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Ethiopia - Culture Smart!: The Essential Guide to Customs & Culture Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781787022645
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Published: Kuperard - March 4th, 2021

Set in Africa, but not wholly African, Ethiopia exists simultaneously in different time periods. Culture Smart! Ethiopia unpacks the values, attitudes, and traditions of this culturally rich nation. Etiquette in daily life, socializing, and communicating are all helpfully described, and advice is given to on how make the most of a visit.


Uganda - Culture Smart!: The Essential Guide to Customs & Culture Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781787028562
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Published: Kuperard - March 4th, 2021

There is a good reason why Uganda is called “the Pearl of Africa.” Beyond the ideal climate, abundant wildlife, and spectacular natural beauty, the friendly and good-humored Ugandan people make this country different. Drawn from more than twenty tribes, they represent a tapestry of traditions, ethnicities, and cultures.


Finding Soul, from Silicon Valley to Africa: A Travel Memoir and Personal Journey Through Twenty Countries in Africa Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781631952722
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Published: Morgan James Publishing - November 10th, 2020

Finding Soul, From Silicon Valley to Africa is a travel memoir, spiritual journey, and self-help book all in one.

In 2017, Kurt Davis traveled to Africa and volunteered at many business accelerators and humanitarian non-profits.


Birds of East Africa: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi Second Edition (Princeton Field Guides) Cover Image
$39.50
ISBN: 9780691158259
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Published: Princeton University Press - December 8th, 2020

A fully revised and updated new edition of the award-winning, bestselling field guide to East African birds


Botswana - Culture Smart!: The Essential Guide to Customs & Culture Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781787022560
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Published: Kuperard - March 4th, 2021

Botswana is a country of contrasts. Culturally, the people are overwhelmingly Bantu, but with more than twenty different ethnic groups and over thirty languages spoken, the society is by no means homogeneous. Culture Smart! Botswana introduces you to the lives of the people.


Bhutan - Culture Smart!: The Essential Guide to Customs & Culture Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781787022522
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Published: Kuperard - March 4th, 2021

Often called the “Land of the Thunder Dragon,” Bhutan was secluded for much of its history, its towering mountains and lush green valleys virtually unvisited, evoking a sense of mystery and wonder. Culture Smart! Bhutan will give you a deeper insight into the country’s history, values, customs, and age-old traditions.


Ghana - Culture Smart!: The Essential Guide to Customs & Culture Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781787022720
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Published: Kuperard - March 4th, 2021

Ghana is among the friendliest and safest countries in Africa. Visitors are warmly welcomed but are expected to be sympathetic to local customs and beliefs, and to follow certain codes of conduct. Culture Smart!


Madagascar Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781784776657
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Published: Bradt Travel Guides - November 15th, 2020

A new, thoroughly updated 13th edition of Bradt's Madagascar, the leading and most comprehensive guide to this unique island nation, written by Hilary Bradt, who first visited in 1976 and has returned roughly 35 times, and Daniel Austin, who has visited more than 15 times and continues to travel there annually.


Notes from Africa: A Musical Journey with Youssou n'Dour Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781789650471
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Published: Unbound - February 9th, 2021

Notes from Africa traces the rise of popular music on the continent - beginning in the 1980s when the term 'world music' was coined as a marketing label and African musicians, notably Youssou N'Dour and his contemporaries, began to appear on the international stage. This book explains the musical styles that developed from the 1960s, when many African countries gained their independence.


On Foot in the African Bush: Adventures of Safari Guides Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781849954594
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Published: Whittles - March 7th, 2021

Safari guide Jeff Williams has brought together a treasure-trove of stories of dramatic events that occurred whilst guides were leading parties through the bush on foot. Often these were recounted during evenings sitting around a campfire with friends and guide colleagues, swapping yarns and sharing their experiences.


All the Roads Are Open: The Afghan Journey (The Seagull Library of German Literature) Cover Image
$12.50
ISBN: 9780857428226
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Published: Seagull Books - March 15th, 2021

In June 1939 Annemarie Schwarzenbach and fellow writer Ella Maillart set out from Geneva in a Ford, heading for Afghanistan.


Africa Memoir: 50 Years, 54 Countries, One American Life Cover Image
$21.95
ISBN: 9781948598408
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Published: Open Books Publishing (UK) - December 17th, 2020

Visit all 54 African countries with an adventurous American guide who has spent over half a century on the continent. Volume III. covers Seychelles - Zimbabwe.

Africa Memoir tells the incredible lifetime story of Mark G. Wentling, a boy from Kansas who grew up to travel, work, and visit all 54 African countries.


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