The extensive collection of images juxtaposes the scale and grandeur of the continent with an intimate attention to smaller, less obvious wonders. The informative commentary reveals the social, ecological, and geographic context of the images.
From the north, where the might of the Pharaohs began civilisation, to the south where humanity took its first steps, the continent of Africa is rich in cultural and natural resources that are revered and treasured by its people and the world.
World Heritage Sites in Africa is the culmination of many years of working with UNESCO-WH and World Heritage Sites in Africa.
A spellbinding, visual journey, taking the reader through the “unmissable” places in Africa.
Produced by Litha Communications , in conjunction with the African World Heritage Fund (AWHF), this high value, glossy coffee table book, explores the marvels of our continent. The extensive collection of images will transport readers through the scale and grandeur of our continent by celebrating our African World Heritage Sites, both cultural and natural, showing them in a new light and giving us many moments of delight from places we already know to be astonishing.
“The proceeds from book sales will be used to support the sponsorship and fundraising drive of the AWHF spearheaded projects in Africa,” adds director of the AWHF, Dr Webber Ndoro.
The book sells for R599 (including VAT and delivery). On bulk orders of 10+, the cost per book comes down to R450 (including VAT and delivery.) Direct enquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org or call +27 (0) 11 480 4922.
Date: 14 October 2013