all ebooks in category: African History

«The Interpreter» by Alice Kaplan
English | ISBN: 9780743274814 | EPUB | 0.5 MB

No story of World War II is more triumphant than the liberation of France, made famous in countless photos of Parisians waving American flags and …

Nations Divided: American Jews and the Struggle over Apartheid
English | ISBN: 1137029706 | 2014 | 234 pages | PDF | 3 MB

The anti-apartheid struggle remains one of the most fraught episodes in the history of modern Jewish identity. Just as many American Jews proudly fought for …

The New African Diaspora
English | 2009 | ISBN: 0253353378, 0253220955 | 544 pages | PDF | 6,3 MB

The New York Times reports that since 1990 more Africans have voluntarily relocated to the United States and Canada than had been forcibly brought here …

Atlantic Ports and the First Globalisation c. 1850-1930
English | ISBN: 1137327979 | 2014 | 203 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Port cities were the means through which cultural and economic exchange took place between continental societies and the maritime world. In examining the ports of …

Absent Minded Beggars: Yeomanry and Volunteers in the Boer War
English | September 1, 1999 | ISBN: 085052685X | 260 pages | EPUB | 6.19 Mb

The British Army suffered one of its greatest crises when in December 1899 the Boer irregulars inflicted three reverses in South Africa in 'Black Week'. …

The Fortunes of Africa: A 5000-Year History of Wealth, Greed, and Endeavor
English | October 14, 2014 | ISBN: 1610394593, 1610396359 | EPUB | 745 pages | 5.5 MB

A sweeping history the fortune seekers, adventurers, despots, and thieves who have ruthlessly endeavored to extract gold, diamonds, and other treasures from Africa and its …

Africa in the Time of Cholera: A History of Pandemics from 1817 to the Present
English | 2011 | ISBN: 1107001498, 0521188202 | 230 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Written in a style attractive to non-specialists, this book combines evidence from natural and social sciences to examine the impact on Africa of seven cholera …

Cannae
Cassell | 2001 | ISBN: 0304357146 | English | 197 pages | PDF | 58.04 MB

On August 2, 216 BC, in the Italian town of Cannae, Hannibal won his greatest victory. In one of the bloodiest battles ever, his outnumbered …

The Deepest Border: The Strait of Gibraltar and the Making of the Modern Hispano-African Borderland
2019 | ISBN: 1503606678 | English | 368 pages | PDF | 3 MB

In the mid-nineteenth century, as European navies learned to neutralize piracy, new patterns of circulation and settlement became possible in the western Mediterranean. The Deepest …

«Breaking the Line» by Samuel G. Freedman
English | ISBN: 9781439189795 | EPUB | 3.6 MB

1967. Two rival football teams. Two legendary coaches. Two talented quarterbacks. Together they broke the color line, revolutionized college sports, and transformed the NFL. Freedman’s …