all ebooks in category: Historical African Biographies (8)

Solomon: The Lure of Wisdom
English | 2011 | ISBN: 0300137184 | 240 pages | PDF | 2,7 MB

Tradition has it that King Solomon knew everything there was to know—the mysteries of nature, of love, of God himself—but what do we know of …

The Enigma of Max Gluckman: The Ethnographic Life of a "Luckyman" in Africa
2019 | ISBN: 0803290837 | English | 522 pages | EPUB | 3 MB

The Enigma of Max Gluckman examines one of the most influential British anthropologists of the twentieth century. South African–born Max Gluckman was the founder of …

The Rough Guide to Nelson Mandela (Repost)
English | ISBN: 1405382368 | 2011 | PDF | 282 pages | 12,4 MB

The Rough Guide to Nelson Mandela is a fresh, honest overview of the life story and impact of one of the world's greatest modern icons. …

Katharine Hepburn: A Remarkable Woman
2019 | ISBN: 1493039199 | English | 512 pages | EPUB | 12 MB

Katharine Hepburn: grande dame of American actresses, fierce individualist, and living legend. Nominated for 12 Academy Awards and winner of four, Hepburn achieved stardom against …

Marius
2015 | ISBN: 1474214711 | English | 136 pages | PDF | 1 MB

Gaius Marius (158/157-86 BC) has a major transformational impact on the history of the late Roman Republic. Although none of his ancestors had been a …

Galula: The Life and Writings of the French Officer Who Defined the Art of Counterinsurgency
English | August 3, 2012 | ISBN: 1440800499 | EPUB | 347 pages | 3.1 MB

This comprehensive analytical biography is the definitive work on the life and writings of history's most significant counterinsurgency doctrinaire, David Galula, elucidating the context for …

Empress of the East
English | EPUB | 48.6 MB

The extraordinary story of the Russian slave girl Roxelana, who rose from concubine to become the only queen of the Ottoman empire In Empress of …

Nelson Mandela: A Very Short Introduction [Repost]
English | 1 Aug. 2008 | ISBN: 0192803018 | 224 Pages | PDF | 3.38 MB

Nelson Mandela–is it possible to say who or what he is? Yes, he was one of the world's longest-detained political prisoners. He is a universal …