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Hardcover. What was it like to be poor in the Middle Ages? In the past, the answer to this question came only from institutions and individuals who gave relief to the less fortunate. This book studies poverty in a premodern Jewish community - from the viewpoint of both the poor and those who provided for them. Series: Jews, Christians and Muslims from the Ancient to the Modern World. Num Pages: 312 pages, 2 halftones. BIC Classification: 1HBE; 3H; HBTB; JFSR1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 20. Weight in Grams: 599.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Princeton University Press United States
Number of pages
304
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691092720
ISBN
9780691092720
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 68.50
€ 65.40

Paperback. Taking up personal narratives of slaves and slave owners, Tell This in My Memory offers a new window into the study of slavery in modern Middle Eastern. Num Pages: 264 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FB; 1HFG; 3JH; HBJF1; HBJH; HBL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 5817 x 3887 x 15. Weight in Grams: 363.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Stanford University Press United States
Number of pages
264
Condition
New
SKU
V9780804788649
ISBN
9780804788649
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 26.99
€ 25.24

Paperback. Working from a thematic, empirical-analytical approach, this work surveys the root causes of civil wars and military coups d'etat in West Africa, analyzes the implications for the region as a whole, and identifies possible solutions. Num Pages: 256 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1HFD; GTJ; HBJK; HBLW; JW. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 228 x 157 x 20. Weight in Grams: 390.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
University Press of America United States
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9780761834250
ISBN
9780761834250
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 56.42

Paperback. 158 p. 24 cm. Paperback. Fine clean copy. 3rd ed. Keywords: "Greenberg, Joseph Harold, , Greenberg, Joseph Harold , African languages. , Langues africaines. , Pamphlet"
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1969
Publisher
Center for Afro-Asian Research o
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0070732
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 87.75
€ 17.95

Paperback. Does two and two equal four? Ask someone and they should answer yes. An equation such as this seems the very definition of certainty, but is it? Helen Verran describes how she went from the conclusion that logic and maths are culturally relative, to a new understanding of all generalizing logic. Num Pages: 282 pages, 9 line drawings, 7 tables. BIC Classification: 1HFDN; JHM; PBB; PDA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 231 x 167 x 16. Weight in Grams: 400.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
282
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226853918
ISBN
9780226853918
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 38.50

Paperback. The remarkable story of the Lowndes County freedom struggle and its contribution to the larger civil rights movement Num Pages: 372 pages, 23 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1H; 1K; GTB; HBG; HBJK; HBLW; JPVH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 23. Weight in Grams: 506.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
New York University Press United States
Number of pages
372
Condition
New
SKU
V9780814743317
ISBN
9780814743317
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 27.99
€ 26.35

Paperback. Marmite, Bites and Noisy Nights (in Zambia) is another day-by-day account of an expedition made by Brian and his wife, Sandra, this time around the South Luangwa and Lower Zambezi national parks in, unsurprisingly, Zambia. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: 1HFMZ; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 128 x 21. Weight in Grams: 312.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Matador
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781783063307
ISBN
9781783063307
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.11

Paperback. *Subtitle: 'Revealing the truth behind extraterrestrial contact, military intelligence and the mysteries of ancient Egypt Num Pages: 464 pages, Section: 8, B&W. BIC Classification: 1HBE; HDD; VXQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 30. Weight in Grams: 324. Good clean copy with minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Sphere
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSS0006784
ISBN
9780751529968
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 4.64

Paperback. Offers an account of a journey from Cairo to Cape Town. Travelling across bush and desert, down rivers and across lakes, and through country after country, the author visits some of the most beautiful landscapes on earth, and some of the most dangerous. Num Pages: 512 pages. BIC Classification: 1H; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 130 x 34. Weight in Grams: 360.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Penguin
Condition
New
Edition
1st Penguin Edition
SKU
9780140281118
ISBN
9780140281118
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 10.87

Paperback. African media specialist Marie-Soleil Frere explores if and how the local media fulfilled their duties. Num Pages: 304 pages, black & white tables. BIC Classification: 1H; JFD; JPHF; JPV. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 234 x 158 x 24. Weight in Grams: 482.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Zed Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
288
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780320182
ISBN
9781780320182
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 31.23

Paperback. The book provides a revealing analysis of key areas of Egyptian political economy, such as labour, urbanization and the creation of slums, disability, refugees, street children, and agrarian livelihoods, reaching the impactful conclusion that marginalization does not mean total exclusion. Editor(s): Bush, Ray; Ayeb, Habib. Num Pages: 256 pages, black & white tables. BIC Classification: 1FB; 1HBE; JFFJ; JFSC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 217 x 140 x 14. Weight in Grams: 338.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Zed Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780320847
ISBN
9781780320847
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 31.23

Paperback. Based on a broader geographical scope than any previous study carried out on the subject, this is a landmark work on a subject of considerable controversy. Series: Africa Now. Num Pages: 304 pages, black & white tables, figures. BIC Classification: 1HFMW; GTB; KNAC; LNSH. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 232 x 157 x 17. Weight in Grams: 460.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Zed Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
272
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780321486
ISBN
9781780321486
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 28.11

Hardcover. An revealing account of how Africa's new oil boom could make or break the countries affected. Series: African Arguments. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1H; JP; KNBP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 206 x 136 x 20. Weight in Grams: 368.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Zed Books
Condition
New
SKU
V9781783601134
ISBN
9781783601134
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 75.84

Paperback. Saving Madagascar is an eyewitness account of First World conservationists' attempts to rescue the extraordinary biodiversity of Madagascar-and the environment of its people. Num Pages: 432 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1HSM; RNK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 138 x 41. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Zed Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
432
Condition
New
SKU
V9781783603176
ISBN
9781783603176
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.72

Hardcover. This book examines current debates around water, development and governance in context. Editor(s): Munck, Professor Ronaldo; Asingwire, Narathius; Fagan, Honor; Kabonesa, Consolata. Series: International Studies in Poverty Research. Num Pages: 272 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1HF; GTF; RNFD; TQSW. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 147 x 223 x 19. Weight in Grams: 444.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Zed Books
Condition
New
SKU
V9781783604937
ISBN
9781783604937
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 75.84

Hardcover. This collection of Richard Falk's writings provides unique insight into the momentous events of the Arab Spring, examining how the uprisings came to lose their way. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1FB; 1HB; JPWQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 138 x 138. .
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Zed Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
V9781783606702
ISBN
9781783606702
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 75.84

Paperback. This volume provides a critique from within Africa of the New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD). Editor(s): Adesina, Jimi O.; Graham, Yao; Olukoshi, Adebayo O. Series: Africa in the New Millennium. Num Pages: 304 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1H; GTF; KCM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 216 x 144 x 16. Weight in Grams: 378.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Zed Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
288
Condition
New
SKU
V9781842775950
ISBN
9781842775950
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 31.23

Paperback. An examination of Africa's experience of modernity which draws out its wider implications for social theory Editor(s): Macamo, Elisio Salvado. Series: Africa in the New Millennium. Num Pages: 256 pages, Tables Notes References Index. BIC Classification: 1H; GTB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 137 x 14. Weight in Grams: 326.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Zed Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
V9781842776179
ISBN
9781842776179
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 36.38

Paperback. Drawn from a CODESRIA conference on 'Intellectuals and Nationalism', the essays of this book look at different responses to the African predicament from prominent writers like Soyinka, Ngugi, and Achebe, the military men in power and the students who defy repression. Editor(s): Beckman, Bjorn; Adeoti, Gbemisola. Series: Africa in the New Millennium. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 1H; GTB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 135 x 135. Weight in Grams: 408.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Zed Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Condition
New
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
V9781842777657
ISBN
9781842777657
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 36.38

Hardcover. Analyses the causes, dynamics and politics underpinning oil-related violence in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria. This book examines the role of oil as a commodity of global strategic significance, addressing the relationship between oil, energy security and development in the Niger Delta. Editor(s): Obi, Cyril; Rustad, Siri Aas. Series: Africa Now. Num Pages: 272 pages, map. BIC Classification: 1HFDR; GTJ; KNBP. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 241 x 157 x 21. Weight in Grams: 544.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Zed Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
272
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848138087
ISBN
9781848138087
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 75.94