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Publications & monographs

The Centre occasionally publishes books or collections of seminar papers arising out of Cambridge scholars' work.  The titles are available free for download below.

The Centre has carried out a due dilligence project, whereby every effort has been made to contact the authors of these works, or their next-of-kin, prior to digitizing them. However, should you have any comments or queries regarding the publications below, please contact the .

An Annotaded Bibliography of the Climate of Sudan

By M Hulme, Cambridge African Occasional Papers no 5, African Studies Centre (1987), ISBN 0902993208

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Annual Reports of Bende Division, South Eastern Nigeria, 1905-1912

By G I Jones, Cambridge African Occasional Papers no 2, African Studies Centre (1986)

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Asante Brass Casting, Lost-wax casting of gold-weights, ritual vessels and sculptures, with handmade equipment

By Christine Fox, Cambridge African Monograph Series no 11, African Studies Centre (1988), ISBN 0902993240

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Conservation in Sub-Saharan Africa: An Introductory Bibliography for the Social Sciences

By Janet Seeley, Cambridge African Monograph Series no 5, African Studies Centre (1985), ISBN 0902993127

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Environmental Issues in African Development Planning

Edited by J A Seely and W M Adams, Cambridge African Monograph Series no 9, African Studies Centre (1988), ISBN 0902993216

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Famine in Africa: A Guide to Bibliographies and Resource Centres

Compiled by J A Seely, Cambridge African Occasional Papers no 1, African Studies Centre (1986), ISBN 0902993135

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Famine in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Select Bibliography (Excluding the Sahel) from 1978

Compiled by J A Seely, Cambridge African Occasional Papers no 3, African Studies Centre (1986), ISBN 0902993151

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From Mau Mau to Harambee

By Tom Askwith. edited by Joanna Lewis, Cambridge African Monograph Series no 17, African Studies Centre (1995), ISBN 0902993305

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From Slaves to Palm Oil

By G I Jones, Cambridge African Monograph Series no 13, African Studies Centre (1989), ISBN 0902993267

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Human Rights and the Making of Constitutions: Malawi, Kenya, Uganda

Edited by Joanna Lewis, Peggy Owens, Louise Pirouet, Cambridge African Monograph Series no 18, African Studies Centre (1995), ISBN 0902993313

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Irrigation in tropical Africa, Problems and Problem Solving

Edited by W M Adams and A T Grove, Cambridge African Monograph Series no 3, African Studies Centre, ISBN 0902993100

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Marriage and Divorce among the Asante

By T E Kyei, Cambridge African Monograph Series no 14, Cambridge Africa Centre (1992), ISBN 0902993275

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Mariage, Divorce and Inheritance; The Uganda Council of Women's Movement for Legislative Reform

By Winifred Brown, Cambridge African Monograph Series no 10, Cambridge Africa Centre (1988), ISBN 0902993232

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Metal in Africa

Metal in Africa

By A McKeating and D Phillipson (with advice and assistance from Rachel Maclean), Cambridge Africana (1996), ISBN 0902993321

Metal in Africa was published jointly by the African Studies Centre and the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology in 1996, and produced in conjunction with a special exhibition, Metal in Africa, at the Cambridge University Museum of Archeology and Anthropology (26 September 1996 - 28th February 1998)

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Militants or Proletarians? The Economic Culture of Underground Gold Miners in Southern Ghana, 1906-1976

By Don Robotham, Cambridge African Monograph Series no 12, Cambridge Africa Centre (1989), ISBN 0902993259

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Nandi Resistance to British Rule; The Volcano Erupts

By A T Matson, Cambridge African Monograph Series no 15, Cambridge Africa Centre (1984)

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No Blade of Grass: Rural Production and State Intervention in Transkei, 1926-1960

By Terence C Moll, Cambridge African Occasional Papers no 6, African Studies Centre (1988), ISBN 0902993224

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Provincialisation of Rhodesia and Rational and Irrational Elements 1968-1969

By H R G Howman and edited by C G Passmore, Cambridge African Occasional Papers no 4, African Studies Centre, ISBN 090299316X

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Response of some Rural Communities in South-East Ghana to Economic Recession 1982

By N G Chisholm, Cambridge African Monograph Series no 2, African Studies Centre (1983), ISBN 0902993097

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Smallholder Agriculture in Colonial Kenya: The Official Mind and the Swynnerton Plan

By Anne Thurston, Cambridge African Monograph Series no 8, African Studies Centre (1987), ISBN 0902993194

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South Africa in Question

Edited by John Lonsdale, African Studies Centre in Association with James Currey London and Heineman Portsmouth NH, (1988), ISBN 0852553250

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Studies in District Administration in the East Africa Protectorate (1895-1918)

By T H R Cashmore, Jesus College Cambridge (1965)

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Talking with Ewe Seine Fishermen and Shallot Farmers

By Polly Hill, Cambridge African Monograph Series no 6, African Studies Centre (1986), ISBN 0902993178

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Teaching Conservation

Edited by Simon Albrecht and Janet Seely, Cambridge African Monograph Series no 7, African Studies Centre (1987), ISBN 0902993186

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Uganda's First Republic: Chiefs, Administrators and Politicians 1967-1971

Edited by A F Robertson, African Studies Centre (1982), ISBN 0852553089

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Villagers, Villages and the State in Modern Tanzania

Edited by R G Abrahams, Cambridge African Monograph Series no 4, African Studies Centre (1985), ISBN 0902993119

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Why Angola Matters

Edited by Keith Hart and Joanna Lewis, African Studies Centre in Association with James Curry London, ISBN 0852553943

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Witchcraft in Contemporory Tanzania

Edited by Ray Abrahams. Cambridge African Monograph Series no 16 (1994), ISBN 0902993291

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