Middlemen of the Cameroons Rivers: The Duala and their Hinterland, c.1600-c.1960

Middlemen of the Cameroons Rivers: The Duala and their Hinterland, c.1600-c.1960

by Ralph A. Austen, Jonathan Derrick
     
 

A book about Duala 'middlemen', intermediaries between Europeans and their own hinterland over three centuries.See more details below

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A book about Duala 'middlemen', intermediaries between Europeans and their own hinterland over three centuries.

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"With a sure hand, the authors analyze Duala trading history with reference to the historiography of the more important trading communities of southeastern Nigeria. Their coverage of economic, political, social, and cultural changes will be of interest to scholars of a number of disciplines." David Northup, Journal of Interdisciplinary History

"...let us be grateful for their thorough history of the Duala which will not be superceded soon." Jan Vansina, American Historical Review

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521566643
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
01/28/2012
Series:
African Studies Series, #96
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
252
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.59(d)

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