The Peoples of the Middle Niger: The Island of Gold / Edition 1

The Peoples of the Middle Niger: The Island of Gold / Edition 1

by Roderick James Mcintosh
     
 

ISBN-10: 0631173617

ISBN-13: 9780631173618

Pub. Date: 10/23/1998

Publisher: Wiley

This book provides the first comprehensive history of the peoples of the Middle Niger written by an English-speaking scholar.  See more details below

Overview

This book provides the first comprehensive history of the peoples of the Middle Niger written by an English-speaking scholar.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780631173618
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
10/23/1998
Series:
Peoples of Africa Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
376
Product dimensions:
6.35(w) x 9.42(h) x 0.99(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

List of Plates.

List of Figures.

List of Maps.

Preface.

1. Riches Beyond Lucre, The Island of Gold.

2. The Dry Basins of the Middle Niger.

3. Historical Imagination: 4100 BP.

4. Peoples of the Four Live Basins.

5. Historical Imagination: 300 BC.

6. Penetration of the Deep Basins.

7. Historical Imagination: AD 400.

8. Prosperity and Cities.

9. Historical Imagination: AD 1000.

10. The Imperial Tradition.

11. Historical Imagination: AD 1472.

12. Epilogue: Resilience of an Original Civil Society?.

Bibliography.

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