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Wonders of the African world

Author: Henry Louis Gates; Lynn Davis
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Trade paperbackView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henry Louis Gates; Lynn Davis
ISBN: 0375709487 9780375709487
OCLC Number: 286996286
Description: x, 275 pages : illustrations (chiefly black and white), color maps ; 25 x 26 cm
Contents: Africa, to me --
Nubia : Black gods and kings --
Ethiopia : the Holy Land and the lost Ark of the Covenant --
Salt, gold, and books : the road to Timbuktu --
Searching for the Swahili --
The tree of forgetfulness --
South Africa and Zimbabwe : legends of lost cities.
Responsibility: Henry Louis Gates, Jr ; with photographs by Lynn Davis.

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