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My First Coup d'Etat
: And Other True Stories from the Lost Decades of Africa
My First Coup d'Etat chronicles the coming-of-age of John Dramani Mahama in Ghana during the dismal post-...
Twenty Chickens for a Saddle
: The Story of an African Childhood
A glorious new voice on Africa, Robyn Scott's adventures growing up in Botswana in a loving but eccentric ...
Down the Nile
: Alone in a Fisherman's Skiff
In 1998 Rosemary Mahoney took a solo trip down the Nile in a seven-foot rowboat. This is the unforgettable ...
A Long Way Gone
: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier
The devastating story of war through the eyes of a child soldier. Beah tells how, at the age of twelve, he ...
An Ordinary Man
: An Autobiography
The riveting life story of hotel manager Paul Rusesabagina who, as his country was being torn apart by ...
Love in the Driest Season
: A Family Memoir
Against a background of war, terrorism, disease and unbearable uncertainty about the future, this story of how...
In The Footsteps of Mr Kurtz
: Living on the Brink of Disaster in Mobutu's Congo
"Provocative, touching, and sensitively written ... an eloquent, brilliantly researched account and a ...
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