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Africa and Africans in the making of the Atlantic world, 1400-1680

Author: John K Thornton
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1999, ©1998.
Series: Studies in comparative world history.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Shows the importance of the African role in shaping the Atlantic world that developed after the navigational breakthroughs of the 15th century. The degree of African initiative displayed in this  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John K Thornton
ISBN: 0521398649 9780521398640
OCLC Number: 234102983
Description: xxxvi, 340 pages : maps ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Studies in comparative world history.
Responsibility: John Thornton.

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"No one has yet given a fuller account of the transit of African civilization to the New World in the first three centuries, and no one has provided a fuller theory to understand that great Read more...

 
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