Books by Publisher: James Currey

    Fighting for Britain

    By David Killingray

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    The first major study of the experiences of the hundreds of thousands of African soldiers who served with the British army during the Second World War.

    Slaves of Fortune: Sudanese Soldiers and the River War, 1896-1898

    By Ronald M. Lamothe

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    Exposes the 'blind spot' in popular and academic histories about the role of African soldiers in the creation of Britain's empire, through a re-telling of one of the best known episodes in British imperial military history.

    Ethiopia

    By John Markakis

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    An historical overview of Ethiopia's transformation from a multicultural empire into a modern nation state.

    Obasanjo, Nigeria and the World

    By John Iliffe

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    This first full account of Obasanjo's life from 1937 to 2010 combines an analysis of an exceptionally vital and complicated man with a history of an exceptionally vital and complicated country.

    Zimbabwe\'s Land Reform: Myths and Realities

    By et al.

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    Challenges the commonly held myths about Zimbabwe's land reform.

    Bulawayo Burning: The Social History of a Southern African City, 1893-1960

    By Terance O. Ranger

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    A unique and stylish contribution to the social history of African cities and Zimbabwean cultural life.

    Peace versus Justice?

    By Suren Pillay

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    Offers fresh insights on the so-called 'justice versus peace' dilemma, examining the challenges and prospects for promoting both peace and accountability, specifically in African countries affected by conflict or political violence.

    Seductions of Community

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    The concept of 'community' is ubiquitous in the way we talk and think about life. This book aspires to understand the ways 'community' is deployed and the work it performs in different contexts. It compares the many cases where we use 'community' generically with instances in which the notion of...

    Emancipation without Abolition in German East Africa c.1884-1914

    By Jan-Georg Deutsch

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    Examines the complex history of slavery in East Africa, focusing on the area that came under German colonial rule. Divided into three parts, this book highlights the role played by the slaves in the process of emancipation. It is useful to historians of East Africa, and also contributes to the...

    Makers and Breakers

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    Presents a range of views on the lives of young people around Africa.

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