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A History of Modern Africa: 1800 to the…

A History of Modern Africa: 1800 to the Present (Blackwell Concise History… (edition 2012)

by Richard J. Reid

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Title:A History of Modern Africa: 1800 to the Present (Blackwell Concise History of the Modern World)
Authors:Richard J. Reid
Info:Wiley-Blackwell (2012), Edition: 2, Paperback, 408 pages
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A History of Modern Africa: 1800 to the Present (Blackwell Concise History of the Modern World) by Richard J. Reid



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AFRICAN HISTORY. History of Modern Africa recounts the full breadth of the last two centuries of African history. Author Richard Reid takes us on a thought-provoking and illuminating journey through the slave trade and colonization to the rise of Islam, struggles for independence, and beyond. Readers will see how Africa's rich diversity began to re-emerge during the post-colonial era - and discover the contrasting periods of despair and hope that emerged with it. History of Modern Africa is an essential recounting of the turning points of Africa's past and the myriad strands of African culture that will shape its future.… (more)

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