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A history of Africa

Hosea Jaffe

A history of Africa

by Hosea Jaffe

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Published by Zed Books in London, Atlantic Highlands, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Africa -- Politics and government.,
  • Africa -- Economic conditions.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHosea Jaffe ; with a preface by Samir Amin.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 172 p. ;
    Number of Pages172
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20841449M
    ISBN 10086232274X, 0862322758

    East Africa: An Introductory History documents the transformation of East Africa from the Stone Age to the first decade of the twenty-first century. The book is ideal for any reader interested in unraveling the intricate history of this East Africa, and especially for students coming to Cited by: Geography The geography of Africa helped to shape the history and development of the culture and civilizations of Ancient Africa. The geography impacted where people could live, important trade resources such as gold and salt, and trade routes that helped different civilizations to .

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This is a short history of Africa excluding Egypt, Ethiopia and (Dutch and British) South Africa, which are the subjects of separate histories. Some of the history of these countries, however, is naturally mentioned in this history of the rest of Africa - but is kept to the minimum needed to make the rest comprehensible.

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Outline of History Early History to Africa has the longest human history of any continent. African hominins date from at least 4 million years ago; agriculture, brought from SW Asia, appears to date from the 6th or 5th millennium BC Africa's first great civilization began in Egypt in BC; other ancient centers were Kush and Aksum.

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After working as a missionary between he was appointed magistrate of Tamacha before taking a. Volume VI of The Cambridge History of Africa covers the period –, when the European powers (Britain, France, Germany, Portugal and Italy) divided the continent into colonial territories and vied with each other for control over vast tracts of land and valuable mineral resources.A Short History of South Africa, by Gail Nattrass, published by Jonathan Ball in August is a brief, general account of South Africa’s history, from the very beginning to the present day.

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