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Inside Africa (2 Vol. Set)

  • 992 Pages
  • 2.77 MB
  • English

Interior design, Residential buildings, domestic buildings, International Architecture - African, Architecture, Photo Essays, Africa, Interior Design - Style
ContributionsAngelika Taschen (Editor), Deidi Von Schaewen (Photographer)
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9420044M
ISBN 103822857718
ISBN 139783822857717

There is only so much justice nine-hundred pages can do, but it certainly beats Inside Asia, which while not a bad book certainly feels lightweight considering the subject.

John Gunther actually circumnavigated the entire continent of Africa in order to pursue research for this, and once again his timing is uncanny/5. The book is a great and an easy read except for the first several chapters, but then it becomes one of those books that are difficult to put down.

Only wish I knew how Africans and even African-Americans today might look at his comments written as Africa was about to /5(9).

Each week, Inside Africa highlights the true diversity of the continent as seen through the prism of different cultures and religions and the mediums of art, music, travel and literature.

Get this from a library. Inside Africa. [John Gunther] -- In preparation for this book, the author trave miles visiting different African localities and interviewing more than people.

He explores Africa's history, and examines the future. John Gunther (Aug – ) was an American journalist and author.

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His success came primarily by a series of popular sociopolitical works, known as the "Inside" books (–), including the best-selling Inside U.S.A. in However, he is now best known for his memoir Death Be Inside Africa book Proud, on the death of his beloved teenage son, Johnny Gunther, from a brain tumor.

“The darkest thing about Africa has always been our ignorance of it” George H. Kimble, from the book Inside Africa. Established inInside African Art is the Online Home of Original African Paintings.

Into Africa by Martin Dugard is a fantastic historical account of the exploration of this largely uncharted continent in the mid s.

Dugard compels the reader to consider the many riveting accounts of bravery, persistence and mans indomitable spirit exemplified by Dr. David Livingstone and Henry Morton Stanley/5. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Inside Africa by John Gunther; 3 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Description and travel, Travel; Places: Africa.

He urges that we not let Africa go by default. An immensely readable book, with enough of human interest in the superb pen portraits of the leading figures, and enough of personal experience to prevent it from being a cold compendium of facts.

This should provide anyone interested with a better than adequate groundwork. Driven by the huge success of blockbuster comic franchises, comic conventions have become popular worldwide. Johannesburg hosted the first ever Comic Con Africa in.

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Remains particularly and surpri Edition First Edition Item Price $. National Book Foundation > Books > Inside Africa. Inside Africa Finalist, National Book Awards for Nonfiction. ISBN Harper & Brothers. John Gunther. More about this. Now $55 (Was $̶9̶3̶) on Tripadvisor: Inside Afrika Boutique Hotel, Kigali.

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''The Africans'' invites comparison with John Gunther's ''Inside Africa,'' published 30 years ago, when the countries covered in Mr. Lamb's travels were largely under colonial rule. Out of Africa is a memoir by the Danish author Karen book, first published inrecounts events of the seventeen years when Blixen made her home in Kenya, then called British East book is a lyrical meditation on Blixen's life on her coffee plantation, as well as a tribute to some of the people who touched her life : Karen Blixen.

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Uploaded by Christine Wagner on October 6, SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Terms of Pages: Perhaps Mr. Gunther s best book, this again astounds us with his immense capacity to absorb vast areas of information and his ability to organize this material into integrated form.

In exploring Africa's checkered history, the roles played by foreign powers, the rebellions, there is the vitality of turbulent life in a land that is only newly important to the stream of world history.

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My library. A brief look at everyday life inside Nairobi's Kibera slum. With a population estimated at anywhere between one and two million people, Kibera is Africa's largest slum.

People here live in tiny. Her student must negotiate the view such book covers present, their pre-existing views of Africa, and then what is inside the covers. “Much of the semester is spent re-negotiating their. With this book, the author offers a personal look at some of the landmark policies, people, and institutions that have shaped Africa’s post-independence history—and will continue to shape its future.

It is a true inside account—told from a very personal perspective—of the evolution of African development over the last five decades.

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