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Nonfiction » History » AfricaSub-categories: Africa / South / Republic of South Africa | Western region | Eastern region | Central region | Northern region | South
Footsteps of Our Ancestors by Tlou Setumu
Price: $8.00 $6.00 USD. (25% off!) Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa
This book uses the Blouberg-Makgabeng-Senwabarwana (BMS) area as reference point to trace South Africa’s past from its indigenous communities, the San, the Khoikhoi and the Bantu-speaking people. Later in the area came the early European travelers, traders, hunters and explorers – then came the missionaries, followed by the Boer and British colonial settlers.
The Role of Fisheries Management in Mitigating Conflict Resulting from Fisheries Depletion - Case Studies of Tanzania and South Africa, Artisanal and Commercial Fishers, Challenges of Climate Change by Progressive Management
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 42,300. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Fisheries & Aquaculture
This study examines the effects of management style on conflict between fisheries users, looking at Tanzania and South Africa as case studies. Research indicates that management programs that incorporate local communities while retaining a level of national support are more likely to be successful in enforcing rules and regulations, promoting sustainability, and reducing incidents of conflict.
The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD): Risk of Interstate Conflict on the Nile - Ethiopia's Drive Toward Construction and Challenge to Egypt for Supremacy Over Nile River Affairs by Progressive Management
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 44,940. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Civil / Dams & Reservoirs
Since 2011, Ethiopia has forged ahead with plans to complete the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), a massive infrastructure project meant to bring much-needed electricity to the nation and to the region. Egypt opposes the initiative due to the perceived negative impacts associated with altering the flow of the Nile.
Incentivized Barbarism: Explaining the Increase in Child Soldier Usage in Africa Post-Independence - Small Arms and Rebellions, Mau Mau, Mozambique Civil War, Sierra Leone Revolutionary United Front by Progressive Management
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 38,160. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
Child soldiering has become common in Africa. This was not always the case; many African cultures had traditions that prevented children from taking part in combat until physically mature enough to do so. Neither was child soldiering common during colonial occupation of Africa.
Sierra Leone: Inside the War - History and Narratives by James Higbie & Bernard S. Moigula
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 114,660. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2019 by Orchid Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » Africa
In 1991 a brutal civil war broke out in Sierra Leone—a war that engulfed this Third-World African nation for ten years. This book includes a history of the war and narratives from over thirty Sierra Leoneans who witnessed or took part in the ﬁghting. Readers learn of the fighters' motivations, the politics of the war and the feelings and thoughts of people caught up in its tragic violence.
Jefferson's Tears: Liberia's Founding and Fall, One Man's Horror and Hope by Neil Cullan McKinlay
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,790. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2019 by Nordskog Publishing Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Africa
Jefferson Williams Kollie’s story is one of horror, despair, and deliverance. The degraded and revolution-torn African country of Liberia reduced a boy’s life to brutal survival. The once-promising nation was now threatening both body and soul. Yet somehow Jefferson found hope and life. Read how one young man confirmed God’s radical emancipation, in his new home of Australia.
Arise And Shine My Beloved Country Nigeria: 100 Ways To Make My Country Great Again by Emmanuel Anumaka
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,910. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » History » Africa
Nigeria, my beloved country, her founding fathers had great hopes while asking for independence from their Colonial Masters - The British Government. When the independence was finally granted in 1960, there was great hope and enthusiasm to make the country get to its Promised Land – A country where every citizen will live in peace and enjoy the great endowment which God has bestowed on the...
From illness to death by Edwin Mokoena
Price: $3.85 USD. Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa
An old woman with a congenital disease. After being so sick for so long, making decides to consult with the ancestors by visit a traditional healer who also failed to tell what was wrong with maki. Maki's first opinion didn't convince her at all, as she was told that she had high blood pressure by private doctors and at the hospital.
West Africa before the Empire of Ghana by YOUBA BATHILY
You set the price! Words: 11,830. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa
Before the creation of the city of Kumbi and the kingdom of Wagadu, Berbers, Jews, Métis, Fulani and Black population movements contributed to the formation of large cities and the first political organizations. On the basis of the experiences accumulated by these cities and these first state organisations, the Berber and Black tribes will set up a state they called Wagadu.
Requirements for Security Sector Reform Success - Case Studies of U.S. Efforts in Kenya and Mali for SSR, Kenya a Success Story but Mali Failed as a Politically and Economically Unstable State by Progressive Management
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 24,710. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » History » Military
This monograph determined that political and economic stability are required for Security Sector Reform (SSR) success over the long term. This monograph studied the efforts of the United States in Kenya and Mali to determine if political and economic stability are necessary requirements for SSR success over the long term.
How Indirect Rule Underdeveloped Nigeria by Uche Mike Chukwuma
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,970. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » History » Africa
At age forty, they say life begins. At that age, a child must have grown to adulthood and being in a position to take certain decisions concerning his/her destiny. Economically speaking, at that age, that child, must have not only stopped depending on his/her parents but must have gained some stability. This of course, is only made possible where that child works....
The Real Atlantis-In the Eye of the Sahara by Martin Ettington
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 12,810. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » History » World
There have been many books and movies about whether Atlantis really existed and where it was located. Now we have a new candidate location which meets the criteria established by Plato much better than any of the other candidates. A location which is the exact same size as the fabled city and is located by more than one ancient source. The story of the Eye of the Sahara is truly amazing and once
The Making Of Kwame Nkrumah by Isaac Arko Inkum
Price: $9.99 $5.00 USD. (50% off!) Words: 72,230. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2018 by Victor Kwegyir. Categories: Screenplays » History, Nonfiction » History » Africa
Dr. Kwame Nkrumah, the first President of Ghana has umpteen times been examined by scholars, researchers, and historians. Yet, much hasn't been done to capture his life in a movie. The absence of such a remarkable African leader in movie theatres spurred a group of young Africans to embark on a project to do a movie on Kwame Nkrumah. The experiences of this young group is captured in this book.
Military Professionalism and the Future of Civil-Military Relations in Africa - Case Studies of U.S. Military Training and Professional Education in Colombia, El Salvador, Cameroon, and Senegal by Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 46,470. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » History » Military
U.S. military training and professional education has increased in Africa since 2002. Building professional militaries can improve security but also presents a moral dilemma. African regimes are often criticized for poor governance—including patrimonial, kleptocratic, and authoritarian rule—and African armies are often political in nature.
Why Does God Take From Those Who Don't Have And Give To Those Who Have? by Sunday Adelaja
Series: Personal growth. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 43,550. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2018 by Golden Truth. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Religion & politics
In this book you will discover: 1. Understanding the parable of the talents 2. How to double what’s in your hands 3. Your expenses are either liabilities or assets 4. Reject the doctrine of selfishness And laziness 5. Why those who have will continue to have 6. Why those who don’t have will continue to lose 7. How to live in wealth and abundance (read more)
The Political Economy of Post-Conflict Development: A Comparative Assessment of Burundi and Rwanda - Economic Overview of Similar East African Countries With Tragic History of Genocide and Civil War by Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 30,860. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
This study examines the political economy of post-conflict economic recovery in Rwanda and Burundi. These two countries, located in the Great Lakes region of East Africa, are commonly referred to as twins.
Opportunities Just Beneath the Surface: Participatory and Deliberative Processes in Rwanda - Accountability from the Citizenry or Government, Imihigo, Ubudehe, Umuganda, and Gacaca Institutions by Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 39,020. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Democracy
For the last decade, Rwanda has been a darling of the international community in many respects. It is increasingly seen as a good place to do business. The Rwandan government has made great strides in reducing corruption.
Extended Stay: Factors Contributing to Success or Failure When African Presidents Attempt to Amend Constitutions to Hold On to Power - Lessons From Burkina Faso's Overthrow of Compaore by Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,620. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
This study addresses why some African leaders have succeeded in extending their mandates while others have not. Specifically, the study focuses on societal factors that impose constraints upon leaders attempting to extend or abolish term limits.