Africa

Author: John Reader
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141926937
Size: 41.61 MB
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Reader tells the extraordinary story of humankind's adaptation to the ferocious obstacles of forest, river and desert, and to the threat of debilitating parasites, bacteria and viruses unmatched elsewhere in the world.

Africans

Author: John Iliffe
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781139464246
Size: 34.52 MB
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Africans: The History of a Continent is thus a single story binding living Africans to their earliest human ancestors.

Cities

Author: John Reader
Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press
ISBN: 9780871138989
Size: 75.84 MB
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In this sweeping exploration of what the city is and has been, The Anatomy of the City is fit to stand alongside Lewis Mumford's 1962 classic The City in History. "From the Hardcover edition.

The State Of Africa

Author: Martin Meredith
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
ISBN: 9780857203885
Size: 18.98 MB
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Authoritative, provocative and consistently fascinating, this is the updated edition of the seminal book on one of the most important issues facing the West today.

Dead Aid

Author: Dambisa Moyo
Publisher: Haffmans & Tolkemitt
ISBN: 3942989719
Size: 59.65 MB
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Mit Dead Aid hat Dambisa Moyo ein provokatives Plädoyer gegen Entwicklungshilfe und für Afrika geschrieben. Knapp, faktenreich und zwingend legt sie ihre Argumente dar.

African Queen

Author: C.S. Forester
Publisher: Unionsverlag
ISBN: 3293302432
Size: 61.64 MB
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Sie sind einander zutiefst fremd, und doch bleibt ihnen nichts anderes übrig, als mit dem maroden Dampfboot African Queen den Fluchtweg den gefährlichen Ulanga-Fluss hinunter anzutreten, wobei ihnen neben Malaria, Gewehrschüssen und ...

Potato

Author: John Reader
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300153996
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The potato--humble, lumpy, bland, familiar--is a decidedly unglamorous staple of the dinner table. Or is it? John Reader's narrative on the role of the potato in world history suggests we may be underestimating this remarkable tuber.

Nyerere And Africa

Author: Godfrey Mwakikagile
Publisher: New Africa Press
ISBN: 0980253411
Size: 41.26 MB
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The crisis erupted right in the middle of Africa, earning the Congo the unenviable
distinction as the bleeding heart of Africa. More than 100,000 ... As Julius Nyerere
said about the Congo crisis in a speech in August 1961 about three months
before he led Tanganyika to independence: “I am an advocate of African unity. I
believe firmly that, just as ... And as John Reader states in his book, Africa: A
Biography of the Continent: “An agent (of the CIA) was dispatched to Leopoldville
. An 53.

Der Lange Weg Zur Freiheit

Author: Nelson Mandela
Publisher: S. Fischer Verlag
ISBN: 3104031541
Size: 41.31 MB
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»Ich bin einer von ungezählten Millionen, die durch Nelson Mandelas Leben inspiriert wurden.« Barack Obama Eine fast drei Jahrzehnte währende Gefängnishaft ließ Nelson Mandela zum Mythos der schwarzen Befreiungsbewegung werden.