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New encyclopedia of Africa John Middleton, editor in chief ; Joseph C. Miller, editor.

Contributor(s): Middleton, John, 1921- [editor.] | Miller, Joseph Calder [editor.] | Gale (Firm).
Series: Gale eBooks.Publisher: Detroit, Mich. : Charles Scribner's Sons, c2008Description: 1 online resource (5 v. (3082 p.)) : ill.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780684315577; 0684315572.Subject(s): Africa -- Encyclopedias | Africa -- History -- Encyclopedias | Africa -- Civilization -- Encyclopedias | Africa -- Social conditions -- Encyclopedias | Africa -- Politics and government -- Encyclopedias | Africa -- Economic conditions -- EncyclopediasGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: New encyclopedia of Africa.DDC classification: 960.03 Online resources: Available online to NMC users; click to view.
Contents:
v. 1. Abd al-Qadir-Cummings-John -- v. 2. Dakar-Hydrology -- v. 3. Ibadan-Mzilikazi -- v. 4. Nairobi-Symbols -- v. 5. Taboo and Sin-Zubayr, Index.
Summary: Addresses the entire history of African cultures from the pharaohs and the ancient civilizations of the south through the colonial era to the emergence of 53 independent countries, some of them newly emergent in world commerce and others deep in conflict. Covers issues facing the continent such as global development, the AIDS crisis, and international terrorism.
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GVRL-PMT Online DT3 EBOOK (Browse shelf) 1 Available online - NMC Login required 2019-236274

Includes bibliographical references and index.

v. 1. Abd al-Qadir-Cummings-John -- v. 2. Dakar-Hydrology -- v. 3. Ibadan-Mzilikazi -- v. 4. Nairobi-Symbols -- v. 5. Taboo and Sin-Zubayr, Index.

Addresses the entire history of African cultures from the pharaohs and the ancient civilizations of the south through the colonial era to the emergence of 53 independent countries, some of them newly emergent in world commerce and others deep in conflict. Covers issues facing the continent such as global development, the AIDS crisis, and international terrorism.

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