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The Resource Africa, Jocelyn Murray

Africa, Jocelyn Murray

Label
Africa
Title
Africa
Statement of responsibility
Jocelyn Murray
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the history of Africa and examines the tribes and cultures of its countries
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
960
Index
index present
LC call number
DT19
LC item number
.M87 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Cultural atlas for young people
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Africa, Jocelyn Murray
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 92) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Timelines -- History of Africa: Geography of Africa -- Climate and vegetation -- Earliest humans -- Kingdoms of Africa -- Greeks and Romans in Africa -- Europeans in Africa -- Portuguese -- African slaves trade -- Great trek -- Exploration of the interior -- Christian missionaries in Africa -- Islam in Africa -- Africa?s religions -- Distribution of people in Africa -- African peoples and languages -- Education and literacy -- African art -- Music and dance -- Houses -- Husuni Kubwa -- Regional guide to Africa: North Africa -- Nomadic life -- Cairo -- West Africa -- Dogon village -- Yoruba religion -- Asante ceremonial regalia -- Nigerian art: Bronze- and brass-casting -- W. Central Africa -- Mbuti encampment -- Northeast Africa -- Christians in Ethiopia -- East Africa -- Game parks of East Africa -- S.E. Central Africa -- Zimbabwe -- Mineral resources -- Southern Africa -- Hunter-gatherers -- Africa in the world -- Glossary -- Further reading/Web sites -- Gazetteer -- Index
Control code
ocn144991010
Dimensions
31 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
96 p.
Isbn
9780816068265
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC)144991010
Label
Africa, Jocelyn Murray
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 92) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Timelines -- History of Africa: Geography of Africa -- Climate and vegetation -- Earliest humans -- Kingdoms of Africa -- Greeks and Romans in Africa -- Europeans in Africa -- Portuguese -- African slaves trade -- Great trek -- Exploration of the interior -- Christian missionaries in Africa -- Islam in Africa -- Africa?s religions -- Distribution of people in Africa -- African peoples and languages -- Education and literacy -- African art -- Music and dance -- Houses -- Husuni Kubwa -- Regional guide to Africa: North Africa -- Nomadic life -- Cairo -- West Africa -- Dogon village -- Yoruba religion -- Asante ceremonial regalia -- Nigerian art: Bronze- and brass-casting -- W. Central Africa -- Mbuti encampment -- Northeast Africa -- Christians in Ethiopia -- East Africa -- Game parks of East Africa -- S.E. Central Africa -- Zimbabwe -- Mineral resources -- Southern Africa -- Hunter-gatherers -- Africa in the world -- Glossary -- Further reading/Web sites -- Gazetteer -- Index
Control code
ocn144991010
Dimensions
31 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
96 p.
Isbn
9780816068265
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC)144991010

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