Synopses & Reviews
Volume I of this acclaimed series is now available in an abridged paperback edition. The result of years of work by scholars from all over the world, The UNESCO General History of Africa reflects how the different peoples of Africa view their civilizations and shows the historical relationships between the various parts of the continent. Historical connections with other continents demonstrate Africa's contribution to the development of human civilization. Each volume is lavishly illustrated and contains a comprehensive bibliography.
Table of Contents
1. Methodology and African prehistory / editor, J. Ki-Zerbo -- 2. Ancient civilization of Africa / editor, G. Mokhtar -- 3. Africa from the seventh to the eleventh century / editor, I. Hrbek.