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  1. The Dual Mandate in British Tropical Africa

    By Lord Frederick J.D. Lugard

    A survey of the historical and international aspects of colonial rule in Africa....

    Published May 30th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Narrative of Two Voyages to the River Sierra Leone During the Years 1791-1793

    By Anna Maria Falconbridge

    First published in 1794, with a reprint in 1967, this book includes a succinct account of life along the River Sierra Leone. There is a description of the manners, diversions, arts, commerce, cultivation, punishments and other interesting particulars relating to the Sierra Leone Company....

    Published May 30th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Gold Coast Nation and National Consciousness

    By Rev. S.R.B. Attoh Ahuma

    Attoh founded "The Gold Coast Leader" in 1896 and was considered to be the most influential newspaper of its day. Many Gold Coast Nationalists used it as a platform and these selections, first published in 1911, went on to influence an entire generation of Ghanians....

    Published May 30th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Igbo Village Affairs

    Chiefly with Reference to the Village of Umbueke Agbaja (1947)

    By Margaret M. Green

    First published in 1964...

    Published May 30th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Voyage to Guinea, Brazil and the West Indies in HMS Swallow and Weymouth

    By John Atkins

    First published in 1735, this account focuses on the customs, food, languages and religions of the peoples in the islands and settlements visited. It also has remarks on the gold, ivory and slave trades....

    Published May 30th 2014 by Routledge

  6. A Narrative of Captivity in Abyssinia (1868)

    With Some Account of the Late Emperor Theodore, His Country and People

    By Henry Jules Blanc

    First published in 1970...

    Published May 30th 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Land of Zinj

    Being an Account of British East Africa, its Ancient History and Present Inhabitants

    By C.H. Stigland

    Published in the year 296, The Land of Zinj is a valuable contribution to the field of History....

    Published May 30th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The King and His Dominion Governors, 1936

    By Herbert Vere Evatt

    First Published in 1967. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 30th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Sufis and Scholars of the Sea

    Family Networks in East Africa, 1860-1925

    By Anne Bang

    Series: Routledge Indian Ocean Series

    Anne Bang focuses on the ways in which a particular Islamic brotherhood, or 'tariqa', the tariqa Alawiyya, spread, maintained and propagated their particular brand of the Islamic faith. Originating in the South-Yemeni region of Hadramawt, the Alawi tariqa mainly spread along the coast of the...

    Published May 30th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Trade and Empire in Muscat and Zanzibar

    The Roots of British Domination

    By M. Reda Bhacker

    M. Reda Bhacker looks at the role of Oman in the Indian Ocean prior to British domination of the region. Omani merchant communities played a crucial part in the development of commercial activity throughout the territories they held in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, especially between...

    Published May 19th 2014 by Routledge