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History of Africa

Nigeria: What Everyone Needs to Know®

ISBN : 9780190657987

Price(incl.tax): 
¥2,420
Author: 
John Campbell; Matthew T. Page
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
140 x 210 mm
Pub date
Sep 2018
Series
What Everyone Needs to Know
Provides a comprehensive overview of the post-independent social and political climate in Nigeria Addresses key questions regarding Nigeria's recent history, politics, culture, religion, and econ ... Read more

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Outsiders and Strangers: An Archaeology of Liminality in West Africa

ISBN : 9780199697748

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¥13,145
Author: 
Anne Haour
Pages
224 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
149 x 220 mm
Pub date
Jul 2013
Studies of liminality have a long history in anthropology. In archaeology, identifying past people - rather than faceless entities - through material culture is still a work in progress, but a project ... Read more

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Political Rationale and International Consequences of the War in Libya

ISBN : 9780198767480

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¥11,143
Author: 
Dag Henriksen; Ann Karin Larssen
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Apr 2016
Political Rationale and International Consequences of the War in Libya focuses on the international intervention in Libya in 2011, and tries to answer two broad questions; (1) What was the political r ... Read more

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Religion as Resistance: Negotiating Authority in Italian Libya

ISBN : 9780190673796

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¥11,396
Author: 
Eileen P. Ryan
Pages
264 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Apr 2018
Religion as Resistance examines debates over the best methods for colonial rule in Italian Libya as a a self-reflexive process that tell us more about the contentious connection between religious and ... Read more

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Revolutionary Justice: Special Courts and the Formation of Republican Egypt

ISBN : 9780190600839

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¥12,012
Author: 
Yoram Meital
Pages
296 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Dec 2016
Revolutionary Justice narrates the power struggle between the Free Officers and their adversaries in the aftermath of Egypt's July Revolution of 1952 by studying trials held at the Revolution's Court ... Read more

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Saving Nelson Mandela: The Rivonia Trial and the Fate of South Africa

ISBN : 9780199740222

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¥3,839
Author: 
Kenneth S. Broun
Pages
232 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
161 x 241 mm
Pub date
Apr 2012
Series
Pivotal Moments in World History
When South Africa's apartheid government charged Nelson Mandela with planning its overthrow in 1963, most observers feared that he would be sentenced to death. But the support he and his fellow activi ... Read more

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Saving Nelson Mandela: The Rivonia Trial and the Fate of South Africa

ISBN : 9780199361281

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¥2,761
Author: 
Kenneth S. Broun
Pages
232 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
140 x 210 mm
Pub date
Nov 2015
Series
Pivotal Moments in World History
The question was: would he hang? In 1963, when South Africa's apartheid government charged Nelson Mandela with planning its overthrow, most observers feared that he would be sentenced to death. But th ... Read more

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Searching for Boko Haram: A History of Violence in Central Africa

ISBN : 9780190492526

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¥4,609
Author: 
Scott MacEachern
Pages
248 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Apr 2018
This book provides much-needed historical context to the recent rise of Boko Haram, which has terrorised northeastern Nigeria through the last six years. It particularly examines the links between Bok ... Read more

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Shaping a Muslim State: The World of a Mid-eighth-century Egyptian Official

ISBN : 9780199673902

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¥21,450
Author: 
Petra M. Sijpesteijn
Pages
424 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
148 x 216 mm
Pub date
Dec 2013
Series
Oxford Studies in Byzantium
Shaping a Muslim State provides a synthetic study of the political, social, and economic processes which formed early Islamic Egypt. Looking at a corpus of previously unknown Arabic papyrus letters, d ... Read more

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Sharpeville: An Apartheid Massacre and its Consequences

ISBN : 9780199642441

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¥2,739
Author: 
Tom Lodge
Pages
448 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
135 x 216 mm
Pub date
Feb 2017
On 21 March 1960 several hundred black Africans were injured and 69 killed when South African police opened fire on demonstrators in the township of Sharpeville, protesting against the Apartheid regim ... Read more

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