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A history of Africa

Author: J D Fage
Publisher: New York : Knopf ; New York : Distributed by Random House, ©1978.
Series: History of human society.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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An overview of African history from prehistoric times to the present.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Fage, J.D.
History of Africa.
New York : Knopf ; New York : Distributed by Random House, ©1978
(OCoLC)560837758
Online version:
Fage, J.D.
History of Africa.
New York : Knopf ; New York : Distributed by Random House, ©1978
(OCoLC)609347325
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: J D Fage
ISBN: 0394474902 9780394474908 0394322770 9780394322773
OCLC Number: 3965763
Description: x, 534 pages, [4] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: The internal development of African society. The origins of African society ; Africa and the ancient civilizations of the Near East and the Mediterranean / The development of states and trade in the Sudan ; The development of states and trade in Guinea ; States and trade in North-East and Bantu Africa --
The impact of Islam. The rise of Islam and the Arab empire in North Africa ; The Muslim states and empires of North Africa ; The advance of Islam in West Africa --
Africa in the age of European expansion. The beginnings of European enterprise in Africa ; The first stage of the impact of world trade on tropical Africa: the export slave trade ; West Africa during the slave trade era ; Bantu Africa, c. 1600 to c. 1870 ; The expansion of European power during the nineteenth century, 1: general considerations, West Africa ; The expansion of European power during the nineteenth century, 2: South, East and North Africa --
Africa in the modern world. The colonial period, 1: policies in general and colonies of exploitation in particular ; The colonial period, 2: colonies of settlement ; Independence resumed.
Series Title: History of human society.
Responsibility: J.D. Fage.

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An overview of African history from prehistoric times to the present.

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