We found 71 results for “


Showing 1 - 12 of 71 Results

In stock online

Not available in stores

Because of its history and location, Eritrea is an ideal example for a study of the sustainability of traditional rural communities and the impact of local and external actors on them. This book provides a lucid account of the pillage of rural sustainability…

Africa

by Herb Ritts

|November 22, 1994

Hardcover

$82.90 online

$130.00

save 36%

Ships within 3-5 weeks

Available in stores

A bold new departure for the world's premiere celebrity photographer--an evocative, resonant celebration of the landscape, people, and wildlife of Africa. These maginificent photographs will be a revelation to Ritts's many fans--and a wonderful gift for anyone…

In stock online

Not available in stores

The Vezo are fishing people of western Madagascar. The identity of the Vezo is not fixed by descent; rather, it is established by what they do. They are people of the sea, distinguished from the farmers around them by their economic specialism. Ethnicity is…

Hardcover

$109.70 online

$124.50

save 11%

In stock online

Not available in stores

In stock online

Not available in stores

Bringing together a distinguished cast of contributors, this book provides an authoritative and definitive analysis of the theory, practice, and development impact of corruption in Africa. The book offers a wide range of country case studies outlining the…

Ships within 1-3 weeks

Not available in stores

The letter-books of the Royal African Company of England form the most substantial and important source of material on English trade in West Africa in the late seventeenth century. The Royal African Company held a legal monopoly of English trade with West Africa,…

Hardcover

$139.84 online

$158.50

save 11%

In stock online

Not available in stores

Sheila Patterson traces the development of Boer into Afrikaner, of oppressed nationhood into oppressive nationalism, and of the reality behind the conventional stereotypes.

In stock online

Not available in stores

Lyautey and the French Conquest of Morocco describes and analyzes the method of colonial conquest and rule linked to the name of Marshal Louis-Hubert Lyautey (1854-1934), France's first resident-general in Morocco and the most famous of France's 20th-century…

In stock online

Not available in stores

This substantial and thoroughly documented book is a political biography of an important figure in Sierra Leone. It is also a comment on two of the major themes of the country's history--the relations between the Colony (Krio Society) and the protectorate (the…

In stock online

Not available in stores

Based on a four-year longitudinal study of urban adaptation in Lusaka, Zambia, this book offers both a theoretical analysis and a case study of African urbanization as a social process. The author's unique approach to this topic lies in her exploration of…

Ships within 1-2 weeks

Not available in stores

David Torrance examines Lord Selborne's conception of empire and, by implication, the nature of British imperialism, focusing on the Chinese labour controversy, the self-government issue, the development of racial segregation, and the creation of the Union of…

In stock online

Not available in stores