The African genius : an introduction to African cultural and social history (Book, 1970) [WorldCat.org]
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The African genius : an introduction to African cultural and social history

Author: Basil Davidson
Publisher: Boston ; Toronto : Little, Brown, and Company, [1970] ©1969
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [First American edition]View all editions and formats
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A general social and cultural history of Africa.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Basil Davidson
ISBN: 085255799X 9780852557990 0316174327 9780316174329
OCLC Number: 63404
Notes: "An Atlantic monthly press book."
Published in 1969 under title: The Africans: an entry to cultural history.
Description: 367 pages : illustrations, map ; 22 cm
Contents: A Scattered Wisdom --
Africa's World --
Social Charters --
Structures of Belief --
Mechanisms of Change --
The Deluge and Today --
African Destinies.
Other Titles: Africans
Responsibility: by Basil Davidson.

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Both learned and readable, it forms a valuable contribution to a better composite understanding of modern African problems... * THE ECONOMIST * [Basil Davidson] is able to set out a splendidly Read more...

 
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