Results for Nonfiction + In Time of War & The Effects of War, set in Africa

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  • Call Me American: A Memoir
    Abdi Nor Iftin
    Hardcover: 06/19/2018
     
    The incredible true story of a boy living in war-torn Somalia who escapes to America--first by way of the ...
  • The Girl Who Smiled Beads: A Story of War and What Comes After
    Clemantine Wamariya, Elizabeth Weil
    Hardcover: 04/24/2018
     
    A riveting story of dislocation, survival, and the power of stories to break or save us.
  • A Moonless, Starless Sky: Ordinary Women and Men Fighting Extremism in Africa
    Alexis Okeowo
    Hardcover: 10/03/2017
     
    In the tradition of Behind the Beautiful Forevers, this is a masterful, humane work of literary journalism by ...
  • The New Odyssey: The Story of the Twenty-First Century Refugee Crisis
    Patrick Kingsley
    Hardcover: 01/10/2017
     
    In the humane tradition of Katherine Boo's Behind the Beautiful Forevers comes a searing account of the ...
  • A Man of Good Hope
    Jonny Steinberg
    Paperback: 12/08/2015
     
    In January 1991, when civil war came to Mogadishu, two-thirds of the city's population fled. Among them ...
  • 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-...
  • 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 ...

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