Africa View

INVENTORY #132990

Africa View

HUXLEY, Julian

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A scientist's impressions of the myriad activities of man, beast and insect in a dark continent of this ever-new globe. A book of pointed and fascinating enquiry by a skilled and open-minded observer. Topics include Kilimanjaro, tsetse flies, Tabora School, Indirect Rule, Nairobi, Kenya, Kikuyu markets, Uganda, educating Africans, African animals, missions, Empires, Belgian Congo, "racial chess", political issues, General Smuts, etc.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Harper and Brothers
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Date Published: 1931
  • Place Published: New York
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Good +
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: Yes
  • Jacket Condition: Good
  • Details:
    478 p. 25 cm. B&w illustrations. Brown cloth in mylar-covered dustjacket. Top edge black with a bit of a scratch. Jacket has chips and tears to edges, some scuffs to extremities, soiling to rear panel. Book itself has only a little shelf wear. Ink signature on front free endpaper. Some spotting to fore-edge and a little internal foxing.

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