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Fortunes of Africa free pdf In this vast and vivid panorama of history, Martin Meredith, bestselling author of The State of Africa, follows the fortunes of Africa over a period of 5,000 years. With compelling narrative, he traces the rise and fall of ancient kingdoms and empires- the spread of Christianity and Islam- the enduring quest for gold and other riches- the exploits of explorers and missionaries- and the impact of European colonisation. He examines, too, the fate of modern African states and concludes with a glimpse into their future. This is history on an epic scale.

About Martin Meredith

Martin Meredith is a journalist, biographer and historian who has written extensively on Africa and its recent history. He is the author of many books including The State of Africa: A History of the Continent Since Independence- Mugabe: Power, Plunder, and the Struggle for Zimbabwe, and Mandela: A Biography. He lives near Oxford.

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Author : Martin Meredith
Publisher : Simon
Data Published : 04 June 2015
ISBN : 1471135454
EAN : 9781471135453
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 768 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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