African History Books

Last updated: January 2, 2012
  1. The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration
    1. The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration by Isabel Wilkerson Published: September 7, 2010 Score: 13.73
  2. Black Hawk Down: A Story of Modern War
    2. Black Hawk Down: A Story of Modern War by Mark Bowden Published: April 13, 2010 Score: 11.92
  3. Heart of Darkness (Broadview Literary Texts)
    3. Heart of Darkness (Broadview Literary Texts) by Joseph Conrad and D. C. R. A. Goonetilleke Published: August 15, 1999 Score: 10.47
  4. A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier
    4. A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier by Ishmael Beah Published: August 5, 2008 Score: 8.91
  5. Left to Tell: Discovering God Amidst the Rwandan Holocaust
    5. Left to Tell: Discovering God Amidst the Rwandan Holocaust by Immaculee Ilibagiza Published: June 1, 2007 Score: 8.91
  6. Chariots of the Gods
    6. Chariots of the Gods by Erich Daniken and William Dufris Published: March 31, 2011 Score: 8.77
  7. Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance (Kodansha globe)
    7. Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance (Kodansha globe) by Barack Obama Published: August 1, 1996 Score: 3.88
  8. Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, An American Slave Written By Himself
    8. Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, An American Slave Written By Himself by Frederick Douglass, Gerald Fulkerson, John W. Blassingame and John R. McKivigan Published: February 8, 2001 Score: 3.42
  9. Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, Written by Herself
    9. Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, Written by Herself by Harriet A. Jacobs, L. Maria Child and Jean Fagan Yellin Published: May 1, 1987 Score: 2.78
  10. Roots: The Saga of an American Family
    10. Roots: The Saga of an American Family by Alex Haley and Avery Brooks Published: January 22, 2008 Score: 2.29
  11. Don't Let's Go to the Dogs Tonight: An African Childhood
    11. Don't Let's Go to the Dogs Tonight: An African Childhood by Alexandra Fuller Published: March 11, 2003 Score: 2.27
  12. The Souls of Black Folk (Bedford Series in History and Culture)
    12. The Souls of Black Folk (Bedford Series in History and Culture) by W. E. B. Du Bois, David W. Blight and Robert Gooding-Williams Published: February 15, 1997 Score: 2.09
  13. King Leopold's Ghost: A Story of Greed, Terror, and Heroism in Colonial Africa
    13. King Leopold's Ghost: A Story of Greed, Terror, and Heroism in Colonial Africa by Adam Hochschild Published: October 1, 1999 Score: 1.98
  14. Up from Slavery: with Related Documents (Bedford Series in History & Culture)
    14. Up from Slavery: with Related Documents (Bedford Series in History & Culture) by Booker T. Washington and W. Fitzhugh Brundage Published: September 20, 2002 Score: 1.8
  15. Hellhound On His Trail
    15. Hellhound On His Trail by Hampton Sides Published: April 27, 2010 Score: 1.79
  16. Strength in What Remains (Random House Reader's Circle)
    16. Strength in What Remains (Random House Reader's Circle) by Tracy Kidder Published: May 4, 2010 Score: 1.78
  17. The Book of the Dead
    17. The Book of the Dead by Douglas Preston, Lincoln Child and Scott Brick Published: June 1, 2006 Score: 1.67
  18. The Color of Water: A Black Man's Tribute to His White Mother
    18. The Color of Water: A Black Man's Tribute to His White Mother by James McBride Published: May 1, 1996 Score: 1.4
  19. The Mis-Education of the Negro
    19. The Mis-Education of the Negro by Carter Godwin Woodson Published: October 22, 2008 Score: 1.4
  20. Long Walk to Freedom: With Connections (HRW Library)
    20. Long Walk to Freedom: With Connections (HRW Library) by Nelson Mandela Published: September 22, 2000 Score: 1.15
  21. Cocktail Hour Under the Tree of Forgetfulness
    21. Cocktail Hour Under the Tree of Forgetfulness by Alexandra Fuller Published: August 23, 2011 Score: 1.04
  22. We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will be Killed With Our Families: Stories from Rwanda
    22. We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will be Killed With Our Families: Stories from Rwanda by Philip Gourevitch Published: September 1, 1999 Score: 1
  23. All the Shah's Men: An American Coup and the Roots of Middle East Terror (MP3 CD)
    23. All the Shah's Men: An American Coup and the Roots of Middle East Terror (MP3 CD) by Stephen Kinzer and Michael Prichard Published: December 1, 2003 Score: 0.92
  24. The Man in the White Sharkskin Suit: A Jewish Family's Exodus from Old Cairo to the New World (P.S.)
    24. The Man in the White Sharkskin Suit: A Jewish Family's Exodus from Old Cairo to the New World (P.S.) by Lucette Matalon Lagnado Published: July 1, 2008 Score: 0.82
  25. In The Company Of Heroes
    25. In The Company Of Heroes by Michael J. Durant and Steven Hartov Published: December 5, 2006 Score: 0.76

See also:

  1. History Books
  2. Tanzania History
  3. East Africa History
  4. Niger History
  5. African Studies Books
  6. Zimbabwe History
  7. Rwanda History
  8. Equatorial Guinea History
  9. Burkina Faso History
  10. Ancient History Books
  11. US History Books
  12. Gay & Lesbian History Books
  13. History of Australia & Oceania Books
  14. American History Books
  15. Russian History Books
  16. European History Books
  17. Mary Pickford Biographies
  18. Weight - Health
  19. Oral History
  20. Geography Books
  21. Sibling Books
  22. Experiments, Instruments & Measurement Books
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  24. Western European History Books
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