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    Africa

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    Africa

    Sammis, Fran.

    Text and maps introduce information about the climate, regions, people, cultures, animals, plants, resources, politics, and religions of Africa.

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    Africa

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    Africa

    Murray, Jocelyn, 1929-

    Describes the history of Africa and examines the tribes and cultures of its countries.

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    Africa

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    Africa

    Ayo, Yvonne.

    Introduces the people, beliefs, customs, and crafts of the African continent.

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    African food and drink

    960
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    African food and drink

    Gibrill, Martin.

    Describes the food and beverages of Africa in relation to its history, geography, and culture. Also includes recipes and information about regional specialties and festive foods.

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    African religion

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    African religion

    Lugira, Aloysius Muzzanganda.

    Provides a history of African Religion and its basic beliefs, discussing oral tradition, ideas of the Supreme Being, rites and rituals, sacred spaces and places, and mystical forces.

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    At her majesty's request

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    At her majesty's request : an African princess in Victorian England

    Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-

    Biography of the African princess saved from execution and taken to England where Queen Victoria oversaw her upbringing and where she lived for a time before marrying an African missionary.

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    Atlas of Africa

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    Atlas of Africa

    Campbell, Rusty.

    This book includes maps, pictures, flags, information panels, and country close-ups of Africa.

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    The basilisk's lair

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    The basilisk's lair

    La Fevers, R. L. (Robin L.)

    The continuing adventures of beastologist-in-training, Nathaniel Fludd, as he accompanies his intrepid Aunt Phil on a dangerous mission across West Africa to find a deadly basilisk that is missing and begins to find clues relating to the mysterious disappearance of his parents.

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    Bound for America

    382
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    Bound for America : the forced migration of Africans to the New World

    Haskins, James, 1941-

    Discusses the European enslavement of Africans, including their capture, branding, conditions on slave ships, shipboard mutinies, and arrival in the Americas.

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    Causes and consequences of independence in Africa

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    Causes and consequences of independence in Africa

    Shillington, Kevin.

    Examines the beginning of the independence movement in Africa and the results once freedom was achieved.

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    Chasing cheetahs

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    Chasing cheetahs : the race to save Africa's fastest cats

    Montgomery, Sy.

    Describes the cheetah's essential role in the ecosystem and the ways in which Namibia's Cheetah Conservation Fund is promoting cohabitation between cheetahs and farmers.

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    Danger down the Nile

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    Danger down the Nile

    Patterson, James, 1947-, author.

    "Twelve-year-old twins Bickford and Rebecca Kidd and their two older siblings travel to Africa to track down priceless artifacts that will keep the family's treasure hunting business afloat long enough to rescue their kidnapped mother--and possibly find their missing father"-- Provided by publisher.

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    Diamonds in the shadow

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    Diamonds in the shadow

    Cooney, Caroline B.

    The Finches, a Connecticut family, sponsor an African refugee family of four, all of whom have been scarred by the horrors of civil war, and who inadvertently put their benefactors in harm's way.

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    Discover South Africa

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    Discover South Africa

    Ward, Chris, 1973-

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    The elephant whisperer

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    The elephant whisperer : my life with the herd in the African wild

    Anthony, Lawrence.

    The author provides an account of his experiences after he agreed to take a herd of "rogue" wild animals into his game reserve in South Africa that were otherwise going to be exterminated.

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    Freedom over me

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    Freedom over me : eleven slaves, their lives and dreams brought to life

    Bryan, Ashley, author, illustrator.

    "Using original slave auction and plantation estate documents, contrasts the monetary value of a slave with the priceless value of life experiences and dreams that a slave owner could never take away"-- Provided by publisher.

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    The Leakeys

    921
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    The Leakeys : uncovering the origins of humankind

    Poynter, Margaret.

    Profiles the lives of Louis and Mary Leakey and their dedication to the study of human evolution.

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    Listening for lions

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    Listening for lions

    Whelan, Gloria.

    Left an orphan after the influenza epidemic in British East Africa in 1918, thirteen-year-old Rachel is tricked into assuming a deceased neighbor's identity to travel to England, where her only dream is to return to Africa and rebuild her parents' mission hospital.

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    Memories of sun

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    Memories of sun : stories of Africa and America

    A collection of short stories and poems by authors from both continents about life in various African countries and some of the experiences and impressions of Americans in Africa and of Africans in America.

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    The Mzungu boy

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    The Mzungu boy

    Mwangi, Meja.

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