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Author Freund, Bill.

Title The African city : a history / Bill Freund.

Imprint Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, c2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  307.76096 F896a 2007    ---  Available
Description x, 214 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Series New approaches to African history
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Urban life emerges in Africa -- African cities and the emergence of a world trading economy -- Colonialism and urbanisation -- Cities in revolt: the long time crisis of South African urbanism -- The post-colonial African city -- Globalisation and the African city: Touba, Abidjan, Durban.
Subject Cities and towns -- Africa -- History.
Urbanization -- Africa -- History.
ISBN 0521527929 (pbk.)
0521821096 (hardback)
9780521821094 (hardback)
9780521527927 (pbk.)
Standard No. YDXCP 2429508
YDXCP 2429507

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