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  • My First Coup d'Etat : And Other True Stories from the Lost Decades of Africa
    John Mahama
    Paperback: 05/14/2013
     
    My First Coup d'Etat chronicles the coming-of-age of John Dramani Mahama in Ghana during the dismal post-...
  • The Rise and Fall of Ancient Egypt
    Toby Wilkinson
    Paperback: 01/08/2013
     
    In this landmark work, one of the world’s most renowned Egyptologists tells the epic story of this great ...
  • The Man Who Broke Into Auschwitz : A True Story of World War II
    Denis Avey, Rob Broomby
    Paperback: 08/28/2012
     
    The Man Who Broke into Auschwitz is the extraordinary story of a British soldier who marched willingly into ...
  • Bonobo Handshake : A Memoir of Love and Adventure in the Congo
    Vanessa Woods
    Paperback: 06/07/2011
     
    A young woman follows her fiancé to war-torn Congo to study extremely endangered bonobo apes - who teach ...
  • Strength in What Remains : A journey of remembrance and forgiveness
    Tracy Kidder
    Paperback: 05/04/2010
     
    Strength in What Remains is a wonderfully written, inspiring account of one man’s remarkable American ...
  • Airlift to America : How Barack Obama, Sr., John F. Kennedy, Tom Mboya, and 800 East African Students Changed Their World and Ours
    Tom Shachtman
    Hardcover: 09/15/2009
     
    This is the long-hidden saga of how a handful of Americans and Kenyans fought the British colonial government,...
  • Blood River : The Terrifying Journey Through the World's Most Dangerous Country
    Tim Butcher
    Paperback: 09/01/2009
     
    An utterly absorbing narrative that chronicles Tim Butcher’s forty-four-day journey along the Congo River...

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