Stock Image

With Geldof in Africa: Confronting the Famine Crisis

Blundy, David; Vallely, Paul

1 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 0723002797 / ISBN 13: 9780723002796
Published by Times Books, London, 1985
Used Condition: Very Good Soft cover
From Librarius Books (Chester le Street, United Kingdom)

AbeBooks Seller Since September 2, 2005

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 9.52 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 7.81 From United Kingdom to U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

Times Books, London, 1985. First edition. ISBN: 0723002797. Large format softcover. Very good condition; minor edgewear. Internally clean, bright and unmarked. This book traces Bob Geldof's extraordinary journey across Africa, from Timbuktu to Addis Ababa, through six countries ravaged by famine (Mali, Burkino Faso, Niger, Chad, Sudan and Ethiopia). Journalists David Blundy (of 'The Sunday Times') and Paul Vallely (of 'The Times') write the story of Feed The World and Band Aid explaining how poorly-planned western aid, bad government policies, corrupt local officials, and formidable natural problems all conspired against the peoples of sub-Saharan Africa. Stunning colour photography throughout by Frank Herrmann. 30 x 21 cm. 158 pp. Librarius is a small UK-based family business and we pride ourselves on our customer service. Orders will be securely wrapped and usually dispatched same or next day. Full refunds will be given if you are unhappy with your purchase and return it within 10 days. Photographs of all of our books are available on request; please feel free to email with any enquiries. Bookseller Inventory # 001248

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: With Geldof in Africa: Confronting the ...

Publisher: Times Books, London

Publication Date: 1985

Binding: Soft cover

Illustrator: Frank Herrmann (Photographer)

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Edition: First Edition

About this title


Series; A Times/Band Aid publication. Physical description; 158 p. : col. ill. ; 30 cm. Subjects; Geldof, Bob (1954-) - Travel - Africa. Geldof, Bob (1951-). Band Aid (Fund raising enterprise). Food relief - Africa, Sub-Saharan. Victims of famine - Africa, Sub-Saharan. Famines - Africa, Sub-Saharan. Rock musicians - Ireland - Biography. Famines - Africa. Africa, Sub-Saharan - Politics and government - (1960-). Africa south of the Sahara - Famines. Genres; Biography. Illustrated.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

Mail order/online only

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Should you have a query about any of our books please contact us.

Photographs of all our books are available on request.

A full refund will be offered should you be dissatisfied with your purchase and
return it within 10 days of receipt.

Librarius Books
The Poplars
Coronation Street
Chester le Street
0191 3892160

Shipping Terms:

Orders usually ship within 2 business days. Shipping costs are based on books weighing 0.8 kg, or 1.76 lb. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Direct Debit (Personally Authorized Payment) Check Money Order Cash PayPal Bank Draft Bank/Wire Transfer