online books for free

Back to homepage
Sub-Categories
Africa
Asia
Austria, Hungary, Czech Republic, Slovakia
Auxiliary Sciences
Balkan Region
Central Europe
Eastern Europe
France, Andorra, Monaco
Germany
Great Britain and Ireland
Greece
History
Italy
Mediterreanean Region, Greco-Roman World
Northern Europe, Scandinavia
Oceania, Australia, New Zealand
Roma (Gypsies)
Russia, Former Soviet Republics, Poland
Spain, Portugal
United States (General)
United States (Regional), and the Americas


Free History Books - Africa
  1. 100 Great Africans by Alan Rake (frame and cookie-dependent page images at Scarecrow Press)

  2. A Confederate Soldier in Egypt by William Wing Loring (illustrated HTML at Earthlink)

  3. Africa Speaks: West African University Students Write About Their Lives, ed. by Patricia Stoll (illustrated HTML at UIC)

  4. A History of the Island of St. Helena, From Its Discovery by the Portuguese to the Year 1806 (London: Black, Parry, and Kingsbury, 1808) by Thomas H. Brooke (illustrated HTML at telepath.com)

  5. Algeria: A Country Study, ed. by Helen Chapin Metz (HTML at LOC)

  6. Angola: A Country Study, ed. by Thomas Collelo (HTML at LOC)

  7. A Voyage to Abyssinia by Jeronimo Lobo, ed. by Henry Morley, trans. by Samuel Johnson (Gutenberg text)

  8. Chad: A Country Study, ed. by Thomas Collelo (HTML at LOC)

  9. Cote d'Ivoire: A Country Study, ed. by Robert E. Handloff (HTML at LOC)

  10. Egypt: A Country Study, ed. by Helen Chapin Metz (HTML at LOC)

  11. Ethiopia: A Country Study, ed. by Thomas P. Ofcansky and LaVerle Berry (HTML at LOC)

  12. Extracts from the St. Helena Records (1885), ed. by Hudson Ralph Janisch (HTML at telepath.com)

  13. Ghana: A Country Study, ed. by LaVerle Berry (HTML at LOC)

  14. God's Image in Ebony: Being a Series of Biographical Sketches, Facts, Anecdotes, etc., Demonstrative of the Mental Powers and Intellectual Capacities of the Negro Race (London: Partridge & Oakey, 1854), ed. by Henry Gardiner Adams (HTML at TEI at UNC)

  15. Karanis: An Egyptian Town in Roman Times, ed. by Elaine K. Gazda (illustrated HTML at Michigan)

  16. Kenya: Political Violence Spirals by Amnesty International (HTML at amnesty.org)

  17. King Leopold's Soliloquy: A Defense of His Congo Rule by Mark Twain (HTML at miningco.com)

  18. Leave None to Tell the Story: Genocide in Rwanda by Alison Liebhafsky Des Forges (HTML at hrw.org)

  19. Letters from the Cape by Lucie Duff Gordon (Gutenberg text)

  20. Liberation of Southern Africa: Selected Speeches of Olof Palme by Olof Palme, ed. by E. S. Reddy (HTML in South Africa)

  21. Libya: A Country Study, ed. by Helen Chapin Metz (HTML at LOC)

  22. Mauritania: A Country Study, ed. by Robert E. Handloff (HTML at LOC)

  23. Missionary Travels and Researches in South Africa by David Livingstone (Gutenberg text)

  24. Native Life in South Africa, Before and Since the European War and the Boer Rebellion by Sol Plaatje
    1. HTML in South Africa
    2. HTML in South Africa
    3. Gutenberg text

  25. Native Races and the War by Josephine Butler (HTML at Indiana)

  26. Nigeria: A Country Study, ed. by Helen Chapin Metz (HTML at LOC)

  27. Oliver Tambo: Selected Articles, Papers, Speeches, Statements and Other Documents, 1960-1993 by Oliver Tambo, ed. by E. S. Reddy (HTML in South Africa)

  28. Pharaohs, Fellahs and Explorers by Amelia Edwards (local illustrated HTML)

  29. Somalia: A Country Study, ed. by Helen Chapin Metz (HTML at LOC)

  30. Sources of the African Past: Case Studies of Five Nineteenth-Century African Societies by David Robinson and Douglas Smith (page images at iuniverse.com)

  31. South Africa: The Peasants' Revolt by Govan Mbeki (HTML in South Africa)

  32. South Africa's freedom Struggle: Statements, Speeches, and Articles Including Correspondence With Mahatma Gandhi by Yusuf Mohamed Dadoo, ed. by E. S. Reddy (HTML in South Africa)

  33. Sudan: A Country Study, ed. by Helen Chapin Metz (HTML at LOC)

  34. The Green Book by Muammar Qadaffi (HTML at geocities.com)

  35. The Land of Footprints by Stewart Edward White (Gutenberg text)

  36. The Nile Tributaries of Abyssinia, and the Sword Hunters of the Hamran Arabs by Samuel White Baker (Gutenberg text; unofficial until 31 Mar 2000)

  37. The Rise of the South African Reich by Brian Percy Bunting (HTML in South Africa)

  38. The Scars of Death: Children Abducted by the Lord's Resistance Army in Uganda by Human Rights Watch (HTML at hrw.org)

  39. Uganda: A Country Study, ed. by Rita M. Byrnes (HTML at LOC)

  40. Views of Saint Helena (London: John Tyler, 1815) by George Hutchins Bellasis (illustrated HTML at telepath.com)

  41. Virginia's Ninth President, Joseph Jenkins Roberts, ed. by C. W. Tazwell (HTML at visi.net)

  42. Zaire: A Country Study, ed. by Sandra W. Meditz and Tim Merrill (HTML at LOC)