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South Africa has the worst AIDS epidemic in the world. In this one mining community in South Africa, AIDS will kill six out of ten young women and four out of ten young men. This work highlights the barriers and constraints to controlling this national crisis.
This work provides an account of the West Indian soldiers in World War I. It focuses on the processes and politics surrounding the participation of Blacks in the war, and reveals the daily problems of Army life for West Indian recruits.
Understanding colonial ideologies is central to understanding development across Africa.
This study of transnational trade between Central Africa and Europe focuses on the lives of individual traders from Kinshasa and Brazzaville, who operate across national frontiers and often outside state laws, and whose trading activities are unmeasured and unrecorded.
This text chronicles the origins and evolution of the history of Namibia's organized labour movement. It shows how, despite structural, colonial and nationalist movement adversity, trade unions did eventually emerge in Namibia, only to be largely demobilized after independence.
Basil Davidson is the most effective popularizer of African history and archaeology outside Africa and certainly the best trusted in Africa itself. - Roland Oliver in THE NEW YORK REVIEW OF BOOKS