Zanzibar Books

We often get asked which books we would recommend. In association with and , we are happy to suggest a hand-picked selection of travel guides, reference books, travelogues and music. All titles relate to Zanzibar, Tanzania, East Africa, or Africa as a whole.

We also include a¬†works by Kevin Patience, who has written a number of fascinating books on Zanzibar’s history. A guest article by Kevin entitled Konigsberg: A German East African Raider can be found here.

Please click on the relevant section above to browse our selection if items in that category.