Download e-book for iPad: African History through Sources: Volume 1, Colonial Contexts by Nancy J. Jacobs

By Nancy J. Jacobs

African heritage via assets recounts the historical past of colonial Africa via greater than a hundred fundamental resources produced through quite a few actors: traditional women and men, the informed elite, and colonial officers. together with respectable records, in addition to interviews, memoirs, lyrics, and images, the ebook balances insurance of the nation and financial system with cognizance to way of life, kin existence, and cultural switch. Entries are drawn from throughout sub-Saharan Africa, and plenty of were translated into English for the 1st time. Introductions to every resource and bankruptcy offer context and determine issues. African historical past via resources permits readers to investigate swap, comprehend views, and picture lifestyle in the course of a rare time.

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