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A history of Southern Africa

Author: A S Mlambo; Neil Parsons
Publisher: London : Red Globe Press, 2019. ©2019
Series: Palgrave essential histories.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From early human civilisation to today, this book illuminates the history of southern Africa. Interweaving social, cultural and political history, archaeology, anthropology and environmentalism, Neil Parsons and Alois Mlambo provide an engaging account of the region's varied past. Placing African voices and agency at centre stage rather than approaching the subject through a colonial lens, it provides an engrossing  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Textbooks
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A S Mlambo; Neil Parsons
ISBN: 9780230294110 0230294111 9780230294103 0230294103
OCLC Number: 1030769842
Description: xi, 276 pages : maps ; 21 cm.
Contents: Middle and Later Stone Age --
Early & Middle Iron Age to c.1300 --
Later Iron Age Societies to c.1685 --
Early States & European Colonies c.1600-c.1790 --
Coastal & Interior Frontier Wars c.1790-c.1868 --
Scramble for Africa Part 1, 1868-1902 --
Scramble for Africa Part 2, 1902-1919 --
Golden Years for Colonialism, 1919-1948 --
Apartheid & African Nationalism 1948-1967 --
Years of Revolutionary Insurgence 1967-1990 --
Southern Africa since 1990.
Series Title: Palgrave essential histories.
Responsibility: Alois S. Mlambo and Neil Parsons.

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From early human civilisation to today, this book illuminates the history of southern Africa. Interweaving social, cultural and political history, archaeology, anthropology and environmentalism, Neil Parsons and Alois Mlambo provide an engaging account of the region's varied past. Placing African voices and agency at centre stage rather than approaching the subject through a colonial lens, it provides an engrossing narrative of the region.

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