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Diga Hola en Suajili
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: Spanish. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Swahili
Sin preámbulos, este libro establece para hacerle saber que"Jambo" no significa "hola" en swahili. No importa cuántas veces usted puede haber oído que"Jambo"significa "hola". (La verdad sea dicha,'jambo' pueden estirarse para significar "hola", pero con un montón de advertencias). En pocas palabras, puede que no desee para mostrar su (falta de) Kiswahili 'destreza' que se hace evidente por saluda
Time Meddlers on the Nile
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Series: Time Meddlers, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,210. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Africa
One of Canada’s top scientists has discovered the secret to time travel. But everything has gone wrong. Thirteen-year-old Matt Barnes and Sarah Sachs, while attempting to rescue Matt's father from multiple universes, face an even more challenging obstacle: the erasure of their own timeline. What can they do before they, themselves, are erased?
Wlengan Wiwenle Hwendo: Messages for Afrikan Cultural Preservation
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Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 19,020. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
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Born to be President
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 87,270. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Category: Fiction » Drama » African
What could be simpler? All he has to do to be what he was born to be is kill the current president of Zambezi. The plan is simply and he is in a position to make it happen and then all hell breaks loose when the hired help fails to do what he was paid to do.
Prisons to Presidents
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,590. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
HOW A CONVICTED FELON WHO WAS WRITTEN OFF BY FAMILY AND FRIENDS ROSE TO THE HIGHER ECHELONS OF POWER AND WEALTH AND STEPS ON HOW ANYONE CAN CLIMB THE PYRAMID TO SUCCESS THROUGH SELF ACTUALIZATION.
The Piano Book
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Price: Free! Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A curious 10-year old school boy visits the house of a reclusive neighbor to play his piano. What he discovers is the ultimate reason why this neighbor does not like visitors.
Tears of the San
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,500. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Category: Fiction » Drama » African
Deep in the heart of the Kgalagadi (Kalahari) Desert, a San (Bushmen) community is attempting to come back from the cold after being dispossessed of everything. From health, politics, rights issues, livelihood ventures right up to education; the odds are stacked against it. However, one courageous woman is determined to be at the forefront of confronting the challenges. She is called Mma Mabaki.
Safari Girl
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 340. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012 by Hot Tropica Books. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Join Safari Girl on her African adventure. She is exploring the land while watching her animal friends play. From silly monkeys, to tall giraffes, this book can provide hours of entertainment for your little one.
The Search for African Orality
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Series: In search of human culture. Price: $30.99 USD. Words: 74,030. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Africa is commonly seen as the 'oral' continent, a contrast to 'literate Europe'. The anthropologist Ruth Finnegan, building on long experience of Africa's oral arts from both documentary and first-hand field sources, queries this notion and reveals Africa as the site of both oral and literate practices, and astoundingly rich in each. Remarkably readable as well as illuminating .
Music and Creation
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Series: In search of human culture. Price: $30.99 USD. Words: 74,090. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Ethnomusicology
What is music and how can we study it? In this third volume of her forthcoming series 'In Search of Human Culture', the eminent anthropologist offers her own answers. she draws on both on her own first-hand work in Africa, the South Pacific and England and on extensive documentary sources, and provides a guide to the vast literature on the issues.