African History Bookcase
- African Fiction Books (1)
- African Religion Books (3)
- Apartheid Books (2)
- Biographical Books (6)
- Egyptology Books and DVDs (3)
- Exploration of Africa Books (8)
- Human Origins Books (1)
- Independence Books (2)
- Rock Art Books (1)
- Rwandan Genocide Books (1)
- Slavery of Africans Books (1)
- South Africa Books (4)
- World War I Books (1)
- World War II Books and DVDs (3)
Before You Buy African History Books
Essential points to help you select a book on African history.
What African History Books Have Impressed You?
A chance to submit your Africa History book reviews.
Book Review: Writing African History
Book Review of Writing African History edited by John Edward Philips
Book Review: African History - A Very Short Introduction
If you want to discover whether the study of African history is for you, look no further than this excellent little book by Oxford University Press. One of the large range (this is number 160) of Very Short Introduction books in the series, Parker and Rathbone's description of African history is illuminating and though-provoking.
Book Review -- Wars of Imperial Conquest in Africa
Vandervort's book on Wars of Imperial Conquest 1830-1914 is an excellent review of the subject with a few important insights. A recommended read for all African and military historians. See the full review...
Top 9 Africa Books for Young Learners
This range of reference books published by Dorling Kindersley provides an excellent Africa resource for young learners.
Africa's 100 Best Books of the 20th Century
At the beginning of the new millennium the world renowned African academic Professor Ali Mazrui announced a project to compile a list of 'Africa's 100 best books of the 20th Century'.
Best Books on Aid for Africa
There are a number of excellent books about the state of aid delivery to Africa. Let this best books list help you sort the wheat from the chaff.
African History Books
What African history books have you been reading? Were they interesting, useful, enlightening? Share your experience of African history books with us, and tell us why it made an impact on you. Was it a class text? A biography? A history? Or was it an investigation of a particular conflict, an appraisal of the state of international aid to...