 
Light shelf wear only. Wrapper now protected in clear acetate. 299pp including notes. A detailed study of the socio-political situation in apartheid South Africa 623038 
Price: 8.96 GBP
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The Making of the Past: The Kingdoms of Africa, Garlake, Peter
8 Garlake, Peter The Making of the Past: The Kingdoms of Africa
Elsevier / Phaedon 1978 0729000494 / 9780729000499 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper. Fine Very Good Illustrated in colour and black-and-white throughout text 
The uncovering of Africa history, by means of archaeology, from 6000 BC until 1500 AD . Wrapper shows signs of wear. 583014 
Price: 5.36 GBP
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History of Local Government in South Africa. an Introduction, Green, L P
9 Green, L P History of Local Government in South Africa. an Introduction
Cape Town: Juta and Co 1957 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wapper. Very Good Good. 
Wrapper has edge wear.. 113pp Including Index. 623041 
Price: 14.85 GBP
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10 Grutter, Wilhelm with Prof. D. J. Van Zyl The Story of South Africa
Cape Town Human & Rousseau Publishers Ltd 1981 0079811184 Large format Paperback Near Fine Illustrated with reproduction artworks, photographs and maps in colour 
History of a beautiful, fruitful but often tortured country. 116836 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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Everyman's Africa, Hatch, John
11 Hatch, John Everyman's Africa
Dennis Dobson 1959 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper. Very Good Good to Very Good 
258pp with appendices and index. Small split at head of spine. Wrapper has some edge wear and chipping. A fascinating analysis of Colonial Africa, in the roots of which lay many of the troubles the continent suffers today. 509012 
Price: 8.96 GBP
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The Road to Kalamata: A Congo Mercenary's Personal Memoir, Hoare, Mike
12 Hoare, Mike The Road to Kalamata: A Congo Mercenary's Personal Memoir
Leo Cooper 1989 0850522889 / 9780850522884 Hardback with dust wrapper Very Good Very Good Illustrated with black-and-white photographs and maps 
Some bumping to corners. Wrapper now protected in removable clear acetate sleeve. 132pp. 742032 
Price: 12.56 GBP
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13 Hunter, Guy, with an introduction by Philip Mason The New Societies of Tropical Africa: A selective study.
OUP (Oxford University Press) / Institute of Race Relations 1962 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wapper. Near Fine Near Fine Illustrated with 26 black-and-white plates, and 28 maps and charts, some fold-out. . 
Wrapper (now protected) shows signs of wear. A historical perspective and a detailed study of 1960s African politics, economics, social infrastructure, potential, and influence on world affairs. 613021 
Price: 10.76 GBP
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Great Zulu Commanders, Knight, Ian
14 Knight, Ian Great Zulu Commanders
Arms and Armour 1999 1854093894 / 9781854093899 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Very Good Illustrated in black-and-white with art works, photographs and battleground maps. The lives of the warriors who led the impis during the great Zulu era, such as King Cetewayo, his son Dinuzula, Price Dabulamanzi of Rorke's Drift fame, and many others. 
Wrapper (now protected in a removable clear acetate sleeve) slightly rubbed. Pages just beginning to yellow . 224pp including bibliography and index 742038 
Price: 8.96 GBP
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Great Zulu Commanders, Knight, Ian
15 Knight, Ian Great Zulu Commanders
Arms and Armour 1999 1854093908 / 9781854093905 First Edition Hardback without Dust Wapper. Near Fine Illustrated with black-and-white plates, and sketch maps in text. 
224pp Including bibliography and comprehensive index. Biographies of ten great Zulu chefs, including King Shaka, King Cetshwayo KaMapande and King Dinzulu kaCetshwayo. If all you know of the Zulu race and their history is coloured by Michael Caine and Stanley Baker, this book will prove an eye-opener. 623123 
Price: 8.55 GBP
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The Rise and Fall of the Zulu Nation, Laband, John
16 Laband, John The Rise and Fall of the Zulu Nation
Arms and Armour Press 1997 1854094211 / 9781854094216 First UK Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Very Good Plus. Very Good Plus. Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
Very light shelf wear. Long gift inscription on endpaper. Gilding on front cover somewhat rubbed. 517pp including notes, bibliography and comprehensive index. 691028 
Price: 7.95 GBP
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African Armies and Civil Order. [Studies in International Security #13, Lee, J M
17 Lee, J M African Armies and Civil Order. [Studies in International Security #13
Chatto and Windus for the Institute for Strategic Studies 1969 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wapper. Near Fine Near Fine 
Covers State and Society, The Colonial Influence, The Problems of Independence, The Military in the Political community, New Functions and Roles, Comparisons in Military Actions, and Conclusions. 198pp including bibliography and index. Wrapper now protected in clear acetate. 613022 
Price: 8.96 GBP
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The Black Worker of South Africa, Leistner, G M E, and W I Breytenbach
18 Leistner, G M E, and W I Breytenbach The Black Worker of South Africa
Pretoria: The Africa Instiitute of South Africa 1975 0798300485 / 9780798300483 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wapper. Very Good Good. 
Wrapper has edge wear. 101pp Including bibliography. 623003 
Price: 4.95 GBP
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The African Kaleidoscope, Lessing, Pieter
19 Lessing, Pieter The African Kaleidoscope
Collins 1962 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper Very Good Very Good. Illustrated in mono 
Name on front endpaper. Wrapper shows signs of wear. 383pp Including Index. A 1960s view of a changing Africa, which goes a long way to explain the current tragedies and disasters of that troubled continent. 611057 
Price: 4.46 GBP
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20 Mallaby, Sebastian. After Apartheid.
Faber & Faber 1992 0571165605 / 9780571165605 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Fine very Good 
Publishers review copy slip tipped in to front endpaper. 115554 
Price: 5.40 GBP
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