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Thomas Jefferson: Lawyer, Architect, Planter, Statesman, Father of Liberty
4.3 out of 5 stars with 294 reviews
Thomas Jefferson grew up on his father's ranch in Western Virginia. He came from a family that owned slaves, was wealthy, and had a rich history in agriculture. His paternal links were equally wealthier, with his mother coming from a line of one of ...
Mandela: His Life and Legacy for South Africa and the World
4.8 out of 5 stars with 177 reviews
Nelson Mandela is known worldwide as a great moral and political leader, the first democratically elected South African president, the recipient of a Nobel Peace Prize, and a beacon of interracial goodwill. In Mandela, former foreign correspondent Bo...
My Race: A Jewish Girl Growing Up Under Apartheid in South Africa
4.7 out of 5 stars with 96 reviews
My Race is the memoir of a gifted Jewish athlete growing up under the apartheid system of South Africa.
As both an outsider excluded from the conservative Christian mainstream and an insider who reaped many of the benefits of a society founded on w...
Gaddafi's Harem: The Story of a Young Woman and the Abuses of Power in Libya
4.6 out of 5 stars with 217 reviews
Soraya was just 15, a schoolgirl in the coastal town of Sirte, when she was given the honor of presenting a bouquet of flowers to Colonel Gaddafi, the "Guide", on a visit he was making to her school the following week. This one meeting, a presentatio...
Labyrinth of Kingdoms: 10,000 Miles Through Islamic Africa
4.2 out of 5 stars with 248 reviews
A true story that rivals the travels of Burton or Stanley for excitement, and surpasses them in scientific achievements.
In 1849 Heinrich Barth joined a small British expedition into unexplored regions of Islamic North and Central Africa. One by on...
4.5 out of 5 stars with 78 reviews
A San Francisco Chronicle Best Book of the YearAn O, The Oprah Magazine #1 Terrific ReadIn an age of bolters - women who broke the rules and fled their marriages - Idina Sackville was the most celebrated of them all. Her relentless affairs, wild sex ...
Stolen Girls: Survivors of Boko Haram Tell Their Story
By HighBridge, a Division of Recorded Books
4.1 out of 5 stars with 225 reviews
One night in April 2014, members of the terrorist organization Boko Haram raided the small town of Chibok in northeast Nigeria and abducted 276 young girls from the local boarding school. The event caused massive, international outrage. Using the has...
La sonrisa de Mandela [Mandela's Smile]
By Penguin Random House Grupo Editorial
4.4 out of 5 stars with 72 reviews
Un retrato íntimo del hombre que inspiró al mundo, Nelson Mandela, por el autor del libro en el que se basó la película Invictus. Entre el 11 de febrero de 1990 y el 10 de mayo de 1994, Nelson Mandela pasó de ser el prisionero político más fa...
Mandela: His Essential Life
By Rowman & Littlefield International
4.3 out of 5 stars with 292 reviews
Nelson Mandela is known the world over. The essential story of his remarkable life is not.
Peter Hain chronicles a life and legacy of courage, sacrifice, values, and leadership in an insightful and accessible biography. Everyone should know Mandela...
American Warlord: A True Story
4.8 out of 5 stars with 266 reviews
A gripping work of reportage that, for the first time, tells the story of "Chucky" Taylor, a young American who lost his soul in Liberia, the country where his African father was a ruthless warlord and dictator. Chucky Taylor was in many ways an aver...
Sufferings in Africa: Captain Riley's Narrative
sku: ZP2879, ean: 9780786196289, isbn: 0786196289,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
In this classic true adventure story, a young American sea captain named James Riley, shipwrecked off the western coast of North Africa in 1815, is captured by a band of nomadic Arabs and sold into slavery. Thus begins an epic adventure of survival a...
Scribbling the Cat: Travels with an African Soldier
4.2 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews
When Alexandra ("Bo") Fuller was home in Zambia a few years ago, visiting her parents for Christmas, she asked her father about a nearby banana farmer who was known for being a "tough bugger". Her father's response was a warning to steer clear of hi...
Emma's War: A True Story
By Blackstone Audiobooks, Inc.
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ean: 9781433212956, isbn: 1433212951,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 19 reviews
The adventurous young British relief worker Emma McCune came to Sudan determined to make a difference. She became a near legend in the country, but her marriage to a rebel warlord spelled disastrous consequences for her ideals....
Dreams in a Time of War: A Childhood Memoir
4.9 out of 5 stars with 29 reviews
Earphones Award Winner (AudioFile Magazine)
Of Kenya's largest ethnic group, the Kikuyu, Ngugi wa Thiongo was born in 1938 in the backlands of his country (Kiambu district) to a father whose four wives bore him two dozen or so children. Ngugi was ...
Shining: The Story of a Lucky Man
4.0 out of 5 stars with 280 reviews
A remarkably warm-hearted, uplifting and inspiring story of one boy's survival against the odds.
Abdi's world fell apart when he was only 15 and Somalia's vicious civil war hit Mogadishu. Unable to find his family and effectively an orphan, he f...
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