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  1. Histories of Egyptology

    Interdisciplinary Measures

    Edited by William Carruthers

    Series: Routledge Studies in Egyptology

    Histories of Egyptology are increasingly of interest: to Egyptologists, archaeologists, historians, and others. Yet, particularly as Egypt undergoes a contested process of political redefinition, how do we write these histories, and what (or who) are they for? This volume addresses a variety of...

    Published July 20th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Kilimanjaro and Its People

    A History of Wachagga, their Laws, Customs and Legends, Together with Some

    By Charles Dundas

    First published in 1924, this account was written by a Senior Commissioner of the Tanganyika Territory....

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Garenganze or Seven Years Pioneer Mission Work in Central Africa

    By Frederick Stanley Arnot

    Frederich Stanley Arnot was among the first of the Plymouth Brethren to take the gospel to Africa in the late 19th-century missionary expansion across the Kalahari desert, opening Protestant missions in Barotseland, Angola and Katanga in the 1880s....

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  4. West African Studies

    By Mary Kingsley

    Contains important eye-witness accounts by English traders who had many years experience in the Delta area....

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Anti-Slavery Recollection Cb

    In a Series of Letters, Addressed to Mrs. Beecher Stowe

    By George Stephen

    First Published in 1971. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Apropos of Africa

    Sentiments of Negro American Leaders on Africa from the 1800s to the 1950s

    By Martin Kilson, A.Cromwell Hill

    First published in 1969...

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Kenya from Within

    A Short Political History

    By Ross W. McGregor

    First published in 1968...

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  8. A Geographical Survey of Africa, Its Rivers, Lakes, Mountains, Productions, States, Populations

    By James McQueen

    The owner of West Indian plantations, McQueen collected extensive information from slaves which led him correctly to the conclusion that the Niger ended in the great delta of the Blight of Benin. First published in 1840....

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Truth About the West African Land Question

    By J.E. Casely Hayford

    Hayford, an African Nationalist, argues that the preservation of the indigenous land tenure system was vital if the values of pre-colonial Africa was to be maintained. First published in 1913....

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Eleven Years in Central South Africa

    By Thomas Morgan Thomas

    An important surviving source for the study of the spectacular and short-lived kingdom of Ndebele. In the literature of pre-conquest Rhodesia, Thomas' book stands out by virtue of its ethnographical and political material about the Ndebele under Mzilikazi and Lebengula....

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge