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Title Africa from the twelfth to the sixteenth century / editors, Joseph Ki-Zerbo and Djibril Tamsir Niane.

Publication Info. Oxford : J. Currey ; Berkeley : University of California Press, 1997.

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Volume Number of Copies
vol.4 1
Edition Abridged edition.
Description xxii, 294 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
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unmediated n rdamedia
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Series General history of Africa ; 4
General history of Africa (Abridged ed.) ; 4.
Note At head of title: International Scientific Committee for the Drafting of a General History of Africa (UNESCO).
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-276) and index.
Contents Introduction -- The unification of the Maghrib under the Almohads -- The spread of civilization in the Maghrib and its impact on western civilization -- The disintegration of political unity in the Maghrib -- Society in the Maghrib after the disppearance of the Almohads -- Mali and the second Mande expansion -- The decline of the empire of Mali: the fifteenth to sixteenth centuries -- The Songhay from the twelfth to the sixteenth century -- The peoples and kingdoms of the Niger Bend and the Volta basin from the twelfth to the sixteenth century -- The kingdoms and peoples of Chad -- The Hausa and.
The horn of Africa : the Solomonids in Ethiopia and the states of the Horn of Africa -- The development of Swahili civilization -- Between the coast and the great lakes -- The Great Lakes region -- The Zambezi and Limpopo basins : 1100-1500 -- Equatorial Africa and Angola : migrations and the emergence of the first states -- Southern Africa : its peoples and social structures -- Madagascar and the neighboring islands from the twelfth to the sixteenth century -- Relationships and exchanges among the different regions -- Africa in inter-continental relations -- Conclusion.
Subject Africa -- History -- To 1884.
Added Author Niane, Djibril Tamsir.
Ki-Zerbo, Joseph.
Unesco. International Scientific Committee for the Drafting of a General History of Africa.
ISBN 0520066995 UC Press
9780520066991 UC Press
0852550944 J. Currey
9780852550946 J. Currey
9231024965 UNESCO
9789231024962 UNESCO

 
    
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