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Author Gates, Henry Louis.

Title Wonders of the African world / Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Imprint New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1999.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Non-Fiction  960 G259    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description x, 275 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 27 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-267) and index.
Contents Africa, to me -- Nubia : Black gods and kings -- Ethiopia : the Holy Land and the lost Ark of the Covenant -- Salt, gold, and books : the road to Timbuktu -- Searching for the Swahili -- The tree of forgetfulness -- South Africa and Zimbabwe : legends of lost cities.
Subject Africa -- Civilization.
ISBN 0375402357
Standard No. NLGGC 181228092

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