all ebooks in category: North Africa History

Our Civilizing Mission: The Lessons of Colonial Education
2019 | ISBN: 1786941767 | English | 352 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Our Civilizing Mission is at once an exploration of colonial education, and a response to current anxieties about the historical and conceptual foundations of the …

«Ancient Times» by James Breasted
English | ISBN: 9781531275648 | EPUB | 0.8 MB

In the selection of subject matter as well as in style and diction, it has been the purpose of the author to make this book …

The Slovak–Polish Border, 1918-1947 1st edition
English | ISBN: 1137449624 | 2014 | 236 pages | PDF | 1450 KB

The first English-language monograph on the Slovak-Polish border in 1918-47 explores the interplay of politics, diplomacy, moral principles and self-determination. This book argues that the …

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 …

French Colonial Fascism: The Extreme Right in Algeria, 1919-1939
English | ISBN: 1137307080 | 2013 | 286 pages | PDF | 7 MB

This study investigates the various extreme-rightist leagues in Algeria, with particular attention to certain key themes, among them the rabid xenophobia directed at the Jewish …

Armies of Sand : The Past, Present, and Future of Arab Military Effectiveness
English | 2019 | ISBN: 0190906960 | 697 Pages | PDF | 48 MB

Since the Second World War, Arab armed forces have consistently punched below their weight. They have lost many wars that by all rights they should …

Jewish Libya : Memory and Identity in Text and Image
English | 2018 | ISBN: 081563580X | 337 Pages | PDF | 82 MB

In June 2017, the Jews of Libya commemorated the jubilee of their complete exodus from this North African land in 1967, which began with a …

Alamein and the desert war
ISBN: N/A | ASIN: B00005VBWK | 212 pages | PDF | 1968 | English | 26 Mb

"Alamein and the Desert War" is a collection of articles by participants in and students of the 1942-3 war in the North African Desert. Anchored …

Once a Hussar: A Memoir of Battle, Capture, and Escape in World War II
English | September 2, 2014 | ISBN: 1628737298, 1781593906 | 248 pages | EPUB | 1.21 Mb

Once a Hussar is a vivid account of the wartime experiences of Ray Ellis, a gunner who in later life recorded this well-written, candid, and …