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Commonwealth Air Forces - A History
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
When at the beginning of the 20th Century large areas of the world were marked in the atlas in red the airplane was born and soon became a weapon of war. Post-WW I many countries of the former British Empire re-emerged as new nations from which emerged the Commonwealth of Nations with the own air forces some of which were very formidable air forces in their own right as they are today some died.
Displaced
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Price: Free! Words: 59,210. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » African
The trial of a warlord in the International Criminal Court sets off a series of events including the assault and flight of a young Congolese woman. The book follows her journey, and the circumstances and interests leading to her flight. The impact of the trial is far reaching and extends from a priest in Uganda, to Joseph Kony's Lord's Resistance Army, and to a mining company in the U.S.
Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) and Joseph Kony: American Efforts to Counter the LRA in Central Africa, Uganda, Central African Republic (CAR), Congo, and South Sudan
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 284,260. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This essential compilation of government and military reports and papers, totaling over 700 pages, provides analysis and background data on the LRA and related issues includes extensive background information on Uganda, the Central African Republic (CAR), South Sudan, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (Kinshasa).
Leap: An African Adventure
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,580. Language: American English. Published: July 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Sarah sets off to test her mettle with three months of solo travel in Africa, but her plan is derailed when she meets Heath, a traveler on a motorcycle. She hops on the back to explore Africa in a new way, and together the friends battle malaria, snakes, and homicidal bus drivers. But the true adventure begins when Sarah leaves the comfort of Heath's friendship to venture out on her own.
Oh Uganda, may God uphold thee
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 128,100. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
two lives, two voices, one ugandan, one british, both christian, both educators and with a friendship across cultures, time and distance, this is their story from uganda's troubled west nile region, trying to serve God and uganda under idi amin, obote and museveni, facing violence and misunderstanding and learning to forgive and to triumph over adversity; a joint memoire to mark uganda's 50th year
African Hearts
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,920. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Romance
A romance that touches the heart with its poignant tale of fresh starts, past wounds and second chances.
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.
From Wrongs to Gay Rights: Cruelty and Change for LGBT People in an Uncertain World
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,670. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
In a world where 76+ countries still have laws against homosexuality, a same-sex kiss can lead to a prison sentence or even death. In those countries, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people face arrest for loving the wrong people. Here, in their own words, activists tell what’s going on.
Matika and the River Lion
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Price: Free! Words: 93,290. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Matika, a young daughter of an affluent and prominent military general, is abandoned by her mother and separated from her siblings during the Lords Liberation Army’s raid. She escapes into the menacing jungles under the pursuit of a crazed colonel, who becomes obsessed with her emerging womanly beauty. Will Matika rise above the shadows of obsession, conspiracy, and bloodshed…
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