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Africa; a handbook to the continent.

Author: Colin Legum
Publisher: New York, Praeger [1962]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Africa; a handbook to the continent.
New York, Praeger [1962]
(OCoLC)601966432
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Colin Legum
OCLC Number: 2181867
Description: xiv, 553 pages illustrations, maps 24 cm
Contents: SECTION ONE: THE COUNTRIES. North Africa : Algeria ; Libya ; Morocco ; Tunisia ; Egypt --
North-east Africa : Ethiopia ; The Somalilands --
Somali Republic, French Somaliland ; Sudan --
East Africa : East Africa ; Kenya ; Madagascar ; Mauritius ; Seychelles ; Tanganyika ; Uganda ; Zanzibar --
Central Africa : Central African Federation ; Southern Rhodesia ; Northern Rhodesia ; Nyasaland ; Congo ; Ruanda-Urundi --
West Africa : Gambia ; Ghana ; Liberia ; Nigeria ; Sierra Leone --
The former French territories : Cameroun ; Dahomey ; Guinea ; Ivory Coast ; Republic of Togoland ; Upper Volta ; Republic of Mali ; Mauritania ; Niger ; Senegal ; Central African Republic ; Congo (Brazzaville) ; Republic of Tchad ; Gabon --
The Portuguese territories : General ; Angola ; Cape Verde Islands ; Portuguese Guinea ; São Tome e Principe ; Mozambique --
The Spanish territories : General ; Ifni ; Spanish Sahara ; Spanish Guinea --
Southern Africa : The High Commission territories ; South West Africa ; The Union of South Africa. SECTION TWO: ESSAYS. Attitudes to Africa : The United States ; The Soviet Union ; France ; Great Britain --
Aspects of African art : On the nature of African art ; An introduction to the literature on African sculpture --
Changing cultural patterns in Africa : Education in Africa ; Legal system in Africa ; African literature ; The African personality ; The roots of pan-Africanism --
Religion in Africa : Christianity in Africa ; Islam in Africa --
Economics and the rôle of the United Nations.
Responsibility: editor, Colin Legum.

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