An African Biographical Dictionary

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Provides information about more than five hundred people prominent in Africa south of the Sahara during all periods of history, indexed by nationality and field

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Rake's work covers all areas and time periods of Africa, from Queen Hatshepsut of ancient Egypt to Nelson Mandela, and is divided into ten general categories (e.g., those who resisted the imposition ... Read full review


SubSaharan African States with Colonial Names
Nations and Major Leaders
Entries by Field of Accomplishment

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About the author (1994)

Norbert C. Brockman, S.M., Ph.D., is Coordinator of International Relations and Professor at St. Mary's University in San Antonio, Texas. He has taught in various institutions in the United States, Kenya, and Canada; has written numerous articles in history and political science; and is the author
of An African Biographical Dictionary.

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