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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Church in Africa, 1450-1950.
Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1994
|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
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|Description:||1 online resource (xiv, 706 p.) : maps.|
|Contents:||Pt. I. 1450-1780 : a medieval environment. The Ethiopian church in the age of Zara Ya'iqob ; Africa in 1500 and its Christian past ; The Kongo, Warri, Mutapa, and the Portuguese ; Riches to rags : Ethiopia 1500-1800 --
Pt. II. 1780-1890 : from the anti-slavery to total subjugation. Equiano to Ntsikana : from the 1780s to the 1820s ; The lion revived : Ethiopia in the nineteenth century ; The Victorian missionary ; Kings, marriage, ancestors, and God ; Christian life in the age of Bishop Crowther --
Pt. III. 1890-1960 : the Christianizing of half a continent. A variety of scrambles : 1890-1920 ; From Agbebi to Diangienda : independency and prophetism ; Church, school, and state in the age of Bishop Kiwanuka.
|Series Title:||Oxford history of the Christian Church.|
|Other Titles:||Church in Africa|
This first comprehensive history of the church in Africa ... is a magnificent contribution to the Oxford History of the Christian Church and will be welcomed by Africanists as well as by church and