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An army at dawn

By: Atkinson, Rick

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York : Henry Holt & Co., 2002.:

Seller ID: BB0214797

ISBN: 0805062882

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Middle Passages

By: Campbell, James E.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Penguin Press HC, The:

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ISBN: 1594200831

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A groundbreaking history of African American journeys back to Africa over the course of three centuries, a book whose enormous accomplishment reveals to us that without understanding the long-evolving place of Africa in the African American imagination, our understanding of American history is woefully incomplete. In the four centuries after Columbus' voyage to the New World, some twelve million Africans were loaded into the holds of European ships and carried to the Americas as slaves. For most, the "middle passage" across the Atlantic was truly a voyage of no return. But beginning in th... View more info

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Imperial reckoning

By: Elkins, Caroline

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York : Henry Holt, 2006, c2005.:

Seller ID: BB0235671

ISBN: 0805080015

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A major work of history that for the first time reveals the violence and terror at the heart of Britain's civilizing mission in Kenya As part of the Allied forces, thousands of Kenyans fought alongside the British in World War II. But just a few years after the defeat of Hitler, the British colonial government detained nearly the entire population of Kenya's largest ethnic minority, the Kikuyu-some one and a half million people. The compelling story of the system of prisons and work camps where thousands met their deaths has remained largely untold-the victim of a determined effort by ... View more info

British Empire from Photographs: Africa (The British Empire from photographs)

By: Fabb ; John

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Batsford Ltd, 1987:

Seller ID: BB0250690

ISBN: 0713452072

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Africa Then

By: Monti, Nicholas

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Alfred a Knopf, 1987:

Seller ID: BB0250691

ISBN: 0394555783

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