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Africans The History of a Continent

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ISBN-10: 1316648125

ISBN-13: 9781316648124

Edition: 3rd 2017 (Revised)

Authors: John Iliffe

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In a vast and all-embracing study of Africa, from the origins of mankind to the present day, John Iliffe refocuses its history on the peopling of an environmentally hostile continent. Africans have been pioneers struggling against disease and nature, but during the last century their inherited culture has interacted with medical progress to produce the most rapid population growth the world has ever seen. This new edition incorporates genetic and linguistic findings, throwing light on early African history and summarises research that has transformed the study of the Atlantic slave trade. It also examines the consequences of a rapidly growing youthful population, the hopeful but uncertain…    
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Book details

List price: $38.95
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2017
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 7/13/2017
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 414
Size: 6.10" wide x 9.17" long x 0.94" tall
Weight: 1.430