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The Resource The history of Africa : the quest for eternal harmony, Molefi Kete Asante

The history of Africa : the quest for eternal harmony, Molefi Kete Asante

Label
The history of Africa : the quest for eternal harmony
Title
The history of Africa
Title remainder
the quest for eternal harmony
Statement of responsibility
Molefi Kete Asante
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IEN/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Asante, Molefi Kete
Dewey number
960
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DT20
LC item number
.A83 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Africa
  • Africa
Label
The history of Africa : the quest for eternal harmony, Molefi Kete Asante
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The time of awakening. Africa and the origin of humanity -- The age of literacy. Africa and the beginning of civilization -- The rise of Kemet/Egypt -- The elements of early African civilization -- Governance and the political stability of Kemet -- The moment of realization. The emergence of the great river kingdoms -- The age of construction. The spread of classical empires and kingdoms -- The Sudanic empires: historians and their narratives -- Generators of traditional and contemporary Africa -- Societies of secrets and institutions -- The time of chaos. Arab and European missionaries, merchants, and mercenaries -- Resisting European and Arab slave traders -- The age of reconstruction. Africa regains consciousness in a Pan African explosion -- The time for consolidation. Africa consolidates independence -- Toward a United States of Africa without compromise: creation of the African Union
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
xvi, 481 pages
Isbn
9781138710382
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white), maps, portratis
System control number
(OCoLC)on1081397972
Label
The history of Africa : the quest for eternal harmony, Molefi Kete Asante
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The time of awakening. Africa and the origin of humanity -- The age of literacy. Africa and the beginning of civilization -- The rise of Kemet/Egypt -- The elements of early African civilization -- Governance and the political stability of Kemet -- The moment of realization. The emergence of the great river kingdoms -- The age of construction. The spread of classical empires and kingdoms -- The Sudanic empires: historians and their narratives -- Generators of traditional and contemporary Africa -- Societies of secrets and institutions -- The time of chaos. Arab and European missionaries, merchants, and mercenaries -- Resisting European and Arab slave traders -- The age of reconstruction. Africa regains consciousness in a Pan African explosion -- The time for consolidation. Africa consolidates independence -- Toward a United States of Africa without compromise: creation of the African Union
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
xvi, 481 pages
Isbn
9781138710382
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white), maps, portratis
System control number
(OCoLC)on1081397972

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