Blue Jacket Books: Africana
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BEVERIDGE, ANDREW A. AND ANTHONY R. OBERSCHALL
African Businessmen and Development in Zambia
Princeton, Princeton University Press, 1979. First Edition. Hardcover. Size: 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Nice-looking copy, still very sturdy and attractive, of this important contribution to Zambia studies. Tips slightly bruised but unbroken, spine and binding tight, pages bright and clear, paste-downs neat and tidy, and not ex-library; neither highlighting nor underlining. Light sunning to illustrated dust jacket. Filled with cases studies, illustrations, an Index, and a bibliography. 382 . . . Very Good/Good,
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Book number: 305381
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 | £UK 8.25 | JP¥ 1089]
Catalogue: Africana
Keywords: Africa |business|anthropology|Zambia|Anthony R. Oberschall|Andrew A. Beveridge

 
BARTA, MIROSLAV, ED.
Abusir XIII: Abusir South 2: Tomb Complex of the Vizier Qar, His Sons Qar Junior and Senedjemib and Iykai (Excavations of the Czech Institute of Egyptology)
Prague, Czech Institute of Egyptology, by Dryada, 2009. First Edition. Hardcover. Size: Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. Sterling condition hardcover copy, Folio format, with gorgeously illustrated pictorial covers, and with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear, more along the lines of slight smudging; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Contributions by the author, Miroslav Barta, and also Ales Bezdek, Viktor Cerny, Salima Ikram, Petr Kocar, Roman Krivanek, Martina Kujanova, Petr Pokorny, Colin Reader, Zdenka Suvova, and Petra Vlckova. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. xviii + 364 and with folding map, pristine and seemingly untouched. . . . Near Fine
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Book number: 331044
USD 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 32.25 | £UK 28.5 | JP¥ 3811]
Catalogue: Africana
Keywords: Czech Institute of Egyptology|Abusir XIII|Abusir South 2|Vizier Qar|Qar Junior|Senedjemib|Iykai

 
BECKMANN, DAVID M.
Eden Revival: Spiritual Churches in Ghana
St. Louis, Missouri, Concordia Publishing House, 1975. . Paperback. Size: 12mo 7" - 7. Sturdy, still tightly bound softcover copy, minor to moderate wear of covers and text-block, but with neither underlining nor highlighting. Perfectly readable, usable copy. Foreword provided by William J. Danker. Notes, bibliography. 220 pp. . . . Very Good
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Book number: 322339
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 | £UK 8.25 | JP¥ 1089]
Catalogue: Africana
Keywords: Ghana|Spiritualist Churches|revival|religion|Christianity|African studies

 
BERQUE, A.
L'Algerie: Terre D'Art & D'Histoire
Alger, V. Heintz, 1937. . Hardcover. Size: 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Banded red, quarter leather binding, with matching red, marbled leather boards and marbled endpapers, bumped and rubbed at extremities; gift inscription on front free endpaper, rubbing to corners, all four tips showing through to boards. Leaf edges slightly foxed. Else a tight, clean copy. Many nice black and white photos, illustrations. Text in French. 369 pp. . . . Very Good/No Dust Jacket,
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Book number: 317240
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18.5 | £UK 16.25 | JP¥ 2178]
Catalogue: Africana
Keywords: Algeria Africa Foreign languages French language art

 
DE BLIJ, HARM J.
A Geography of Subsaharan Africa
New York, Rand-McNally, 1964. First Edition. Hardcover. Size: Large 8vo 9" - 10. Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Nice-looking, structurally sound, oversized quarto format hardcover, handsomely produced, stuffed with black-and-white illustrations and photographs. Useful reader in cultural geography and human geography of Sub Saharan Africa. Notes, index, bibliography. v + 435 pp. . . . Very Good
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Book number: 322902
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 | £UK 8.25 | JP¥ 1089]
Catalogue: Africana
Keywords: Subsaharan Africa|regional studies|geography|cultural geography|Africa|human geography|ethnography

 
CONOVER, HELEN F.
North and Northeast Africa: A Selected, Annotated List of Writings, 1951-1957
New York, Greenwood Press, 1968. Reprint. Hardcover. Size: Large 8vo 9" - 10. Withdrawn from an academic library, with usual markings, but no annotation in the text. An attractive hardcover reprint of the 1957 edition. Only minimal cover wear, unbroken tips, tight spine and binding, and clean pages and paste-downs. 182 pp. including Index. . . . Very Good/No Dust Jacket,
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Book number: 12578
USD 13.00 [Appr.: EURO 12 | £UK 10.75 | JP¥ 1416]
Catalogue: Africana
Keywords: Africa|Helen F. Conover

 
DIALLO, SIRADIOU
Le Zaire Aujourd'Hui
Paris, Les Editions Jeune Afrique, 1984. Second Edition . Hardcover. Size: 4to 11" - 13" tall. Sturdy, attractive hardcover copy, tall, slender, oversized format, a stated Second Edition (the first having been published in 1975), spine and binding tight, pages bright and clear, and only minimal wear to covers and tips. Gorgeous photography throughout. 263 pp. . . . Fine/No Dust Jacket,
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Book number: 308820
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 | £UK 8.25 | JP¥ 1089]
Catalogue: Africana
Keywords: Africa|Siradiou Diallo|Zaire

 
AMERICAN UNIVERSITY OF EGYPT
Arabic Books Published in the U.A. R. "Egypt" between 1926 & 1940: A Study & a Bibliography
Cairo, American University of Egypt Press, 1969. First Edition. Hardcover. Size: 4to 11" - 13" tall. Published by the American University of Egypt, in Cairo, in 1969, this folio-sized hardcover copy is written in both English (up-front/at the back) and Arabic. Published in the U.A.R. ("Egypt"). Illustrated end-papers, though front paste-down is cracked and first free end-paper is folded, with penned inscription at rear endpaper and publishing flaw to a single page. Slight age-toning here and there to some pages. This is an extremely Important and quite scarce work on the bibliography of Egypt-focused books written in English between the wars. Oversize. Sole mark of ex-library status is call numbers to spine. Unpaginated. . . . Good
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Book number: 305396
USD 17.00 [Appr.: EURO 15.75 | £UK 13.75 | JP¥ 1851]
Catalogue: Africana
Keywords: Egypt|Arabic |Bibliography|American University of Egypt

 
ELLENDER, ALLEN J.
A Report on United States Foreign Operations in Africa
Washington, D.C., U.S. Government Printing Office, 1962. . Softcover. Size: 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Sturdy, still tightly bound softcover copy, minor to moderate wear of covers and text-block, but with neither underlining nor highlighting. Perfectly readable, usable copy. Front upper tip creased, else clean and unmarked of interior. Green printed wrappers, light soiled and discolored a bit on rear panel. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. Author was the Senator from Louisiana at the time of publication. 802 pp. . . . Very Good
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Book number: 342416
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 14 | £UK 12.25 | JP¥ 1633]
Catalogue: Africana
Keywords: African Studies|Foreign relations|American History|Allen J. Ellender

 
FRYE, WILLIAM
In Whitest Africa: The Dynamics of Apartheid
Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, Prentice-Hall, 1970. Second Printing. Hardcover. Size: 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Exceedingly scarce in the trade, there being no signed copies available at the time of this writing. Also laid in is the author's Diplomatic Correspondent card. Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing moderate wear, chipping along bottom edge, protected by a plastic coat, dust jacket not being price-clipped. Signed by the author, inscribed warmly to Sydney and Dorothy Williams at first free endpaper. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. Lots of bracing black-and-white photographs. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. Marred lightly by removal of a price sticker just above inscription, else a clean copy with marked association value. 223 pp. . Signed by Author. . Fine/Fine,
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Book number: 342126
USD 24.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.25 | £UK 19.5 | JP¥ 2614]
Catalogue: Africana
Keywords: apartheid|William Frye|South Africa

 
HAINES, C. GROVE, ED.
Africa Today: Up-to-Date, Comprehensive, Authoritative Information on Africa
Baltimore, Maryland, Johns Hopkins University Press, 1956. Second Printing. Hardcover. Size: 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Comprehensive volume for its time, with multiple sections and sub-sections and chapters, and with Commentary on each, both being contributions by leading scholars from the fields of history, anthropology, geography, and sociology. Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Dust jacket fully intact, not price-clipped, showing only minor shelf- and edge-wear. Second Printing in 1956 of the 1955 First Edition. xvi + 510 pp. . . . Very Good/Good,
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Book number: 323014
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 | £UK 8.25 | JP¥ 1089]
Catalogue: Africana
Keywords: Africa|geography|economics|ethnography

 
HIBOU, BEATRICE; BROWN, ANDREW
The Force of Obedience: The Political Economy of Repression in Tunisia
Malden, Massachusetts, Polity Press, 2011. . Soft Cover. Size: 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Sterling condition softcover copy, gift-quality. Tips unfurled, spine and binding tight, pages bright and clear, and not ex-library; neither underlining nor highlighting. 380 pp . . . Near Fine
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Book number: 305943
USD 24.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.25 | £UK 19.5 | JP¥ 2614]
Catalogue: Africana
Keywords: Tunisia|ANTHROPOLOGY|Ben Ali|Beatrice Hibou|Andrew Brown

 
VAN DER HORST, SHEILA T.
Native Labour in South Africa
London, Frank Cass & Company, Ltd., 1971. . Hardcover. Size: 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Ex-library copy with usual markings to spine, endpapers, etc.; dust jacket flaps affixed to inside covers. Sturdy hardcover bound in blue cloth with marker to bottom edge. An account of the shaping of the African labor force and the repercussions of the discovery of mineral deposits. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. xii + 340 pp. . . . Good/Fair,
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Book number: 330418
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18.5 | £UK 16.25 | JP¥ 2178]
Catalogue: Africana
Keywords: Sheila T. van der Horst|South Africa |Afrikaners|Mining|Industrialization

 
LIVINGSTONE, DAVID; HOLMES, TIMOTHY, ED.
Letters and Documents, 1841-1872
London, James Currey, 1990. First Edition. Hardcover. Size: 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Contains the Zambian Collection at the Livingstone Museum, and contains a wealth of restored, previously unknown or unpublished texts. Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Handsomely produced burgundy cloth covers, gilt lettering to spine. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing only very minor wear, not price-clipped. Illustrated endpapers (maps). Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. xx + 202 pp. . . . Near Fine/Very Good,
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Book number: 324860
USD 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.25 | £UK 9.75 | JP¥ 1307]
Catalogue: Africana
Keywords: David Livingstone Letters & Documents|Zambia|travel|exploration

 
MCCANN, JAMES C.
People of the Plow: An Agricultural History of Ethiopia, 1800-1990
Madison, Wisconsin, University of Wisconsin Press, 1995. First Edition. Softcover. Size: 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Sterling condition softcover copy, with unfurled tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. xviii + 298. . . . Near Fine
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Book number: 330342
USD 22.00 [Appr.: EURO 20.5 | £UK 18 | JP¥ 2396]
Catalogue: Africana
Keywords: Ethiopia|horticulture|James C. McCann

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