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Author Ehret, Christopher.

Title The civilizations of Africa [electronic resource] : a history to 1800 / Christopher Ehret.

Imprint Charlottesville : University Press of Virginia, 2002.


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 Axe ACLS Humanities E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xii, 480 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Series ACLS Humanities E-Book.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introducing Africa and its history -- Africa before the agricultural age, 16,000-9000 BCE -- Culture and technology in Africa, 9000-3500 BCE -- Diverging paths of history : Africa 3500-1000 BCE -- An age of commerce, an age of iron : Africa, 1000 BCE to 300 CE -- Southern, central, and eastern Africa : the middle centuries, 300-1450 -- Northeastern, West, and North Africa : the middle centuries, 300-1450 -- The early Atlantic age, 1450-1640 -- Africa in the era of the Atlantic slave trade, 1640-1800.
Reproduction Electronic text and image data. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan, Michigan Publishing, 2004. Includes both TIFF files and keyword searchable text. ([ACLS Humanities E-Book]) Mode of access: Intranet. This volume is made possible by a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Subject Africa -- Civilization.
Added Author American Council of Learned Societies.
In: ACLS Humanities E-Book. URL:
ISBN 0813920841

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