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African History v. 1; Western African History by Robert O. Collins

African History v. 1; Western African History

Part of the African History in Documents Series


African History v. 1; Western African History by Robert O. Collins

This volume discusses 500 years of western African history, beginning with the writings of travellers Ibn Battuta, Leo Africanus and Mungo Park. Topics covered include: religious wars; the trans-Sahara and cross-Atlantic slave trade; the French and British colonial periods; and modern times.

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Publication date

30th November 1991


Robert O. Collins

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Markus Wiener Publishing Inc


252 pages


African history
Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900
20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000
Regional studies



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