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1 Cairo in the War: 1939-45 (Paperback)

by Artemis Cooper

Format: Paperback 384 pages
Published: 24/10/2013

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A history of the glamorous and military critical city of Cairo during the Second World War Read more

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2 The Last Train to Zona Verde: Overland from Cape Town to Angola (Paperback)

by Paul Theroux

Format: Paperback 368 pages
Published: 01/05/2014

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Heading north from Cape Town, through South Africa, Namibia, Botswana and Angola, the author makes a final journey along Africa's western edge. Read more

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3 Born Free: The Full Story (Paperback)

by Joy Adamson

Format: Paperback 432 pages
Published: 04/06/2010

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The fiftieth anniversary edition of the classic story of Elsa the lioness and the woman who cared for her. Read more

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4 Mandela: The Authorised Biography (Paperback)

by Anthony Sampson

Format: Paperback 704 pages
Published: 18/08/2011

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Widely considered to be the most important biography of Nelson Mandela, Antony Sampson's remarkable book has been updated with an afterword by... Read more

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5 Conversations With Myself (Paperback)

by Nelson Mandela

Format: Paperback 480 pages
Published: 06/05/2011

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Nelson Mandela's book Conversations With Myself is an unprecedented and official portrait of one of the great leaders of our time, with a... Read more

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6 A House in the Sky: A Memoir of a Kidnapping That Changed Everything (Paperback)

by Amanda Lindhout, Sara Corbett

Format: Paperback 384 pages
Published: 03/04/2014

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Presents the dramatic and redemptive memoir of a woman whose curiosity led her to the world's most beautiful and remote places, its most... Read more

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7 Explorers of the Nile: the Triumph and Tragedy of a Great Victorian Adventure (Paperback)

by Tim Jeal

Format: Paperback 528 pages
Published: 07/06/2012

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Between 1856 and 1876, five explorers, all British, took on the seemingly impossible task of discovering the source of the White Nile. This title... Read more

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8 Dark Star Safari: Overland from Cairo to Cape Town (Paperback)

by Paul Theroux

Format: Paperback 512 pages
Published: 07/08/2003

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Offers an account of a journey from Cairo to Cape Town. Travelling across bush and desert, down rivers and across lakes, and through country after... Read more

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9 A History of Ancient Egypt: From the First Farmers to the Great Pyramid (Paperback)

by John Romer

Format: Paperback 512 pages
Published: 28/03/2013

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Draws on a lifetime of research and thought to recreate the story of how a civilization which began with handfuls of semi-itinerant fishermen... Read more

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10 The State of Africa: A History of the Continent Since Independence (Paperback)

by Martin Meredith

Format: Paperback 784 pages
Published: 14/03/2013

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The revised and fully updated edition of the seminal, sweeping history of post-colonial Africa. Read more

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