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  • DECISION IN AFRICA: Sources of Current Conflict. by Hunton, W. Alphaeus. Foreword by W.E.B. Du Bois.
    Hunton, W. Alphaeus. Foreword by W.E.B. Du Bois.
    DECISION IN AFRICA: Sources of Current Conflict.

    Edition: First edition.

    New York: International Books, (1957). Hardcover first edition - A study of the way in which the economic riches of Africa -including the labor of their people - have been exploited by Western countries - whether it is oil, uranium mines in South Africa, copper mines in Rhodesia or black workers in the city. With a foreword by W.E.B. Du Bois. Tables & maps. N.Y., References, index. 255 pp. Errata paper tipped onto front endpaper.

    Condition: Very good in orange boards (some wear to the edges, a few penciled brackets), no dust jacket.

    Book ID: 58483
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  • BONELIGHT: Ruin and Grace in the New Southwest. by Sojourner, Mary.
    Sojourner, Mary.
    BONELIGHT: Ruin and Grace in the New Southwest.

    Edition: First printing.

    Reno & Las Vegas: University of Nevada Press, (2002) dj. Hardcover first edition - A collection of essays which depict the author's Southwestern journey from "greenhorn to old-timer, from tourist to committed defender of the land and the human communities that share it. She writes of exploring the deserts, forests, canyons, mountains, and river rapids of the Southwest, and of her passionate love for this austere and ravishing landscape; of family, friends, and lovers, a woman's wary passage into middle age, the discovery of peace and balance in the execution of mundane chores and in the close observation of natural surroundings; of the ways that development is destroying the Southwest's fragile beauty, and of the greed and spiritual emptiness…

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    Reno & Las Vegas: University of Nevada Press, (2002) dj. Hardcover first edition - A collection of essays which depict the author's Southwestern journey from "greenhorn to old-timer, from tourist to committed defender of the land and the human communities that share it. She writes of exploring the deserts, forests, canyons, mountains, and river rapids of the Southwest, and of her passionate love for this austere and ravishing landscape; of family, friends, and lovers, a woman's wary passage into middle age, the discovery of peace and balance in the execution of mundane chores and in the close observation of natural surroundings; of the ways that development is destroying the Southwest's fragile beauty, and of the greed and spiritual emptiness that motivate much of this development." A title in the Environmental Arts and Humanities Series. 168 pp. ISBN: 0-874175100.

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    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 72460
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