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"Babu", Memoirs of a whenwe, Colonial memories of Tanganyika

Else, David,
Bradt Guide to Zanzibar and Pemba
1993, Bradt Publications, Chalfont St Peter, U.K.

Jafferji, Javed & McCutchin, Zanziba
r, An Essential Guide
    1999 Gallery Publications, Zanzibar

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Aguet, Isabella A Pictorial History of the Slave Trade
    1971, Minerva, Geneva

Brode, Heinrich, Zanzibar; Tippu Tib - The story of his career in Zanzibar
   2000, Gallery Publications, Zanzibar

Burton , R.F.,Zanzibar; City, Island and Coast. 2 vols.
   1872 Tinsley Bros. London

Colomb, Captai, R.N., Slave Catching in the Indian Ocean
    1968, Dawsons of Pall Mall, London

Coupland, Sir R., East Africa and its Invaders
    Oxford 1938
Id., The Exploitation of East Africa 1856-1890
Id., The Slave Trade and the Scramble
    1968, Faber & Faber, London

Crofton, R.H., The Old Consulate
   1935, Oxford University Press, Oxford

Everett, Susanne, History of Slavery
    1978, Magna Books, Leicester

Gray, J.M. History of Zanzibar from the Middle Ages to 1856.
    London 1967
Id. , Memoirs of an Arabian Princess in: Tanganyika Notes and Records
   37 (1954), pp 49-70

Hall, Richard, Empires of the Monsoon
   1996, Harper Collins, London

Ingrams, W.H. Chronology and Genealogies of Zanzibar Rulers.
   Zanzibar 1926
Id., Zanzibar. It’s History and Its People.
   London 1931

Liebst, Flo, Zanzibar - History of the Ruins at Mbweni
  1992, Out of Africa, Zanzibar

Lyne, R.N. Zanzibar in Contemporary Times.
   London 1905 and 1969, Negro Universities Press, New York

Northcote, C., Livingstone, his Decline and Fall
   1973, Lutterworth Press, London

Ommanney, R., Isle of Cloves
   1955, Longmans, Green & Co, London

Pakenham, T., The Scramble for Africa
   1991, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London

Patience, Kevin, Zanzibar - Slavery and the Royal Navy
Id. , The Bububu Railway
   1994, Kevin Patience, Bahrain

Pearce, Major F.B. Zanzibar. The Island Metropolis of Eastern Africa.
    London 1920

Ruete, Emily, geb. Prinzessin Salme von Oman und Sansibar Memoirs of an Arabian Princess.
    London 1888

Russell, Mrs Charles E.B., General Rigby, Zanzibar and the Slave Trade, with Journals, Dispatches, etc.
   1935 Allen & Unwin, London

Said-Ruete, Rudolph, Die Al-Bu-Said Dynastie in Arabien und Ostafrika in: Der Islam XX
    (1932), pp. 237-246

Sheriff, Dr A., Slaves, Spices & Ivory in Zanzibar
   1987, James Curry Ltd, London
Id., Historical Zanzibar - Romance of the Ages
   1995, HSB Publications, London

Sullivan, G.L., Dhow Chasing in Zanzibar Waters
   1968, Frank Cass & Co, London

Van Donzel, E. "Sayyida Salme/Emily Ruete. An Arabian Princess Between Two Worlds.
Memoirs, Letters Home, Sequels to the Memoirs, Syrian Customs & Usages
    Edited with an Introduction by E. van Donzel

Williams, R.O., Useful & Ornamental Plants in Zanzibar and Pemba
   1949, Zanzibar Protectorate, Zanzibar

Younghusband, Ethel , Glimpses of East Afria and Zanzibar.
    London 1910

Zanzibar Guide.
   1949 and 1952, Zanzibar Government Printer

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Adams, H.G., David Livingstone, the weaver boy who became a missionary
    1895, Hodder & Stoughton, London

Bierman, John , Dark Safari, the life behind Henry Morton Stanley
    1990, Alfred A. Knopf, New York

Burton, Sir Richard F., First Footsteps in East Africa

Tylston & Edwards London, MDCCCXCIV

Gibb, H.A.R. The Travels of Ibn Battuta, A.D. 1325-1354. 2 vols. London 1959

Liebst, Flo, Rain in the Morning
Id., Smoke on the Wind

Sutton, John, A thousand Years of East Africa
English Press, Nairobi 1990

MameLiebowitze, D., The Physician and the Slave Trade
    1999, W.H. Freeman & Co, New York

Moorhead, Alan, The Blue Nile
Id., The White Nile
Hamish Hamilton, London 1962

Stanley, H.M.,
Through the Dark Continent
   1878, Sampson Law, Marston, Searle & Rivington, London

, Central Africa, A monthly periodical
   Edited by Rev R.M. Heanley

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