Africa
epub |eng | 2018-07-30 | Author:Peter Borchert

The caves at Sterkfontein (1) are the centrepiece of some 15 fossil sites that fall within the Cradle of Humankind, a World Heritage Site near Johannesburg. The caves, consisting of ...
( Category: Africa August 20,2018 )
epub |eng | 2014-08-20 | Author:Ziauddin Sardar

I left the Roman land apace, A candle I became that melted. Blessed be God that I could there bow my head, Lord Apostle, how fair were the ways of ...
( Category: Islam August 11,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Anthony Sattin

12 Juset ben Abdallah ‘To have accomplished so great a journey across so vast and unexplored a region without a companion to support him was one of the great achievements ...
( Category: World August 11,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-08-10 | Author:Martin Gilbert [Gilbert, Martin]

13 TOWARDS LIBERATION, AND AN UNCERTAIN FUTURE ‘Underpressure of a new nationalism’ In November 1942, as German troops were driven out of Egypt, an Anglo–American force landed in North Africa ...
( Category: World August 11,2018 )
epub | | 2011-01-27 | Author:Adrian D. Gilbert

As well as altruism, a love of adventure was a powerful motivating force. Another American, Edward Morlae, summed up the prevailing mood when he wrote, ‘Some of us who volunteered ...
( Category: Europe August 11,2018 )
epub |eng | 2015-01-25 | Author:Jennifer E. Sessions [Sessions, Jennifer E.]

The addition of “war” may seem incongruous in this otherwise passionate condemnation of colonial violence, but the author’s ardent Bonapartism, conjoined with a Romantic conception of war as “ the ...
( Category: Africa August 11,2018 )
epub |eng | 1997-08-10 | Author:Sam Mbah

4 The Development of Socialism in Africa We touched briefly on the atypical development of classes in a few societies in pre-colonial Africa. However, after European contact, class formation accelerated. ...
( Category: Politics & Government August 11,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Ghazal, Amal N.

Reforming the Imamate Two years after the publication of that article, al-Bahln sent a long letter to Imam in Oman. Not only did its content attest to the ongoing intellectual ...
( Category: Africa August 10,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-07-21 | Author:Mike Roberts [Mike Roberts]

Battle of Numistro 210. The army surveyors laid out the plan of the camp, a routine followed virtually every day, with flags and upright spears driven into the earth to ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations August 9,2018 )
epub |eng | 2012-05-18 | Author:Ivan Smith

8 The jungle road out of Lisala had been driven over and cleared many times, and at regular intervals the moist air mixed with the stench of rotting corpses. The ...
( Category: Africa August 9,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-07-21 | Author:Martin Meredith

When Houphouët-Boigny’s rule was challenged in February 1990 by strikes and demonstrations in protest against austerity measures, he instinctively reacted with repression. Police were used to break up meetings and ...
( Category: Africa August 8,2018 )
epub |eng | 2015-07-28 | Author:Christopher Othen

At 4 that morning, Indian troops had occupied the Radio Katanga studios. Gurkhas took the post office. Roadblocks went up around the city. Swedish soldiers surrounded Munongo’s home. Irish troops ...
( Category: Africa August 7,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-06-02 | Author:Brabazon, James [Brabazon, James]

It seemed I was finally getting a name for my work in West Africa. Back in London, I received an unexpected call. ‘Ah, yes, hello. Is that James?’ It was ...
( Category: Africa August 3,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Derrick Bell [Bell, Derrick]

*Following his break with Elijah Muhammad, head of the Black Muslims, Malcolm X launched the Organization of Afro-American Unity (patterned after the Organization of African Unity). He said its basic ...
( Category: Africa August 2,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-12-12 | Author:Anthony Tucker-Jones [Tucker-Jones, Anthony]

German troops in North Africa hitch a ride on an Sd Kfz 251/7. This half-track was used as a prime mover for artillery, flak and antitank guns and was one ...
( Category: Military July 31,2018 )

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