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Contents: Rufaa ya kiko (L'Orch. Dar International) (5:15) -- Hasara ya moto (Afro 70) (4:13) -- Rose atieno (Kauma Boys Band) (4:32) -- Nasalaki nini (Super Mambo Jazz Band "69") (4:53) -- Denise (Maquis Du Zaire) (5:26) -- Anyanga (Victoria Jazz Band) (5:05) -- Nakupenda sana (Orchestre Conga Internationale) (4:40) -- Rudi nyumbani (L'Orch. Dar International) (6:39) -- Taabu ya awendo (The Golden Kings...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/AFRICAN ARM

Gurnah, Abdulrazak

Summary: The adventures of a 12-year-old African boy sold into slavery by his father to pay off a debt. The setting is East Africa, a place of trade caravans, tribal warfare and the beginnings of European colonization.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The New Press 1994

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GUR

Summary: Before entering a prestigious American university, Gabriel decides to travel the world for one year, his backpack full of dreams. After ten months on the road, he arrives in Kenya where he is joined by his girlfriend. But discovering Africa as a tourist is not enough for Gabriel. He decides to go deeper, leaving on his own for a journey across countries, new friendships and raw emotions.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Strand Releasing Home Entertainment 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN GAB

Alfieri, Annamaria

Summary: It s 1911, and young Vera McIntosh is in love and out of place. Pale and Scottish, a missionary s daughter, she no longer fits in with the Kikuyu with whom she grew up. But she is too African, too native to be welcomed by Kenya s ex-pat community. It s only in Justin Tolliver s arms that Vera feels truly at home. Tolliver, too, is neither fish nor fowl. True, he s the son of an English earl,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Felony & Mayhem Press 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ALF

Patterson, J. H. (John Henry)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lyons Press 1996

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 799.296 PAT

Shah, Anup

Summary: Color photographs of wild animals taken from hidden cameras on the ground in Serengeti National Park in Tanzania and the Maasai Mara Natural Reserve in Kenya to capture the animals in their natural environment without the presence of human beings influencing their behavior.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abrams 2012

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 779 SHA

Smith, Wilbur A.

Summary: On the eve of the World War I, ex-soldier turned professional hunter Leon Courtney is recruited by his uncle Penrod Ballantyne, commander of the British forces in East Africa, to gather information on one of his clients, Count Otto von Meerbach, and soon finds himself left alone to frustrate von Meerbach's plan to wipe out the British forces in Africa.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press 2009

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC SMI

Summary: Two lions on a man-eating rampage have shut down the construction of a railway in 1896 East Africa. The beasts hunt together, showing no fear of man or fire. What's more, they're killing for sport rather than for food--and they have an almost supernatural knack for knowing what traps await them. Big-game hunter Remington and construction engineer Patterson set out to stop these unstoppable...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount 1998

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD GHO

Jones, Rachel Pieh

Summary: "Somalia's Mother Teresa chose love over fear. Amid a volatile mix of disease, war, and religious fundamentalism in the Horn of Africa, what difference could one woman make? "I am nobody," she always insisted. Yet by the time she was killed for her work three decades later she had not only developed an effective cure for tuberculosis among nomadic peoples but also exposed a massacre,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Plough Publishing House 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 TONELLI, ANNALENA JON

Wheeler, Sara.

Summary: A portrait of explorer, soldier, and hunter Denys Finch Hatton documents the life of the aristocrat known for his love affairs with aviatrix Beryl Markham and author Isak Dinesen, in a biography set against the backdrop of colonial British East Africa.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2006

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 FINCH HATTON, DENYS WHE
Call number: 967 WHE

Englebert, Victor.

Summary: Wind, Sand, & Silence is an extraordinary photographic document by world traveler/photographer Victor Englebert. Over a period of twenty-six years - from 1965 to 1991 - Englebert lived and traveled with the nomads of Africa. While accompanying them on their journeys across the vast African terrain, or simply living with them in their camps, Englebert captured stunning images of their daily...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 1992

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 305.9 ENG

Gurnah, Abdulrazak

Summary: "From the winner of the 2021 Nobel Prize in Literature, a sweeping, multi-generational saga of displacement, loss, and love, set against the brutal colonization of east Africa. When he was just a boy, Ilyas was stolen from his parents on the coast of east Africa by German colonial troops. After years away, fighting against his own people, he returns home to find his parents gone and his sister,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2022

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC GUR

Ham, Anthony

Summary: Lonely Planet's East Africa is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Feel the pounding of hooves as wildebeest stampede across the plains of the Serengeti; get close to gorillas in Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda; and hike on the slopes of Mt Kilimanjaro. All with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lonely Planet Global 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 916 AFR

Mangalepa (Musical group)

Contents: Embakasi (Kalenga Nzaza Vivi) -- Maindusa (Inkangika Maindusa) -- Mimba (Kabila ka Banze Evany) -- Nyako konya (Badi Banga wa Thsilumba) -- Walter (Badi Banga wa Thsilumba) -- Malawi zikama (Kabila ka Banze Evany) -- Kanemo (Kalenga Nzazi Vivi).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: RetroAfric 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/AFRICAN MAN

Alfieri, Annamaria

Summary: "It's 1913, and Justin Tolliver is no longer a member of the colonial police in British East Africa. Instead, he has opted for life as an African farmer and a newly minted family-man. But once again, Vera and Justin are brought face to face with terrible injustice."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Felony & Mayhem Press 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ALF

Brandt, Nick

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abrams 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 779.32 BRA

Brandt, Nick

Summary: "Nick Brandt depicts the animals of East Africa with an intimacy and artistry unmatched by other photographers who choose wildlife as their subject. Whether the creatures here are in action or in quintessential still moments, the pictures in On This Earth go far beyond the documentary realm of wildlife photographs. They portray another world, one of drama and poignancy, where the very souls of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 2005

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 779.32 BRA

Ennanga Vision (Musical group)

Summary: "Reconstructed Royal Court music from the forgotten Kindoms of Uganda. Reconstructed electronic wedding music, fluorescent pink African Pop, Crunched 8-bit drum machines and a 3m long monster xylophone... some of the sounds of Ennanga Vision" -- back cover package.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/AFRICAN ENN

Lindbergh, Anne Morrow

Contents: The heron and the astronaut.--Immersion in life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt, Brace & World 1969

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 504 LIN

Berenson, Alex.

Summary: When four friends, working at a giant refugee camp in Kenya for Somalis, are hijacked by bandits, John Wells, brought in to find them, goes undercover in a country that isn't his usual playing field where he discovers that the truth behind the kidnappings is far more complex than he imagined.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BER

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BER

Berenson, Alex.

Summary: When four Americans are kidnapped, John Wells heads to East Africa to track the Somali bandits responsible--and to keep the U.S. out of an unnecessary war.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC BER

Sapolsky, Robert M.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 599.8 SAP

Dahl, Roald.

Summary: As a young man working in East Africa for the Shell Company, Roald Dahl recounts his adventures living in the jungle and later flying a fighter plane in World War II.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Puffin Books 1999

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC DAH

Smith, Wilbur A

Summary: With his headstrong daughter Saffron pursuing her education in London at Oxford, Leon Courtney navigates the politics of colonial Kenya.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SMI

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SMI

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Smith 2017

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