African History Products

  • The ANC and the Liberation Struggle in South Africa

    Essential writings

    Edited by Thula Simpson

    The history of the ANC, which is the oldest liberation movement on the African continent, is one that has generated a great deal of interest amongst historians in recent years. Gone are the days when the history of African nationalism could be relegated to the margins of the study of the South…

    Hardback – 2017-03-18 
    Routledge

  • Narrative Expedition Inter Afric

    By the River Niger in the Steam Vessels Quorra and Alburkah in 1832/33/34

    By MacGregor Laird, R.A.K. Oldfield

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

    Paperback – 2017-02-28 
    Routledge

  • Travels Through Central Africa to Timbuctoo and Across the Great Desert to Morocco, 1824-28

    to Morocco, 1824-28

    By Rene Caillie

    Rene Caillie was the first European who penetrated to Timbuctoo and returned to communicate the information he had collected. This account was first published in 1830, and records observations of a journey of 4500 miles, of which 3000 were hitherto unknown to Europeans.…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28 
    Routledge

  • Dahomey and the Dahomans

    Being the Journals of Two Missions to the King of Dahomey and Residence at His Capital in the Years 1849 and 1850

    By Fredrick E. Forbes

    According to Forbes the object of these Journals is "to illustrate the dreadful slave hunts and savages, the annihilations and exterminations consequent on this trade", with the aim of encouraging the British public in its efforts to end slavery.…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28 
    Routledge

  • Native Races and Their Rulers Cb

    Sketches and Studies of Official Life and Administrative Problems in Niger

    By Charles Lindsay Temple

    First Published in 1968. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28 
    Routledge

  • The Gambia Colony and Protectorate

    An Official Handbook

    By Frances Bisset Archer

    This volume comprises a broad history of the Gambia, followed by extensive practical and statistical information. First published in 1906, it remains a source of historical data and interest.…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28 
    Routledge

  • Narrative Of Travels In Northe

    By G.F. Lyon

    First Published in 1966. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28 
    Routledge

  • Postcolonial Conflict and the Question of Genocide

    The Nigeria-Biafra War, 1967-1970

    Edited by A. Dirk Moses, Lasse Heerten

    This volume is the first, comprehensive and balanced historical account of the momentous Nigeria-Biafra war, offering a multiperspectival treatment of the conflict, ranging from local experiences of victims to the various great powers and international organizations that became involved, and…

    Hardback – 2017-02-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern History

  • New Histories of South Africa's Apartheid-Era Bantustans

    Edited by Shireen Ally, Arianna Lissoni

    The bantustans – or ‘homelands’ – of South Africa were created by the apartheid regime as ethnically-defined territories for Africans. Granted self-governing and ‘independent’ status by Pretoria, they aimed to deflect the demands for full political representation by black South Africans and were…

    Hardback – 2017-02-01 
    Routledge

  • Development Discourse and Global History

    From colonialism to the sustainable development goals

    By Aram Ziai

    The manner in which people have been talking and writing about ‘development’ and the rules according to which they have done so have evolved over time. Development Discourse and Global History uses the archaeological and genealogical methods of Michel Foucault to trace the origins of development…

    Paperback – 2017-01-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

  • Collision of Empires

    Italy's Invasion of Ethiopia and its International Impact

    Edited by G. Bruce Strang

    Italy's invasion of Ethiopia in 1935 marked a turning point in interwar Europe. The last great European colonial conquest in Africa, the conflict represented an enormous gamble for the Fascist dictator Benito Mussolini. He faced a challenge not only from a stout Ethiopian defence, but also from…

    Paperback – 2017-01-05 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Africa-Asia Relations

    Edited by Pedro Amakasu Raposo Carvalho, David Arase, Scarlett Cornelissen

    This volume is the first Handbook aimed at studying Africa-Asia and Asia-Africa Relations in a multi-disciplinary and comprehensive way. It provides insights into the nature of interaction between the African continent and a wide range of Asian countries, and how those interactions are being…

    Hardback – 2017-01-01 
    Routledge

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