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Looking For Dilmun, Bibby, Geoffrey
1 Bibby, Geoffrey Looking For Dilmun
New York Alfred A Knopf 1969 1st Edition Hardbound 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Black & white illustrations. 383 pages The author has discovered an ancient society older than Sumer located along the Persian Gulf in the maritime highway between Mesopotamia and India. This is the kingdom known to the Sumerians and Babylonians as Dilmun, the legendary land of immortality referred to in Assyrian records and the Gilgamesh Epic. ID243978 
Price: 27.50 AUD
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Children of the Resistance. Statements from the Harare Conference on Children, Repression and the Law in Apartheid South Africa, Brittain, Victoria & Minty, Abdul S. [Editors]
2 Brittain, Victoria & Minty, Abdul S. [Editors] Children of the Resistance. Statements from the Harare Conference on Children, Repression and the Law in Apartheid South Africa
London Kliptown Books 1988 0904759873 / 9780904759877 1st Edition Softcover 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. 146 pages The editors have brought together some of the testimony of the children and other participants and set it in the context of the situation of children under apartheid. ID268358 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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3 David, A. Rosalie The Ancient Egyptians Religious Beliefs and Practices
London Book Club Associates 1982 Book Club Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Black & white illustrations/plates. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 260 pages ID199378 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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The Strong Brown God - The Story of the Niger River, de Gramont, Sanche
4 de Gramont, Sanche The Strong Brown God - The Story of the Niger River
London Hart-Davis, MacGibbon 1975 0246107596 / 9780246107596 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with black and white plates and maps 350 pages ID232321 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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White Tribe Dreaming. Apartheid's Bitter Roots as Witnessed by Eight Generations of an Afrikaner Family, De Villiers, Maro
5 De Villiers, Maro White Tribe Dreaming. Apartheid's Bitter Roots as Witnessed by Eight Generations of an Afrikaner Family
New York Viking 1988 0670817945 / 9780670817948 1st US Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 420 pages ID261206 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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6 Foster, Paul White to Move? A Portrait of East Africa Today
London Eyre & Spottiswoode 1961 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good+ in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. A little rubbing and light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Gift inscription to front free endpaper (flyleaf). 199 pages ID253174 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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7 Kaunda, Kenneth David Kaunda on Violence
London Collier Books 1980 0002161435 / 9780002161435 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in plastic sleeve. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 184 pages Edited and with an Introduction by Colin M. Morris. ID244179 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Bullion Johannesburg. Men, Mines and the Challenge of Conflict, Lang, John
8 Lang, John Bullion Johannesburg. Men, Mines and the Challenge of Conflict
Johannesburg Jonathan Ball Publishers 1986 0868501301 / 9780868501307 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 509 pages The book is named after the telegraphic address of the Chamber of Mines and tells the story of the Chamber from its foundation in 1886 through to the centenary in 1986. ID265907 
Price: 28.00 AUD
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9 Laurence, John C. Race Propaganda & South Africa
Hertfordshire Garden City Press 1979 057502691X / 9780575026919 Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. DJ faded on Spine. 215 pages The manipulation of Western opinion and policies by the forces of White Supremacy. ID247523 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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South Africa No Easy Path To Peace, Leach, Graham
10 Leach, Graham South Africa No Easy Path To Peace
London Routledge & Kegan Paul 1986 0710208480 / 9780710208484 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. B/w maps & photographs. 266 pages ID287733 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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11 Manning, Olivia The Remarkable Expedition: The Story of Stanley's Rescue of Emin Pasha from Equatorial Africa
London Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1985 0297785664 / 9780297785668 Reprint Trade Paperback 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. xii, 275 pages ID241835 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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The Gold Fields Revisited being further glimpses of the gold fields of South Africa, Mathers, Edward P.
12 Mathers, Edward P. The Gold Fields Revisited being further glimpses of the gold fields of South Africa
Pretoria The State Library 1970 Facsimile Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good+ condition. No dustjacket. Grey cloth boards with blue cloth spine and black title etc to face & spine. Fold-out black & white maps. State Library Reprints No 53. 352 pages Originally published in 1887. ID265903 
Price: 50.00 AUD
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13 Minter, William King Solomon's Mines Revisited: Western Interests and the Burdened History of Southern Africa
New York Basic Books 1986 0465037232 / 9780465037230 Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Edgewear with cut to mid Spine largely invisible under protective cover. xiii, 401pages ID249958 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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More Lasting Than Bronze: The Story of the 1820 Settlers National Monument, Neville, Thelma
14 Neville, Thelma More Lasting Than Bronze: The Story of the 1820 Settlers National Monument
Pietermaritzburg The Natal Witness Printing and Publishing Company n.d. circ mid 1980s 0620161140 / 9780620161145 Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm].. Near fine condition in pictorial laminated boards. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings by Tony Grogan. Excellent condition. Inscribed & signed by the author. 111 pages The story of the monument and the Grahamstown national Festival of the Arts. ID239010 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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15 Olivier, N.J.J. Professor Apartheid - A Slogan or a Solution?
South Africa South African Bureau of Racial Affairs 1954 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - but with some red ink annotations. Staple bound. 12 pages ID278197 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Liberalism in South Africa 1948-1963 [Inscribed by Author], Robertson, Janet
16 Robertson, Janet Liberalism in South Africa 1948-1963 [Inscribed by Author]
Oxford Clarendon Press 1971 0198216661 / 9780198216667 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Inscribed & signed by the author on title page. viii, 252 pages Describes and explains the development and failure of the liberal idea of equal rights in South Africa. ID259084 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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