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Precolonial Black Africa free pdf Juxtaposes mediaeval West African societies with their European counterparts. Diop utilises primary sources (eg, 'Tarikh-as-Sudan' and 'Tarikh-al-Fettash') to illustrate the fundamental components of mediaeval West African civilisation and political organisation. Aspects of African culture that are generally regarded as 'non-African' are discussed, such as the existence of indigenous African scripts, the use of armour in African military regiments, in-depth university curricula, and even the possibility of pre-Columbian navigation to America. A must read for student of pre-colonial West African history.

About Cheikh Anta Diop

Cheikh Anta Diop was a Senegalese historian, anthropologist, and scholar ofAfrocentricity."

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Author : Cheikh Anta Diop
Publisher : A Cappella Books,U.S.
Data Published : 01 January 1987
ISBN : 1556520883
EAN : 9781556520884
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 240 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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