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Vol. I: Methodology & African Prehistory
Vol. II: Ancient Africa
Vol. III: Africa from the Seventh to the Eleventh Century
Vol. IV: Africa from the XIIth to the XVIth Century
Vol. V: Africa from the Sixteenth to the Eighteenth Century
Vol. VI: The Nineteenth Century until the 1880s
Vol. VII: Africa Under Colonial Domination 1880-1935
Vol.VIII: Africa Since 1935
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.
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Book Description Oct 08, 1993. Book Condition: D'occasion - Comme neuf. Vol. VIII : Africa since 1935, Heinemann/Unesco, 1993. Jaquette avec quelques légères traces, livre toilé état neuf par ailleurs. Envoi rapide et soigné dans enveloppe à bulles. Bookseller Inventory # 4A1B084
Book Description Oct 08, 1993. Book Condition: D'occasion - Comme neuf. Vol. VIII : Africa since 1935, Heinemann/Unesco, 1993. Jaquette avec quelques légères traces, livre toilé état neuf par ailleurs. Envoi rapide et soigné dans enveloppe à bulles. Bookseller Inventory # 4A1B084E
Book Description UNESCO and Heinemann Educational, Paris and Oxford, 1993. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Final volume (VIII) of UNESCO's General History of Africa. 99 black and white illustrations and photographs, as well as several maps and figures. 934 pages + 90 pages of appendices, bibliography and index. Among first 200 pages, previous owner has underlined passages in pencil, yellow highlighter, or orange ink. Remaining pages are clean and white. Brown cloth binding with blind stamp title on front cover and gilt title on spine. DJ is black and yellow with white titles on spine and front cover, and colour illustrations of African leaders on front cover. Tail of spine near back cover is torn. FINE/VG. Bookseller Inventory # 041317