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Redefining Business in the New Africa
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,950. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2011 by Conceptualee Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » International business
2001-2010 proved to be a transitional decade for Africa, ushering in a new image and status for the continent. Africa began to show it was truly shaking the shackles of its colonial and chaotic past. Now that the New Africa has arrived, what does that mean? And, what does it mean for business?
Malachite: A Journey in Africa
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 105,250. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
No bribes! With this approach to driving a 30 year old Bedford truck across Africa, a very eventful 7 months unfolds. Malachite is an enthralling account of an overland journey from Cape Town to London, across the length of Africa. Written in a deeply personal style, the book takes the reader not only into the wilds of the central African jungle and the Sahara, but into the wilder group dynamics.
Sailing Into Darkness
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,860. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Making a dream come true, Deesha Harris and her fiancé are seeing the world from the deck of a sailboat. The dream turns into a nightmare, however, when they are hijacked by Somali pirates. After her boat is destroyed and her fiancé has disappeared, Deesha alone must face beatings, humiliation, rape, and confinement. Her journey-of-a-lifetime has now become a frantic battle to survive.
Grow Rich in the New Africa: Navigating Business Opportunities on the Continent
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,210. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012 by Conceptualee Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » International business
"Grow Rich in the New Africa" attempts to present a number of opportunities and strategies so that entrepreneurs, investors, and SMEs can piece together unique strategy configurations to be successful in Africa. It extends the coverage first presented in Redefining Business in the New Africa.
A Cleft of Diamonds
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 103,750. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A Cleft of Diamonds is a story of high adventure set mainly in British & German East Africa in 1914/15. Norwood Tynbridge-Pierson, the son of Britain’s minister for war, is instructed to go to Nairobi to gauge the public’s reaction to the possibility of war with Germany. What follows is a saga of immense proportions, an African adventure of love, reckless courage, fear and astonishing triumph.
Kigezi Mountain Mosaic
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 256,250. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Africa
Kigezi Mountain Mosaic (256,000 words & 140 photos) explores the land, wildlife, culture, history and religion of Kigezi colonial district (Kabale, Kisoro, Kanungu & Rukungiri) in south-west Uganda from earliest times to the present. It includes descriptions of national parks, wildlife (Mountain Gorilla), and people with biographies, contemporary descriptions and an extensive bibliography.
Teresa
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 36,790. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
You can hardly breathe. The sun is so hot. Where are they taking you? Teresa and her friends are kidnapped by child soldiers and marched out into the African bush. They can hear lions. Will they survive? Preface by Grace Akallo
Tanzania Yuko Tembo Sebuleni
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 1,890. Language: Swahili. Published: March 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
The conversation in Tanzania is focused elsewhere, ignoring the elephant in the room. Swahili book. [In Swahili: Mjadala Tanzania umeelekezwa kwingine, japo tembo yuko sebuleni. Kimeandikwa kwa Kiswahili. ]
High Adventure: The Solomon Ring of Kilimanjaro
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,910. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
The key to ultimate wisdom and is locked inside Mount Kilimanjaro. To protect it from the German Empire, missionary flier Jack Benjamin will need some wisdom of his own.
Roads Taken
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 121,470. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Alan Young developed two passions early in life; music and literature. In his twenties he sought adventure in East Africa, using his academic experience to teach native Kenyans. Roads Taken is his account of those vividly remembered days in a strange land which became a second home to him and where he made friends from all races and backgrounds.