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Yacouba Sawadogo: The Man Who Conquered the Desert
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2017 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Environmental Conservation & Protection
Yacouba Sawadogo was the village idiot. That was what everyone in his small province thought. Everyone knew that you broke up the hard ground and planted your crops during the rainy season. Without rain, the crops would never grow. And who planted trees in this arid land at the edge of the Sahara. People didn't need trees, they needed food. Find out how Yacouba made the desert bloom. RL 6.5
Trouble in Timbuktu
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 89,990. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Coming of age
Ayisha and Ahmed know there is trouble. Something is not right with this American archaeologist and his wife. Supposedly tourists. Why are they so interested in the ancient manuscripts of Timbuktu? Could they really be plotting to steal one? Well, they are more than old manuscripts to Ayisha and Ahmed—they are a rich part of their own heritage. No way are the two teens going to let this happen!
Badiya - Los Nómadas Saharauis en los Territorios Liberados del Sáhara Occidental
Price: Free! Words: 14,420. Language: Spanish. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
Este es un ensayo fotográfico sobre la vida nómada de los saharauis que viven en la parte más oriental del Sahara Occidental, también conocida como ‘territorios liberados’. Esos territorios para los saharauis son ‘la badiya’, que se conforma conjuntamente de rebaños, pastos, pozos y tiendas y donde los ritmos de vida son dictados por las lluvias y las necesidades del ganado.
Visions of the Desert: (Re)-Imagining the Nation in Postcolonial North African Film
Price: Free! Words: 15,390. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
a critical analysis of the ways in which the contemporary idea of 'nation' is imagined by way of cinematic text. Using the films of african film auteurs abderahmanne sissako and mahamat saleh haroun as primary examples, this text looks at how we can articulate our identities in a fragmented, globalised world.
Sahara, sabbia e sangue
Series: Nero di Seppia, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,070. Language: Italian. Published: February 6, 2013 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Adventure » General
Romanzo di avventura ambientato nella Legione Straniera spagnola.
The Road to Ramadan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012 by Ian C. Dawkins Moore. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
A young man of color, from Britain, journeys through West Africa in search of his identity. After many adventures he meets a young Ghanaian, who teaches him about Islam. Meeting his family he goes to live with his extended family in Kumasi and learns about the true values of the Moslem faith and his place in the world.
Land Rover Adventures in Africa
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,300. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles, Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Land Rovers take you to the places others can’t reach and nowhere is this more true than in Africa. David Phillips shares his amazing adventures from the dunes of the Sahara to the desolate mountains of Lesotho and the wildlife-rich plains and swamps of the Okavanga Delta, driving vehicles ranging from vintage Series Is to the latest Discovery 3s. Don't travel to Africa without this book!
Rebels across the Red Sea III - The Terrorists of Tibesti
Series: Wallace Boys, Book 14. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,150. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
This is the fourteenth book in the Wallace Boys series. On returning to Egypt from northern Saudi Arabia, the three boys follow a trail leading to the band of terrorists who carried out the vicious Luxor massacre. They travel by ultralight aircraft to a remote training camp in the Tibesti Mountains on the border of Northern Chad and Southern Libya.
Shattered Dreams
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,720. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » General
Due to the economic situation on the continent, most Africans prefer to seek greener pastures in the more developed European and North American countries. However, in most cases, only few ever achieve their objective for migrating. Shattered Dreams tells the story of four Africans, who migrated but were faced with the reality that life's not so easy at the other side of the atlantic.
Ancient Egypt
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,290. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011. Categories: Screenplays » Documentary
essays about ancient egypt including topics of Sahara desert Mediterranean sea red sea all of these topics have come with a detailed and rich essay. they all explain fun facts and how the ancient egyptians used it.there are more included but these are in all the topics.please buy and enjoy. comes with a bibliography