Topics in West African History by A. Adu Boahen, J. F. Ade Ajayi, Michael Tidy
  

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Topics in West African History by A. Adu Boahen, J. F. Ade Ajayi, Michael Tidy

It retains the clear and direct style which has made the first edition so popular with history students thrughout the world. It is an ideal single-volume introduction for all students of West African history and for the general reader. Features include: *24 chapters cover the entire history of West Africa from spread of Islam to the present day. * New maps illustrate the major themes of West African history. * Main Political facts of West Africa since independence are summarised in an easy-to-remember table.

About the Author

Prof Adu Boahen has been assisted in the preparation of this new edition by Prof J.F. Ade Ajayi, one of Nigeria's foremost historians, and by Michael Tidy who has a long experience of teaching African history in schools in Kenya and in Britain

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Format

Paperback
208 pages

Author

A. Adu Boahen, J. F. Ade Ajayi, Michael Tidy
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Publisher

Longman an imprint of Pearson Education Limited

Publication date

10th November 1986

ISBN

9780582585041


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