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Cote D'Ivoire (Ivory Coast) in Perspective - Orientation Guide and French Cultural Orientation: Colonial, Ethnic Fracture, Yamoussoukro, Abidjan - Geography, History, Military, Religion, Traditions
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 82,430. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Africa
This is a professionally-formatted, free flowing ebook reproduction of two unique guides produced by the Department of Defense that provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Cote D'Ivoire (Ivory Coast), with a special emphasis on geography, history, the economy, society, security and military matters, religion, traditions, urban and rural life, ethnic groups, crime, and more.
Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) in Perspective - Orientation Guide: Geography, History, Cities, Economy, Society, Security, Military, Religion, Traditions, Mobutu Era, Congo Wars, Hazards
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 62,140. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This is a professionally-formatted, free flowing ebook reproduction of a unique guide produced by the Department of Defense that provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).
Chad in Perspective - Orientation Guide: Geography, History, Economy, Society, Security, Military, Religion, Saharan, Soudanian Regions, N'Djamena, Moundou, Sarh, Sara, Toubou and Daza
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 65,400. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa
These two unique guides produced by the Department of Defense provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Chad.
Against a Tide of Evil
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,240. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » History » Africa
Against a Tide of Evil is a strident and passionate cri de coeur. It is the deeply personal account of one man driven to extreme action by the unwillingness of those in power to stop mass murder. It explores what empowers a man like Mukesh Kapila to stand up and be counted, and to act alone in the face of global indifference and venality.
Naar de bronnen van de Nijl
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 33,270. Language: Dutch. Published: August 10, 2013 by De Scriptomanen. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Exploration & Discovery, Nonfiction » History » Africa
Waar de Nijl ontspringt? In de 19de eeuw kon men die vraag niet zomaar beantwoorden. Ontdekkingsreizigers en avonturiers als Bruce, Burton, Speke, Grant, Baker, Stanley en Livingstone trokken op expeditie naar het Afrikaanse binnenland... Deze dappere mannen - en ook al eens een vrouw - hebben daarbij niet alleen hun leven op het spel gezet , maar ook dat van heel wat Afrikanen...
Zimbabwe, A Simple History
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 21,150. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa
This is the story of Zimbabwe from the Stone Age to the present, told in a light but entertaining way by the country’s first guide writer and its first archaeologist guide. Illustrated by both photos and line drawings it also describes the location of all the major historical and archaeological sites. This is an update of a highly successful hard copy guide first published over 20 years ago.
Bride Price
Series: African Memoir, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,030. Language: British English. Published: January 19, 2013 by Mosaique Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Africa
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A tale of intrique and ingenuity set in Africa, Bride Price tells the true story of Ian Mathie and his foster daughter, Abélé. When a hated and feared man demands to marry Abélé, Ian is forced to rely on his wits and courage to find a way within the rich traditions of the area to set a fair 'bride price' that the man would refuse to pay. Beautifully written with sensitivity and authenticity.