The Resource A short history of Africa, Roland Oliver and J.D. Fage

A short history of Africa, Roland Oliver and J.D. Fage

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A short history of Africa
Title
A short history of Africa
Statement of responsibility
Roland Oliver and J.D. Fage
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Language
eng
Summary
Dramatic alterations in political power have corrected the once prevalent vision of a European-centered world. While the centers of European culture flourished, decayed and sprouted in turn, empires in Africa rose, ruled, resisted, and succumbed. Much of Africa's past has now been excavated from ignorance and error, revealing a rich and previously little-known human heritage. This classic work draws on the whole range of literature about Africa as well as evidence provided by archaeology, oral traditions, language relationships, and social institutions. It marshals the most authoritative views of African specialists into an absorbing narrative and puts forward original conclusions that take the study of Africa a stage further
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Summary
A concise view of general and regional developments in Africa since the Stone Age, with emphasis on the nineteenth and twentieth centuries
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10269408
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Midwest
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Oliver, Roland Anthony
Dewey number
960
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other
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Read by Geoffrey Howard
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1936-
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  • Fage, J. D
  • Howard, Geoffrey
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True
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Africa
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adult
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Label
A short history of Africa, Roland Oliver and J.D. Fage
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spoken word
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spw
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rdacontent.
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MWT10078410
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (9hr., 28 min.))
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  • online
  • electronic
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9781433299834
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audio
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rdamedia.
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT10078410
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
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10078410
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Label
A short history of Africa, Roland Oliver and J.D. Fage
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
other
Carrier category code
sz
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT10078410
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (9hr., 28 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781433299834
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT10078410
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
10078410
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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