Encyclopedia of African Peoples

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Routledge, Nov 26, 2013 - History - 400 pages

Africa is a vast continent, home to many millions of people. Its history stretches back millennia and encompasses some of the most ancient civilizations in the world. Modern Africa boasts a rich cultural heritage, the legacy of many diverse influences from all around the world, reflecting the central role African plays in world history.

Encyclopedia of African Peoples provides extensive information about Africa's cultures, history, geography, economics, and politics; it provides an invaluable overview of the whole continent, region by region, ethnic group by ethnic group, nation by nation, personality by personality.

Sections include:

*Africa Today
* The Peoples of Africa
* Culture and History
* The Nations of Africa
* Biographies Past to Present
* Glossary
* Index.


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This handy resource is divided into four major sections: "Peoples of Africa," "Culture and History," "Nations," and "Biographies." "Peoples of Africa" covers more than 1000 peoples while describing ... Read full review


Africa Today
Regions of Africa
The People of Africa
Culture and History
Glossary and Index

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